Skip to Main Content
Responsive image
Libraries Research Guides

How Do I Find?

  Electronic Encyclopedias



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 
chat loading...