World Book Advanced is a powerful reference tool designed to meet the needs and skills of high school and college students. It is loaded with information and features that will help students perform their research. The site features the entire World Book Encyclopedia, an atlas, a dictionary, and local and country research guides. World Book Advanced integrates all primary and secondary source databases plus e-books in a single search.
World Book Advanced has thousands of complete e-books and primary sources to help students with their research. The e-books include full-text English-language versions in the areas of fiction and nonfiction, as well as books in Spanish, French, German, Italian, Dutch, Latin, Flemish, and Portuguese.
Primary sources have become an important part of many social studies curriculums. Primary sources help bring history to life by giving students a glimpse of what life was like during the period being studied. Primary sources are documents created during the time period studied or well after in the form of memoirs and oral histories. Those on World Book Advanced include official documents, letters, books, speeches, articles, records, interviews, and images.
One of the unique research tools on World Book Advanced is the Citation Builder. This tool helps students cite their sources correctly. Citations are provided in MLA, APA, and Harvard formats. My Research is designed to allow users to create a private profile to save and track their research.
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