Database Name: Encyclopedia Britannica Online Academic Edition (BOL)

The Encyclopedia Britannica Online Academic Edition is based on the Encyclopaedia Britannica, the largest and most authoritative encyclopedia in the world. Continuously updated, it includes over 75,000 articles and more than 23,000 biographies. It also includes the Year in Review Browse going back to 1993. In addition to the encyclopedia, BOL includes various research tools such as World Data Analysis, a World Atlas, the Merriam-Webster Dictionary of Quotations, and the Merriam-Webster’s Collegiate Collegiate Dictionary and Thesaurus.