Encyclopedia’s are a great place to start your research.

Britannica Online Academic Edition

Encyclopedia of African American History, 1619-1895: From the Colonial Period to the Age of Frederick Douglass

Encyclopedia of African American History, 1896 to the Present: From the Age of Segregation to the Twenty-first Century

Encyclopedia of Children and Childhood: In History and Society, 2004

Encyclopedia of Education, 2003

Encyclopedia of Latin American History and Culture, 2008

Encyclopedia of Modern Asia, 2003

Encyclopedia of Modern China, 2009

Encyclopedia of Religion, 2005

Encyclopedia of the Dead Sea Scrolls

Encyclopedia of the Enlightenment

Encyclopedia of the Modern Middle East and North Africa, 2004

Encyclopedia of the Peoples of Asia and Oceania, 2009

Encyclopedia of World Biography, 2004

Grolier Online: see Scholastic Go!

Melton’s Encyclopedia of American Religions, 2009

New Catholic Encyclopedia Supplement 2011

New Catholic Encyclopedia Supplement, Jubilee Volume: The Wojtyla Years, 2001

New Catholic Encyclopedia, 2003

Scholastic Go!  (formerly Grolier Online)

Stanford Encyclopedia of Philosophy

The Gale Encyclopedia of Psychology, 2001

The Oxford Encyclopedia of American Literature

The Oxford Encyclopedia of Ancient Egypt

The Oxford Encyclopedia of Ancient Greece and Rome

The Oxford Encyclopedia of Archaeology in the Near East

The Oxford Encyclopedia of British Literature

The Oxford Encyclopedia of Children’s Literature

The Oxford Encyclopedia of the Modern World

Van Nostrand’s Scientific Encyclopedia – 10th ed.

Van Nostrand’s Scientific Encyclopedia, 2008

The Oxford Encyclopedia of the Reformation