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Encyclopedias and Reference Resources


These encyclopedias are by subscription and need a password to access from home

World Book Online Encyclopedia

Britannica School

Dictionaries and Thesauri
This site has a dictionary, several encyclopedias, quotations, and other useful reference links
Dictionary and Thesaurus

Word lists, dictionaries and thesauri for over 130 languages.

Video Reference

Open Vault: Interviews with Famous People : Open Vault provides online access to unique and historically important content produced by public television station WGBH for individual and classroom learning. The ever-expanding site contains video excerpts, searchable transcripts, a select number of complete interviews for purchase, and resource management tools.