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Reference works


Are you writing an essay or reading texts in different languages? Here are a few ebooks  and tools that may be useful.


WordFinder − an online tool with dictionaries on several languages, for example Swedish-English and English-Swedish dictionaries from Norstedts.


To use the WordFinder app or download WordFinder to your own computer you have to create a user account. Go to "Personal Account" in WordFinder and follow the instructions. 

Manuals and quickguides.

The program WordFinder is also installed on the computers in the library.

Britannica online

Encyclopedia Britannica is also available as an app for Iphone and Ipad.


Check spelling and grammar

Assistive software available on student computers at Malmö University, that can also be downloaded on your own computer (applicable for students and staff). 

  • StavaRex, powerful spell checker for people writing in Swedish
  • SpellRight, spell checker for people writing in English

Other dictionaries

Reference works

You find reference works on a wide variety of subjects in Libsearch, here's a few tips:

Social science theories


Anatomical images

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