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  • robin [dot] canuel [at] mcgill [dot] ca (Email) 514-398-4698
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  • Catalogue record

Sources for Background Information

Dictionnaires de langue française

Le français québécois

Dictionnaires français-anglais

Dictionnaires terminologiques

Dictionnaires visuels

Les synonymes

D'autres dictionnaires bilingues

Les verbes

L'usage

Les encyclopédies

Searching the Library Catalogue

Use the basic word(s) anywhere or advanced keyword search in the library catalogue. You can search using words like - roman, canad?, grammaire etc.

Note that it is not necessary to use diacritics such as ^ ` ¨ when searching the catalogue.

Search tips

Truncation symbol: ? e.g. quebec? will retrieve catalogue records containing the words québec, québécois, québécoise, quebec's, etc.
Phrase searching: "___" e.g. "litterature quebecoise" will retrieve catalogue records containing the words littérature québécoise as a phrase
Boolean operators: (), AND, OR, NOT
default: AND
e.g. litterature AND (quebecoise OR acadienne) will retrieve catalogue records containing the word littérature AND either québécoise OR acadienne

Core Databases and Periodical Indexes

Les nouvelles

Les revues et les périodiques

Selected Internet Sites

Sites de nouvelles

Sites pour apprendre et pratiquer le français

Other Resources

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