Encyclopaedias and dictionaries

General, language and specialized dictionaries, as well as encyclopedias, are available at the EPFL Library, in print and online formats.

Printed dictionaries

About fifty general and language dictionaries are available in the Sciences et Société area of the Library under the call number (031). They are all listed in the BEAST catalog. These documents can be borrowed during 7 days. Loans can be extended up to 5 times.

Specialized encyclopedias and dictionaries are classified directly under the discipline concerned.

Online dictionaries and encyclopedias

In addition to the printed offer available at the Library, many encyclopedias and dictionaries are available online (access via VPN) from the BEAST catalog.


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