How do I... find a quotation?
Gale Virtual Reference Library CU - Search various quotation dictionaries
Quotations at Bartleby.com - Search Bartlett's Familiar Quotations (1919), Simpson's Contemporary Quotations (1988), The Columbia World of Quotations (1996) and Respectfully Quoted: A Dictonary of Citations (1989)
Quotations Page - Over 25,000 quotations from 3,000+ authors
The Norlin Reference Stacks has many print volumes that include quotations from a variety of sources. Here is a short list of some of the titles available:
|Bartlett's Familiar Quotations (2002)||PN6081 .B27 2002|
|New Penguin Dictionary of Modern Quotations (2003)||PN6081 .N498 2003|
|Encarta Book of Quotations (2000)||PN6081 .E53 2000|
|Quotations for All Occasions (2000)||PN6084.O3 Q68 2000|
|Random House Webster's Quotationary (1999)||PN6081 .R29 1999|
|Famous Lines||PN6081 .A656 1997|
There are many more print volumes available, including many on quotations on specific topics or from particular groups (examples: war and conflict, Supreme Court, women, African Americans, Hispanics, etc). You can search Chinook for "quotation" in the Reference Collection, or go to the Reference Stacks shelves under the call number PN 6081.
You can also browse Chinook by subject categories to find a specific type of quotation
Updated 6/08 SA