Reference Shelf - Encyclopedias
All sites are free unless marked with WSU - these marked sites are available only to Worcester State University users.
Encyclopedias are a great research tool for:
- Verifying facts, dates, names, places, etc.
- Finding a comprehensive overview of complex topics, divided into easy to read sections
- Geting links to more information
General encyclopedias (cover all kinds of topics):
Subject Specialized encyclopedias (written by subject experts):