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  Electronic Encyclopedias

 

GVRL E

Gale Virtual Reference Library is a group of encyclopedias and specialized reference sources for multidisciplinary research. 

 

To search for e-books in the libraries' catalog, begin your search at Advanced Search. Choose Material Type as "E-RESOURCE"

General Encyclopedias

Funk & Wagnalls New World Encyclopedia:  provides over 25,000 encyclopedic entries covering a variety of subject areas.

 

World Book Web:  contains full text encyclopedia articles, featuring several versions of the World Book Encyclopedia for students of different grade levels as well as French and Spanish language versions.

Subject Encyclopedias

Click on the subjects below to see a listing of the encyclopedias, in print and electronic, for that subject.

     
Anthropology   History of Psychology
     
Architecture   Literature & Language
     
Art   Mathematics
     
Biology   Music
     
Chemistry   Philosophy
     
Communication   Physical Therapy
     
Education   Physics
     
Engineering   Psychology
     
Ethnic Studies   Religion
     
Geology   Science & Technology
     
Health Sciences   Sociology
     
Medicine   Woman & Gender Studies