Library Tools- encyclopedias Subject Guide - University Libraries, University of Hartford
Funk & Wagnalls New World Encyclopedia
Basic encyclopedia with brief information about a broad range of topics. Full text.
Perfect starting point for all things Canadian.
Search or browse for short factual articles. Extensive cross references and links to additional sources (some of which charge fees).
How Stuff Works
Illustrated explanations of how things work in the world around us. Clear and easy to understand.
Search for or browse for information from Information Please Almanacs, a dictionary, and the Columbia Encyclopedia. Includes extensive biographical information. Special daily features.
Library of Economics and Liberty
Online books and essays (mostly classics) in Economics as well as opinion, links to economic data and institutions, and other recommended links.