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Online Dictionaries, Encyclopedias & Research
AP Stylebook Online
This online version of the official Associated Press Stylebook is searchable, customizable and updated regularly. It offers writing guidelines for spelling, usage, punctuation and style.
Britannica Online for Kids
Offers thousands of articles, images, videos and more to help students from kindergarten through high school learn about the world.
Britannica Online Reference Center
The Encyclopedia Britannica online, plus a dictionary, thesaurus, world atlas, the full text of current magazine and journal articles, live feeds from a variety of news sources and much more.