Rensselaer Libraries

Encyclopedias

Posted: Oct 24, 2014

  • Access Science : an authoritative and dynamic online resource that covers all major scientific disciplines,including links to primary research. RPI Only
  • Britannica Online : access to the Encyclopedia Britannica, Merriam-Webster's Collegiate Dictionary and Thesaurus, and other research tools. RPI Only
  • Credo Reference : Access to more than 600 reference books, both general and specialized. RPI Only
  • Grolier Online : "Includes access to the Encyclopedia Americana, New Book of Knowledge and Grolier Multimedia Encyclopedia as well as Roget's II: The New Thesaurus and the American Heritage Dictionary of the English Language, Fourth Edition."RPI Only NOVEL

Additional Sources

The Libraries offer access to other online encyclopedias through EBSCO eBook Collection and ebrary. To identify these titles, search the online catalog for the keyword "encyclopedia," and then use the Modify Search button to limit to Material Type "EBooks".

RPI Only   Restricted to Rensselaer faculty, staff and students.
NOVELAccess provided by the New York State Library.

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