Homework Helpers - Encyclopedias and Almanacs

Homework Helpers - Encyclopedias and Almanacs


Encyclopedia Britannica

Search three encyclopedias, images, magazines, websites, and Merriam-Webster's dictionary and thesaurus. With links also to atlases, timelines and lots of other stuff.


National Geographic

Search their homework help site for info on animals, history/culture, maps/geography, photos/art, places, science/nature. So much to check out here.


Fact Monster Encyclopedia

Search on any subject (for kids)


Fact Monster Almanac

An almanac is an encyclopedia usually in date order (search here by subject)


Info Please

A trusty almanac, dictionary and encyclopedia, all in one. (Intermediate, Advanced)



Microsoft's encyclopedia


Smithsonian Encyclopedia

American database searched by subject