Monday, March 3, 2008

More Than Words

ODLIS: Online Dictionary for Library and Information Science: "ODLIS includes not only the terminology of the various specializations within library science and information studies but also the vocabulary of publishing, printing, binding, the book trade, graphic arts, book history, literature, bibliography, telecommunications, and computer science when, in the author's judgment, a definition might prove helpful to librarians and information specialists in their work."

You don't have to be in need of a library word to use this dictionary. Just choose a letter of the alphabet to browse. You'll find plenty of words that have "click here" links to examples. Among them, I've found such diverse things as: