HEINONLINEThe AJL's subscription to HeinOnline (Legal Classics collection) provides access to several historical dictionaries.
LEXISLIBRARYThe AJL's subscription to Lexis(R)Library provides access to selected reference works such as Halsbury's Laws of England (encyclopaedic work) and Words and Phrases Legally Defined (multi-volume dictionary).
OXFORD REFERENCE ONLINEOxford Reference provides access to Encyclopaedic Dictionary of International Law (3rd edition) and Oxford International Encyclopedia of Legal History.
THOMSON REUTERS WESTLAWThe AJL's subscription to Thomson Reuters Westlaw provides access to selected reference works such as Black's Law Dictionary (Garner 2014). Note: Black's is a US reference work.
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CREDO REFERENCEThe AJL's subscription to Credo Reference includes Collins Dictionary of Law (2006) and Dictionary of Law (2007).
OXFORD ENGLISH DICTIONARY (OED ONLINE)This dictionary covers words from across the English-speaking world, from North America to South Africa, from Australia and New Zealand to the Caribbean. It also offers etymological analysis and lists variant spellings, as well as illustrates pronunciation using the International Phonetic Alphabet.