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a guide for study and scholarship at Dalhousie.

Key Databases and Journals

Reference Works

Reference materials may include dictionaries, atlases, encyclopedias, indices, almanacs, and other similar materials. 

JJ Stewart Reference Room (main floor Killam Library) 

Reference materials in the JJ Stewart Reference Room are for in-library use only.

Place Names of Atlantic Canada REF F 1035.8 H35 1996
Encyclopedia of Newfoundland and Labrador (5 vol) REF F 1121.4 E53 v.1-5
Dictionary of Newfoundland and Labrador Biography REF F 11.21.8 D52 1990


Killam Collection 

Online Reference Works 

Primary Sources