Britannica

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Annals of American History: "A year-by-year documentary of American thought and action."

Britannica Online: Britannica's online encyclopedias.

  • Britannica Academic: "Fast and easy access to high-quality, comprehensive information." Britannica Academic includes content from World Data Analyst.
  • Britannica Moderna: Formerly known as the "Enciclopedia Universal en Español," this is Britannica's online Spanish-language encyclopedia for "older students" (as opposed to Britannica Escolar, which is appropriate for primary and middle school-aged students).
  • Britannica Online Japan: "The most extensive Japanese language resource for high school and university students available."
  • Britannica ImageQuest: "Lesson plans, assignments, and projects to life with over three million images from 62 leading collections…and growing!" ImageQuest integrates with Britannica Academic subscriptions, "which offers a streamlined ability to explore millions of related images right from the search results page." ImageQuest is available in English, French, Arabic, Japanese, Portuguese, Spanish, Turkish, and Welsh.

Merriam-Webster Unabridged: Formerly known as "Webster's Third New Int'l Online Dictionary," Merriam-Webster Unabridged is built on a foundation of that dictionary and includes additional features such as vocabulary quizzes, "Ask the Editor" videos, and more.

Original Sources: "Instant access to an extensive, continuously increasing collection of over 420,000 e-Works of classic, primary source, and general reference materials in twelve subject areas: World History, U.S. History, Political Science, Law, Literature, Science, Mathematics, Social Science, Philosophy, Religion, Language, and Language Arts."

World Data Analyst: "Quick and easy comparisons of the countries of the world." World Data Analyst content is included in Britannica Academic.

Platform: 

Britannica

Access Details: 
Unlimited Authorized Users, Unlimited Concurrent Access, IP Authentication, Remote Access
Content Types: 
Data, Full-Text, Images, Reference

Usage Stats

SUSHI: 
Yes
Counter: 
Yes

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