Q. What features are included with the Britannica Online Public Library edition available through AVL?
The Britannica Online Public Library edition (http://library.eb.com) offers two unique home pages, one intended for children and the other aimed at adults. The adult page offers video and media collections, interactive timelines, World Data Analyst, a ‘Compare Countries’ geography tool, a world atlas, notable quotations, Gateway to the Classics (short stories, plays, essays, letters, etc.), a Spanish-English dictionary and a collection of primary sources and e-books. The children’s section includes an Animal Kingdom collection, a world atlas, timelines delineated by subject area, Compare Countries and several articles on writing research papers, book reviews, science reports and oral presentations.