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Annals of American History

Read the original words of more than 1,500 authors who made and analyzed American history through their speeches, writings, memoirs, poems, and interviews.

Britannica Academic

The rich combination of the insightful Encyclopædia Britannica plus Merriam-Webster, magazines and periodicals, and other research tools provides the variety of reliable sources that students need to consult when conducting thorough research—all from one site.

Global Reference Center

This extensive collection of Encyclopædia Britannica’s foreign language content offers trustworthy information in Spanish, Japanese, Korean, simplified Chinese, and French.


Nearly 3 million rights-cleared images from over 50 of the best collections in the world are now available from one site—Britannica ImageQuest.

Merriam-Webster Unabridged

America’s largest, most comprehensive dictionary is revised for today’s teacher, librarians, and student.

Original Sources

Original Sources is a compilation of more than 350,000 primary source documents written by history’s greatest minds and recorded in the authors’ original words.

Spanish Reference Center

Spanish Reference Center delivers two reference and learning products in one—one age-appropriate resource for elementary learners and another for more advanced users.

Universalis Online

Have fun exploring the largest French-language reference resource with an encyclopedia, world atlas, timelines, dictionary, original source documents, and a guide to select Web sites.

World Data Analyst

This rich trove of current and historical statistics on the countries of the world makes historical and cross-national comparisons easy.