eLibrary

R&R – Encyclopedias & Almanacs

Library Resources

  • Reference Books Online Gale Virtual Reference Library – This database contains a wide variety of books including such diverse sources as: the Encyclopedia of Business and Finance, Encyclopedia of Clothing and Fashion and U*X*L Encyclopedia of Science. Find authoritative information on a large number of topics. It’s like having a tall stack of reference books at your fingertips! Try these tutorials: 1) Basics, 2) Browse & Search, 3) Download PDF to Your eReader
  • Scholastic GO! An encyclopedia for grades 4 – 8. Includes information on animals, U.S. states, countries, science, and more. This is a compilation of the former databases: Amazing Animals, America the Beautiful, Lands and Peoples, New Book of Popular Science, Grolier Encyclopedia, and Encyclopedia Americana.
  • World Book Encyclopedia More than 25,000 encyclopedia articles for students from grades 4-12.

 

Websites

  • Wikipedia A free encyclopedia with millions of articles contributed collaboratively using Wiki software, in dozens of languages.