Reference

Encyclopedias

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* New Zealand

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* Britannica Library: Adults
The complete 32-volume Encyclopdia Britannica online. Also has a teen version and a kids version. Search articles, photographs, drawings, maps, flags and more.
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* Credo Reference
Over 600 searchable and browsable reference books from a collection of the world's leading publishers, including Bloomsbury, Collins, Penguin and Thames and Hudson.
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* Oxford Reference Online
Brings together 200 language and subject dictionaries and reference works into a single cross-searchable resource.
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* World Book Web
The online version of the popular children's and young adult encyclopædia World Book. It is made up of seven distinct products: World Book Online for Kids, World Book Online Info Finder, World Book Online Reference Centre, Enciclopedia Estudiantil Hallazgos, and Inventions and Discoveries.
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* Crystal Reference Encyclopedia
Published by Penguin, 2001. Electronic Resource from Credo reference.
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* Encyclopedias @ Credo referenceplus
A collection of Encyclopedias.
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* The Hutchinson Encyclopedia
Published by Helicon, 2001. Electronic Resource from Credo reference.
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* Canadian Encyclopedia
contains the complete text of the acclaimed Canadian Encyclopedia in English and French
* Columbia Encyclopedia
Sixth Edition. 2001 From Bartleby.com
* Encyclopedia Mythica
Mythology, mysticism and folklore from around the world. Provides articles, images, genealogy tables and correct pronunciations.
* The Skeptic's Dictionary
From abracadabra to zombis. Over 400 skeptical definitions and essays on occult, paranormal, supernatural and pseudoscientific ideas and practices with references to the best skeptical literature .
* symbols.com
An encyclopedia of graphic signs and symbols ("western non-pictorial ideograms"). More than 2500 symbols that you can search by word index or by graphic characteristic. Includes articles on meanings and histories.
* whatis.com
contains over 2,000 individual encyclopedic definition/topics about information technology, especially about the Internet and computers.
* wikipedia