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Britannica Online is our newest database, and it provides a wealth of high-quality information, literally at your fingertips. It offers an amazing range of features, including thousands of articles, images, maps and multimedia; a daily “This Day in History” feed;  timelines;  news feeds;  and a personal workspace where students can save their research, then access it from any computer.

Our subscription allows access to 3 different levels of content – senior, middle school and junior – so feel free to use these with other members of your family as well.  Take a look at some of the features offered here – Britannica Tour pdf – and then access this encyclopedia through the Library Database page in MyGrammar.

Also visit the Britannica Toolbox at http://newsletters.britannica.com/toolbox/ for free newsletters, RSS feeds, Google search boost, Twitter stream, EB on Facebook, online games, and an iPhone app.  Britannica Concise is available from iTunes for $29.95, or visit http://m.eb.com on your mobile phone to access an abbreviated version.

To view some of the videos available, Encyclopedia Britannica’s YouTube channel can be found at http://www.youtube.com/britannica