Databases by Format: Encyclopedias


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Credo Reference Online

Collection includes over 650 titles with emphasis on subject encyclopedias, dictionaries, atlases, and reference handbooks. Also included are over short reference videos, high-resolution art images, photographs and maps across all subject areas. 

Encyclopedia Britannica Online

Provides access to reference information from the Encyclopedia Britannica and the Merriam-Webster's Collegiate Dictionary, as well reputable web sites on multidisciplinary topics. 

Encyclopedia of Life

Provides reference information on the 1.9 million living species known to science. 

The Encyclopedia of Earth

Provides reference information about the Earth, its natural environments, and their interaction with society.

Oxford Reference

Access to Oxford University Pressís DictionariesCompanions and EncyclopediasOxford Reference is the premier online reference product, spanning 25 different subject areas. 

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