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Encyclopedia Britannica

This is the online version of the popular print encyclopedia. You must be using a college-owned computer in order use this database.

If you do not have access to a college-owned computer, you may be interested in the free web version However, be aware that the free version does not have nearly the amount of full-text coverage that the paid for version offers.

In addition to encyclopedia articles, this database offers access to the Merriam-Webster Collegiate Dictionary and a Collegiate Thesaurus.