Chronological origin and development of Odia dictionaries (1811-2012) as a source of reference and information services: A critical analysis

Sudhir Kumar Beura and Pitambara Padhi (pp. 251-267)
Attempts to know as to how much lexical literature in Odia language have been produced to build up the Odia vocabulary. Examines the history and development of early Odia dictionaries. Analyses in detail the feature of Odia dictionaries published during the period 1811 to 2012. Suggests the need for multi volume dictionaries in Odia on different subjects particularly science and technology.