Databases Available to Nebraskans Websites Selected by Librarians
- Britannica Online
- Encyclopedia.com more than 17,000 articles from The Concise Columbia Electronic Encyclopedia
- Factmonster.com includes an on-line dictionary and encyclopedia.
- How Stuff Works ever wonder how your car engine works or what makes your refrigerator cold?
- Information Please a combination encyclopedia, dictionary, and several up-to-the minute almanacs, loaded with statistics, facts and historical records
- Jewish Encyclopedia contains the complete contents of the 12-volume Jewish Encyclopedia, which was originally published between 1901-1906. The Jewish Encyclopedia, which recently became part of the public domain, contains over 15,000 articles and illustrations
- Symbols.com online encyclopedia of western signs and ideograms
- TechWeb Technology Encyclopedia Over 10,000 definitions to technology terms and concepts
- World Factbook basic information on countries of the world including population, governance, economy, geography, people, transportation, defense, and communication