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Britannica Academic edition delivers access to high-quality, comprehensive information. The rich combination of the Encyclopedia Britannica plus MerriamWebster’s Collegiate Dictionary, magazines and periodicals, e-books, primary source documents, multimedia resources, and many other databases and research tools provides the variety of reliable sources that students need to consult when conducting thorough research.

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An online reference library providing access to hundreds of reference books including encyclopedias, dictionaries, thesauri and books of quotations, plus a range of subject-specific titles covering everything from art to accountancy and literature to law.
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Europa World Plus is the online version of the Europa World Year Book, the indispensable source of information on world-wide affairs. First published in 1926, the year book is renowned as one of the world's leading reference works, covering political and economic information in over 250 countries and territories. Also includes a comprehensive listing of more than 2,000 international organizations.

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The meaning, history and pronunciation of over 500,000 words, both present and past, from across the English-speaking world. Includes the usage of words, etymological analysis, and variant spellings. Shows pronunciation using the International Phonetic Alphabet.
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Access around 200 language and subject reference works from Oxford University Press in a single cross-searchable resource.
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World Who's Who brings together current and hard-to-find biographical information on more than 60,000 of the most gifted, famous and influential men and women in all fields.