General encyclopaedias and dictionaries are available in the Library and are listed in BEAST.
These publications are accessible in the Sciences et Société (Science and Society) area at call number (031). Of note is that language dictionaries can be borrowed for a period of 3 days.
Specialised encyclopaedias and dictionaries are classified directly under the discipline in question.
Complementing the printed stock on offer and available at the Library, there is also a wide choice of encyclopaedias and dictionaries in electronic format available on the EPFL computer network (on the campus site or by way of the VPN).