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Online Encyclopedias and Collections of Encyclopedias
African American Studies Center
Reference works, articles, primary sources, and images related to African American history and culture.
Encyclopedia Britannica Online
The online version of the classic encyclopedia, with graphs, photos and movies. Supplemented with the Merriam-Webster Dictionary and Thesaurus, a world atlas, a timeline, and a year in review feature.
Gale Virtual Reference Library
Gale Virtual Reference is a collection of reference "e-books" that is searchable just like a database. The collection is made up of authoritative and respected subject encyclopedias and more.
Oxford Reference Online
A collection of electronic reference books published by Oxford, including bilingual dictionaries, English dictionaries and reference tools, subject-specific dictionaries, and quotation books.
Sage Knowledge eReference
Electronic reference items (encyclopedias, handbooks, and dictionaries) from Sage on a variety of topics, particularly Psychology and Sociology.