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Encyclopedia Britannica Online (Academic ed.)
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Description
Containing over 100,000 encyclopedia articles, Encyclopedia Britannica Online provides comprehensive coverage in all academic disciplines.

With content designed specifically colleges and universities, this database is an excellent resource for background information on projects in history, arts, society, humanities, geography, science and technology. Britannica Online incorporates all articles from the print set with interactive, online features to offer a dynamic online resource:

  • Merriam-Webster's Collegiate Dictionary and Thesaurus
  • Current full text magazine and journal articles
  • Live news feeds from the New York Times
  • Maps, photos, illustrations, video and multimedia clips
  • World Data Analyst tool to compare countries and create graphs and charts
  • Links to recommended websites
  • Notable Quotations and Gateway to the Classics



Resource Type
Database  
Coverage Type
Full Text (Complete Database)  
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Subject(s)
Dictionaries, Encyclopedias, Thesauri, etc., General  
Audience(s)
Undergraduate, Graduate  
Vendor or Contributor
Encyclopedia Britannica  
Notes
Original interface  
Access Restrictions
Access restricted to current Utica College students, faculty and staff.