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Encyclopedia Britannica

This tutorial introduces the Encyclopedia Britannica databases. Britannica offers authoritative encyclopedia and multimedia content for elementary, secondary, college, and lifelong learners. The Encyclopedia Britannica databases are included in the Electronic Library for Minnesota (ELM), a collection of research databases available to MN residents, schools, and libraries.

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