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Abbreviations, Acronyms, and Initialisms

Resource NameDescriptionWho Can Access
Acronyms, Initialisms and Abbreviations Dictionary (via Gale EBooks) Acronyms, Initialisms and Abbreviations Dictionary 34th ed., 4 vols, 2005. CSUDH Students Only
Scientific Acronyms, Symbols and Abbreviations Scientific and Technical Acronyms, Symbols and Abbreviations is a searchable, online resource published as an adjunct to content on Wiley InterScience. Anyone Can Use
Abbreviations.com 'The world's largest and most comprehensive directory and search engine for acronyms, abbreviations and initialisms on the Internet. Abbreviations.com holds hundreds of thousands of entries organized by a large variety of categories from computing and the Web to governmental, medicine and business and it is expanding daily.' Anyone Can Use