Databases: Encyclopedia

  • by Britannica

    Type: Reference

    Description: Britannica Online is the Internet version of the Encyclopedia Britannica, the world's premier encyclopedia. It consists of a fully searchable and browsable collection of authoritative references, including Britannica's latest article database (hundreds of articles not found in the print version), Merriam-Webster's Collegiate Dictionary (Tenth edition), the Britannica Book of the Year, and thousands of links to other web sites selected by Britannica editors. For biographical information, type in the person's name in the search box.


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  • Credo Reference Works

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    by Credo

    Type: Reference

    Description: Credo is a collection of more than 160 reference works. Credo includes encyclopedias, dictionaries, thesauri and books of quotations, not to mention a range of subject-specific titles covering everything from art to accountancy and literature to law. You may search all of the reference works at once, or you may choose to search only those in one subject (e.g., Music) or search only one special reference work. Searches supported include exact phrasing and boolean searching.


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  • by Oxford

    Type: Reference

    Description: Oxford Reference Online brings together language and subject reference works from one of the largest reference publishers into a single cross-searchable resource. The Core Collection contains over 100 dictionary, language reference, and subject reference works published by Oxford University Press. It is a fully-indexed, cross-searchable database of these books. The Premium Collection, to which we subscribe, offers all of the above, plus added functionality and more detailed information across a broad subject range from titles in the Oxford Companions Series, to enhance the coverage already provided by the Core Collection. You can search all of the reference works at once, or you may search individual books.


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