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Academic online

  1. 1. ENCYCLOPÆDIA BRITANNICA ONLINE<br />ACADEMIC<br />100 million users… daily<br />University Book Store Malaysia · britannica@ubsm.com.my<br />
  2. 2. . . . IN A NUTSHELL<br /><ul><li>Over 133,350 encyclopedia articles, including over 23,000 biographies.
  3. 3. Over 29,200 images with photos, illustrations, including 3,000 maps.
  4. 4. 1,800 animations, audio clips, & videos.
  5. 5. Over 100,000 recommended websites.
  6. 6. Current magazine and journal articles from over 700 periodicals.
  7. 7. Over 225,000 dictionary/thesaurus entries.
  8. 8. Over 4,000 quotes, and more than 400 essays and other literature.</li></li></ul><li>
  9. 9. . . . EDITOR’S PICKS<br />
  10. 10. . . . SEARCHING IS EASY AND FAST<br />
  11. 11. . . . SEARCHING IS EASY AND FAST<br />SEARCH<br />ADVANCED SEARCH<br />FUZZY SEARCH<br />
  12. 12. . . . SEARCHING IS EASY AND FAST<br />mouse-over for preview of articles<br />
  13. 13. . . . SEARCHING IS EASY AND FAST<br />easy access to more information from within article<br />
  14. 14. . . . SEARCHING IS EASY AND FAST<br />related illustrations, photos, maps, videos, audio, and interactives<br />selected external Web sites<br />the history of this article<br />Britannica content you can add to your Web page or customized homepage<br />the owners of, contributors to, and sources for this article<br />related articles and associated topics<br />Merriam-Webster’s Online Dictionary<br />magazines, e-books, and other information from Britannica’s partners<br />Merriam-Webster’s Online Thesaurus<br />Save, organize, and tag personal documents and multimedia in My Workspace<br />
  15. 15. . . . CITATION<br />
  16. 16. . . . BROWSE<br />
  17. 17. . . . BROWSE<br />
  18. 18. . . . BLOG<br />
  19. 19. . . . BLOG<br />Britannica Blog is a place for smart, lively conversations about a broad range of topics. Art, science, history, current events – it’s all grist for the mill. We’ve given our writers encouragement and a lot of freedom, so the opinions here are theirs, not the company’s. Please jump in and add your own thoughts.<br />
  20. 20. . . . WORKSPACE<br />
  21. 21. . . . WORKSPACE<br />
  22. 22. . . . VIEW DEMOS<br />
  23. 23. . . . VIEW DEMOS<br />
  24. 24. . . . NEW & REVISED ARTICLES<br />
  25. 25. . . . NEW & REVISED ARTICLES<br />
  26. 26. . . . MERRIAM-WEBSTER DICTIONARY<br />
  27. 27. . . . MERRIAM-WEBSTER DICTIONARY<br />Or, double-click on any words in articles to activate the Dictionary<br />
  28. 28. . . . RESEARCH TOOLS<br />
  29. 29. . . . RESEARCH TOOLS<br />A-Z Browse<br />World Atlas<br />On This Day<br />Timelines<br />World Data Analyst<br />Magazine Browse<br />Compare Countries<br />
  30. 30. . . . DAILY HEADLINES FROM LEADING NEWSPAPERS<br />
  31. 31. . . . BRITANNICA SPOTLIGHTS<br />
  32. 32. . . . BRITANNICA BECAUSE<br /><ul><li>Articles are written by expert contributors and advisors.
  33. 33. Editors stand behind content for to rely on.
  34. 34. Neutral, unbiased perspectives on issues and conflicts.
  35. 35. Safe environment for users to do internet research.
  36. 36. Sites do not allow advertising or other promotions.
  37. 37. Content is structured and organised to meet user’s needs.
  38. 38. Promotes information literacy by providing a range of sources such as magazines, selected internet sites, and primary source documents
  39. 39. Member Board that includes Nobel Laureates, Pulitzer Prize Winners, Leading Scholars, Writers, Artists, Public Servants, and Activists at the top of their fields.</li></li></ul><li>. . . BRITANNICA BECAUSE<br />Top 10 UK Consumer Superbrand 2009/2010<br />Top 10 Best Digital Resources 2009/2010<br />Teacher’s Choice Award<br />2008 & 2009<br />Software and Information Industry Association<br />Association of Educational Publishers<br />
  40. 40. http://search.eb.com<br />Keith Thong<br />keith@ubsm.com.my<br />+6012-214 6838<br />

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