Use Discover! above or the resources below to get the information you need for assignments.
To schedule individualized research assistance appointments, visit the TracCloud self-serve dashboard in MyIvy and select "Research Assistance" as the reason for your appointment.
Give the Oxford English Dictionary a try.
Known as "an unsurpassed guide for researchers in any discipline to the meaning, history, and usage of over 500,000 words and phrases," the OED is wonderful tool for understanding the nature of language.