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Encyclopedia Britannica Online
Alternate Title(s)
Britannica Online  
Over 100,000 encyclopedia articles in full text, Encyclopedia Britannica Online Academic Edition via Utica College subscription provides comprehensive coverage in all academic disciplines for basic research.

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
Coverage Type
Full Text (Complete Database)  
Coverage Dates
Dictionaries, Encyclopedias, Thesauri, etc., General  
Undergraduate, Graduate  
Vendor or Contributor
Encyclopedia Britannica direct from EB  
Academic Edition  
Access Restrictions
Access restricted to current Utica College students, faculty and staff.  


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