Encyclopedia Britannica Academic Edition

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ENCYCLOPEDIA BRITANNICA ACADEMIC EDITION

Encyclopedia Britannica Online database is an analog of the full printed edition in which it is possible to search in all entries simultaneous, browse alphabetically or by subject.

Britannica Image Quest allows access to 3 000 000 high resolution images from the collections of Mondadori ElectaNewscomNational GeographicGetty Images, Bridgeman Art Library etc.

This database provides information about important events, achievements, recognizable persons and world news.

The electronic version of the encyclopedia gives an insight into latest news from The New York TimesBBS News and SBS World News, as well as an interactive world atlas with maps and articles about continents, areas, demographic indicators etc.

Merriam-Webster's Dictionary allows to search for word explanations and definitions.

The Quotation section allows to search with different quotes.

In the Britannica Blog section authors are enabled to give their opinion, exchange thoughts and ideas about scientific and investigatory issues.

Accessible in all reading rooms, for NLL readers also outside National Library of Latvia