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Columbia Encyclopedia
Slow but complete full-text access to the 2000 version of the largest one-volume general encyclopedia available.

Encarta
Gateway to 17,000 articles, many with multimedia displays.

Encyclopedia.com
More than 14,000 brief articles from "The Concise Columbia Electronic Encyclopedia," 3rd edition.

Refdesk.com
The virtual encyclopedia links to more than 7,500 sites encompassing 73 topics.

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