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Britannica Academic delivers fast and easy access to high-quality, comprehensive information. Resources include Encyclopaedia Britannica, Merriam-Webster’s Collegiate Dictionary, magazines, journals, news feeds from the New York Times and the BBC, selected web sites, and thousands of photographs, videos, tables, graphs and illustrations. Primary sources include letters, speeches, and government documents such as constitutions, declarations and treaties.

Research tools include World Atlas, Compare Countries, and World Data Analyst which allows comprehensive statistical comparisons between countries, or exploration of changes over time. Users can conduct basic and advanced searches, or browse articles, media, and biographies, and can create a personal account to organise favourite content and media.

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