Credo Reference

Search or browse hundreds of full text encyclopaedias, dictionaries and fact books on any subject. Find images, videos and articles to help you start your research, complete your assignment or solve a crossword.


Credo Reference is a vast, online reference library, providing access to the full text of hundreds of highly regarded and popular titles. It brings the facts alive with images, sound files, animations, videos and much more. Find speedy, simple answers and authoritative, in-depth articles.

This resource also contains dictionaries, bilingual dictionaries, thesauri, encyclopaedias, quotations and atlases, plus a wide range of subject-specific titles covering everything from accounting to zoology, via maps, math, management, martial arts, media studies, medicine, mountains, moons, music, multimedia, mythology.


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  • Rich reference content: find text, images and sound files, build data tables and more
  • Millions of cross-reference links that connect text, images, and sound files in unique and surprising ways
  • The concept map tool, which provides a complete overview of a topic
  • Citations can be formatted in APA, MLA, or Chicago Manual of Style formats

  1. Connect with Credo Reference and enter your library card and PIN number when prompted.
  2. From the login landing page, you can utilise the search functionality by selecting either a basic, image or topic search and as well a mind map.
  3. The search functionality also enables searching by Subject.
  4. If you want to find a book, select it from the navigation menu and browse alphabetically or enter the title to search or select a subject. Click here to view title list.

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