Subject Specific Dictionaries/Encyclopedias: This is a small sample of the hundreds of print and online dictionaries and encyclopedias available at Stanford. To find more, try a keyword search in the Searchworks catalog for Dictionary (or Encyclopedia) + your topic.
Statistics: Use statistics, almanacs and yearbooks when you want to find numbers or facts on a topic. Almanacs contain facts and statistics, focusing on a particular country or subject area. Yearbooks contain facts and statistics from a particular year. Here are some recommended sources. To find more, type your topic in the Searchworks catalog search box and add "almanac" or "yearbook" to your search.