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Encyclopedias

Encyclopaedia Britannica
[ http://www.britannica.com/ ]

Searchable database of articles, biographies, videos, images and web sites. Also offers books, CD's, DVD's, blog, press room and online store.

Encyclopedia of Life Sciences
[ http://www.els.net/ ]

Providing more than 4,300 commissioned and peer reviewed articles on life sciences topics. Includes special features, news and ordering.

Hutchinson Encyclopedia
[ http://encyclopedia.farlex.com/ ]

Resource of words, articles, photos and illustrations, sound files, animations and videos. Also offers quotations, historical documents, chronologies, atlas, tools and feedback.

Information Sphere
[ http://www.informationsphere.com/ ]

Online encyclopedia and search engine for more than 5,700 terms and definitions categorized by alphabet and topic. Also offers newsletter and images.

Probert Encyclopaedia
[ http://www.probert-encyclopaedia.co.uk/ ]

Online encyclopedia offering a database of more than 235,000 interlinked references categorized by topic. Also includes illustrations, FAQ's and e-Books downloads.