World Book Online

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Easy-to-understand information for all ages

World Book Online Encyclopedia contains reliable information with links to related websites and magazine articles. Includes an atlas. Incorporates sounds, pictures, videos and animations to make the information come alive. This resource is great for students of all ages.

For early learners and children

  • Virtual exhibits on creatures great and small.
  • Tools to compare and explore geography, biographies and cultures.
  • Science projects and other hands-on ideas that support STEAM initiatives.
  • Educational games, puzzles and crafts.

For teens and adults

Full-text of the World Book Encyclopedia, Dictionary and Atlas.

Includes text entries, maps, tables, sound clips, images, videos and special reports. Downloadable eBooks from the E-book Centre includes fiction and non-fiction titles with selections in nine languages. 

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