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Database Highlight: Britannica Library

Database Highlight: Britannica Library


Looking for a way to find out more information on a topic or a person in history? Britannica Library is a great place to start! Users are given the option to search under Children (Level 1 - lower level information), Young Adults (Level 2 - Slightly higher information), and Reference Center (Level 3 - higher level articles). A search on will pull up:


  • Articles - Basic text information about your topic

  • Images - Pictures of people, posters from that time or about your person, maps, and more!

  • Videos - Documentaries, speeches, and videos about your topic.

  • Dictionary - Will offer simple definitions of an topic, word, or related person.

  • Magazines - Articles from different magazines for even more information.

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