Britannica Library

A resource for kids, teens and adults containing over 150,000 articles across a range of topics.

Britannica Library provides you with access to three sites in one. The Complete Encyclopaedia (Adults), the Student Encyclopaedia (Teens) and the Junior Encyclopaedia (Kids).


  • Arts
  • Biography
  • Business
  • Current Affairs
  • Environment
  • Health
  • History
  • Human
  • Geography
  • Information Technology
  • Literature
  • Music
  • Science
  • Technology


  • Information in the print version is available online. It is enhanced with practical help and extra information, including photos, videos, and sound recordings.
  • There are more than 150,000 articles, and links to over 20,000 Internet sites reviewed by Britannica editors.
  • Over 750 full text journals and magazines are included.
  • Includes Miriam-Webster Dictionary and a World Atlas.
  • Easy to select reading levels and media types (images, videos, dictionary, websites, ebooks) for each topic.
  • Britannica Library has a wealth of extra information to take your research beyond the basic encyclopedia. Access this via “Content Related to this Topic”.
  • Ability to double-click any word in the article, which will bring up a box with a definition and an audio pronunciation of the word.
  1. Connect with Britannica Library and enter your library card and PIN/Password when prompted.
  2. From the landing page, select either Kids, Teens or Adults subsection.