Encyclopedias & Dictionaries

Literati Public

Over 3 million full-text entries in subjects such as health, history, literature, languages, technology, and science.  Includes over 500,000 images, audio and video clips.  Homework Help includes live tutoring in math, reading & writing for grades 3-12. Click on the "Homework Help" tab at the far right of your screen, Monday –Thursday 3 to 9pm; Saturday 9am-3pm. (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 can search or browse arts, geography, language arts, mathematics, religion, science, social studies, sports. The 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