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World Book Online Reference Center


Comprehensive access to encyclopedia articles, web links, periodical articles, videos, maps and more.

Access Locations: Stephen A. Schwarzman Building, New York Public Library for the Performing Arts, Dorothy and Lewis B. Cullman Center, Schomburg Center for Research in Black Culture, Science, Industry and Business Library (SIBL), All Branch Libraries, Outside the Library

Subjects: History; Homework Help; Encyclopedias

Notes: World Book Online, from the publishers of the World Book Encyclopedia, provides access over 31,000 encyclopedia articles, 6,000 web links, 25,000 periodical articles, 800 videos, animations, and sounds, 400 interactive maps, 100 3-D bubble views, and much more.

Dates of Coverage: Current

Update Frequency: Periodically

Print Equivalent: The print edition of the World Book Encyclopedia is available in the Rose Main Reading Room under call number *R-RMRR AE5 .W55 2002. For the print equivalent of this title, see The world book encyclopedia (Chicago : World Book, Inc.). For older editions of this title, check the Library Catalog for holdings.

Provider: World Book

Format: Web

Output Type: Print, Email, Download