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September 17, 2010

New Britannica Online Academic Edition Interface

from Britannica:

Starting on Monday, September 20 , when you access www.search.eb.com, you will be sent directly to the new Britannica Online. Among the improvements you'll see:

  • Powerful search capabilities to help users find the content they need. Robust new article pages with related content and rich media integrated within each article
  • An enhanced Workspace for saving content from Britannica in one place that is easy to access and share with others
  • "Suggest Edit" feature that allows users to suggest edits to Britannica articles or create new articles to be considered by Britannica editors for publication
  • "Article History" and "Contributors" features that allow users to track changes to Britannica articles and get recognition for all accepted edits and additions they make to Britannica

Highlights of these improvements are included in this short introductory video: Britannica Video

Please check www.search.eb.com on September 20 to see these exciting changes. We hope you'll agree that Britannica has made your research better.