Encyclopedia aggregator and one-stop-shop for academic information

answers.com – Aggregator

Featuring 100,000 scholarly articles

britannica.com – Encyclopedia

Featuring 100,000 scholarly articles

britannica.com – Encyclopedia

Columbia’s online encyclopedia offers 57,000 entries.

factmonster.com – Encyclopedia

Featuring 20,000 topics and 2,500 images Search field at bottom of page

computerlanguage.com – Computers

Provides access to encyclopedia entries on thousands of topics


Premier encyclopedia covering mythology, folklore and religion

pantheon.org – Mythology

Database of scientific information on and photographs of known species

eol.org – Biology

2,500 western signs and ideograms grouped by graphic characteristics.

symbols.com – Symbols

Digital collection of scientific and cultural texts, images, videos, and sounds


Source for easy-to-understand explanations of how things work howstuffworks.com – Science

Encyclopedia aggregator Sources include Columbia Encyclopedia and Wikipedia.

reference.com – Aggregator

Encyclopedia of more than 3,000 famous people and fictional characters

who2.com – Famous People

Find more than 6,000,000 English entries, written and edited by users.

wikipedia.org – Encyclopedia

Traditional encyclopedia in print since 1917 Subscription required.

worldbook.com – Encyclopedia

Archive of primary materials from cultures around the world.

wdl.org – Encyclopedia