Reference books are books that are intended to be looked upon to find information on specific matters instead of reading a book from beginning to end.
Where do you find reference books?
You can find them normally in libraries, where you can look at them but not check them out. Also, you find digital reference books on the Internet.
How do you use reference books?
Reference books are usually alphabetically organized, so you just look at the top of the page for key words and find where your word/topic fits in. Also, if it is not organized alphabetically, look in the index or table of contents.
What can you find in a reference book?
You can find in depth and vague information, definitions and pronunciations, personal information, and much more.
Dictionary, Encyclopedia, Almanac, Directory, Handbook, Atlas, Thesaurus, and much more.
Here are some examples of reference books:
Well, that's all there is to know about reference books right now.