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General Reference: Encyclopedias

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Encyclopedias

  • Artcyclopedia
    An encyclopedia featuring art and artists.
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  • Info Please Encyclopedia
    A comprehensive resource of electronic information from the Columbia Encyclopedia, Sixth Edition. You can search by topic or keyword.
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What's an Encyclopedia?

"a work that contains information on all branches of knowledge or treats comprehensively a particular branch of knowledge usually in articles arranged alphabetically often by subject"

From Merriam-Webster's Online Dictionary

The Landing School