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Scandinavian Studies: Reference Works

Library materials, information access and ideas for researching topics in Scandinavian Studies.

Reference Works for Scandinavian Studies

Language Dictionaries & Guides

    • Danish Dictionary: English-Danish / Danish-English
      Hum Ref PD 3640 .D36
    • Haugen, Norwegian-English Dictionary
      Hum Ref PD 2691 .N6
    • Prisma's Modern Swedish-English and English-Swedish Dictionary
      Hum Ref PD 5640 .M558

Literary Reference Works

    • Dictionary of Scandinavian Literature
      Hum Ref PT 7063 .D5

Historical & Political Reference Works

    • Nordstrom, Dictionary of Scandinavian History
      Soc Sci Ref DL 43 .D53

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