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Encyclopedia Britannica

How do I access the tool?

Password is required. Speak to your teacher to request the password.

After institutional login, use your YRDSB gapps email account to create a personal account to save articles or save to your Google Drive.


Tips for using the tool

  • Toggle between reading levels.
  • Cite sources.
  • Listen to the article read aloud.
  • Use the translate feature.
  • Get definitions.
  • See related resources: 
  • Look for the Related button or tab on any article to find a topically relevant selection of other articles and Web’s Best Sites. 
  • Sign in with your YRDSB gapps account, look for the Google Drive icon and save to your Google Drive from Britannica.

Video resources:

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