Online Resources: Britannica
Need to do research for a class assignment? Going on a trip and want to know more about the place you’re going to? Start your research with the online version of Britannica, new to WCCLS! Read more...
Read an overview of its features at http://library.cedarmill.org/readers/research/BritannicaTour.pdf
EB Online Reference provides 24/7 access to the vast resources of the Encyclopedia Britannica plus the Merriam-Webster dictionary and thesaurus - all with your library card. In addition to traditional encyclopedia entries, you’ll find images, videos, a world atlas, Spanish-English dictionary, and notable quotations.
EB Online for Kids is a bright and friendly interface to a world of authoritative, reliable content, including Compton's Encyclopedia, Elementary Encyclopedia and Dictionary, Geography Explorer, Animal Kingdom, A-Z Browse, World Atlas, and Biographies. Look for the “EBOnline For Kids” logo in the top right corner.
The Britannica is replacing the World Book Encyclopedia Online in our list of online resources. Britannica offers the same content with a more updated and clear interface, and World Book, as before, will be available in print in libraries across Washington County.