CBC Library Reference Databases
- Search Oxford Reference: Search 5 dictionaries of quotations. See the 2-minute tutorial below.
- Notable Quotations, by Subject - Britannica
- Yale Book of Quotations - ebrary (use the "Search Document" search box on the right to search within this ebook.)
NOTE: When searching books of quotations use single keywords that represent the broad themes of your speech, not the specific keywords that you would use to search for information. For instance, if you were doing a speech on health insurance:
- Good thematic keywords - health, illness, doctor
- Too specific - health insurance, medicaid, healthcare costs
Citing an Article in a Book of Quotations in MLA Style