Encyclopedias & Dictionaries

Literati Public

A core collection of over 3 million full-text entries in subjects such as health, history, literature, languages, technoogy, and science.  Includes over 500,000 images, audio and video clips. 
Literati Public Homework Help: Live tutoring in math, reading & writing for grades 3-12, Monday – Thursday 3:00 - 9:00 pm; Saturday 9:00 am - 3:00 pm. (Provided by Find It Virginia)

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Kids InfoBits

 Highly visual, guided research tools for students in Kindergarten through Grade 5. (Provided by Find It Virginia)

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Encyclopaedia Britannica Kids

 Kids search or browse arts, geography, language arts, mathematics, religion, science, social studies, sports. Student Center includes How to Write a Research Paper and more.

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1-800-621-3900 ext. 7160

Encyclopaedia Britannica (Spanish)

 En espanol, Spanish-language articles.

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(800) 323-1229

Encyclopaedia Britannica

 The classic encyclopedia, plus Internet Guide, Merriam Webster Dictionary & Thesaurus, video and media collection, World Atlas, Year in Review, and Timeline.

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1.800.621.3900