What are the reference materials found in a library?

The difference types of reference materials that can be found in a library include:

  • Atlases
  • Almanacs
  • Bibliographies
  • Biographical resources
  • Chronologies
  • Concordances
  • Dictionaries
  • Encyclopaedias (both general and subject-specific)
  • Gazetteers
  • Genealogies
  • Globes
  • Government documents
  • Handbooks
  • Indexes
  • Manuals
  • Maps
  • Thesauri
  • Yearbooks