Alkek Library has just added Encyclopedia Britannica Online to its array of databases. Besides the in-depth encyclopedia articles, the online version of the popular 32-volume print encyclopedia includes many additional resources :
- Merriam-Webster's Collegiate Dictionary
- Merriam-Webster's Collegiate Thesaurus
- Merriam-Webster's Dictionary of Quotations
- The New York Times, BBC News, and SBS World News headlines from around the world
- World Data Analyst Online: Create your own tables and graphs comparing countries using the most recent statistics or historical statistics, which show changes in countries over time.
- World Atlas
- Year in Review
- Gateway to the Classics: electronic versions of significant works of history, literature, philosophy, and science.
Encyclopedia Britannica Online can be accessed through the Databases section of the library homepage or directly http://libproxy.txstate.edu/login?url=http://search.eb.com.