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General Encyclopedias (Online)
The encyclopedias below cover a wide range of topics across many different subject areas.
Subject-Specific Encyclopedias (Online)
The encyclopedias below focus on specific areas of history, culture, and/or medicine.
Oxford Encyclopedia of the Modern World
This online edition of the multivolume encyclopedia covers the period from 1750 to the present, providing special attention to social, economic, cultural and political topics applicable to the time.
Oxford Companion to United States History
Contains over 1,400 entries written by some 900 historians and other scholars, illuminating not only America's political, diplomatic, and military history, but also social, cultural, and intellectual trends.
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