Encyclopedias/ Dictionaries: Kids

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Scholastic Go! Grades 3 and up. Search eight encyclopedia databases for information about a range of subjects.

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CultureGrams Kids Edition
Grades 3 and up. Discover facts and up-to-date cultural information about the nations of the world.

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Encyclopedia Britannica Online Grades 3 and up. Find general information on many topics.

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Oxford English Dictionary Grades 4 and up. Look up definitions, pronunciations, word origins and examples of words in context.


Merriam-Webster's Word Central Grades 4 and up. Access word definitions and a thesaurus.