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Britannica Careers | Marketing Executive AssistantFebruary 14, 2018
Feed your inner geek with a Britannica career!
Going for Gold: Insider’s Scoop on the Newbery MedalFebruary 12, 2018
Get an insider look at how a book becomes a Newbery winner and how you can bring the selection process to life with your students.
100,000 more reasons to love ImageQuestJanuary 25, 2018
Britannica ImageQuest has added more than 100,000 images from five different collections to its already massive database.
Join The Hive: Become a Britannica Educator!January 11, 2018
If you’re passionate about education and you’d like to help us pollinate the world with knowledge, you belong in the B.E. Hive.
Britannica’s new CEO wants to hear from you!December 13, 2017
Britannica is turning 250 in 2018 and you’re invited to the party! Tell us your favorite Britannica and Merriam-Webster memories or share your expertise.
The LaunchPacks you love just got even betterNovember 27, 2017
Blast off! Measure student understanding and create interactive learning experiences with the brand new class activity feature for LaunchPacks.
High-Quality Science Content For Classroom Activities And Personal ProjectsOctober 17, 2017
Britannica LaunchPacks Science Review Every teacher spends a disproportionate amount of time looking for pertinent and appealing content for their… Read More
School Library Journal Recommends: Britannica Original SourcesJune 19, 2017
Outside of its core encyclopedia, Britannica is widely known for offering K–12 materials to libraries. Original Sources, specifically designed for… Read More
Britannica® Partners with Folger Shakespeare and Newberry Libraries; Articles, Media Assets Enhance Britannica’s Widening Coverage of Key TopicsMay 8, 2017
Encyclopaedia Britannica® has partnered with two prominent humanities institutions, the Washington, D.C.-based Folger Shakespeare Library and the Chicago-based Newberry Library, to enhance its… Read More
New annotation and scheduling features now in LaunchPacksJanuary 25, 2017
LaunchPacks can now be annotated by teachers and students, and teachers are able to schedule Packs into their own personalized calendar.
Britannica in the Social Studies classroomNovember 15, 2016
Britannica has launched into the social studies classroom in full force with Britannica LaunchPacks: Social Studies and Britannica Original Sources.
Now live! The new Britannica ModernaJuly 21, 2016
A dynamic new platform makes Moderna’s age-appropriate, Spanish-language resources easier than ever to use.
Britannica 6-Book Interactive Science Library Review by TTPMJuly 9, 2016
EDITOR’S REVIEW Encyclopædia Britannica 6-Book Interactive Science Library from Publications International What It Is: Science comes alive with the Encyclopædia… Read More
Texas Adds More than 200 Books to Digital Resources ProgramJune 20, 2016
Students at schools participating in the Texas TexQuest program will soon have access to more than 200 additional e-books. “TexQuest… Read More
Library Journal Names Britannica Library “Best Reference”June 15, 2016
Britannica Library is actually an amalgamation of three reference resources, offering research materials through three levels of access: Children, Young… Read More
School Library Journal Names ImageQuest “Best Database”February 15, 2015
Best Databases: Watch Science Spring Into Action With These Must-Have Resources With more and more librarians scaling back on encyclopedias… Read More
Encyclopaedia Britannica Group appoints Karthik Krishnan as Global Chief Executive OfficerDecember 13, 2017
Encyclopaedia Britannica Group announces the appointment of Karthik Krishnan as its new global chief executive officer…and he wants to hear from you!
The Final Book Of The Year: Britannica’s 250th Anniversary Collector’s EditionOctober 11, 2017
We are excited to announce a publication that you will not want to miss! The 2018 edition of Britannica Book… Read More
Britannica Joins Multi-Industry Business Group To Save Federal Library FundingMay 17, 2017
On Wednesday, May 17, 2017, many of America’s leading information, software, and publishing businesses, as well as multiple national trade… Read More
New York Chooses Britannica for Statewide E-ResourcesFebruary 6, 2017
Britannica Digital Learning announced that, in an agreement with the New York State Library, its e-resources are to be included… Read More
Encyclopaedia Britannica Kids® Launches This Holiday Season!
Phoenix International Publications is proud to announce the launch of its first line of Encyclopaedia Britannica Kids branded children’s books… Read More
New Britannica App Has More Free Content & Fun FeaturesJune 9, 2016
Users of Apple mobile devices now have a large trove of reliable, free information with the new version of Encyclopædia… Read More
Britannica Again Joins DuPont to Honor Young Science WritersDecember 11, 2015
Digital education publisher partners with The DuPont Challenge for fourth year Britannica® Digital Learning announced today that for the fourth… Read More
Dearborn Public Library Announces the Availability of ImageQuestSeptember 15, 2015
Dearborn Public Library Announces the Availability of ImageQuest
Britannica ImageQuest Wins ISTE “Best of Show” AwardJuly 1, 2015
New honor from Tech & Learning magazine recognizes top educational technology products CHICAGO, July 1, 2014—Britannica Digital Learning announced today… Read More
Britannica Enhances ImageQuest Resource for Schools, LibrariesJune 11, 2015
Popular rights-cleared image source educators “can’t live without” gets even better Britannica Digital Learning today announced a new and significantly… Read More
Britannica Launches e-Commerce Site for Schools and LibrariesMay 29, 2014
An easy way for institutions to browse and purchase Britannica Digital Learning has made it easier for U.S. schools and… Read More
Britannica Joins DuPont in Honoring Young Science WritersApril 29, 2014
Digital education publisher partners with The DuPont Challenge for third consecutive year Britannica Digital Learning announced today that for the… Read More
Britannica Unveils New Reference and Research Site for LibrariesMarch 11, 2014
Sources for all ages, available anywhere, on any device Britannica Digital Learning today announced Britannica Library, the next generation of… Read More
Arkansas Brings More Britannica Resources to SchoolsDecember 4, 2013
Online Services, Ebooks, Available Statewide Through Education Department Arkansas students and teachers have a host of online resources from Britannica… Read More
Britannica Middle-School Science Program Wins SIMO AwardDecember 3, 2013
Pathways: Science honored in Madrid Britannica Digital Learning announced today that Pathways: Science, its online program that helps middle-school students… Read More
Britannica Middle-School Science Program Wins Teachers’ Choice AwardSeptember 12, 2013
Pathways: Science distinguished in classroom tests Britannica Digital Learning announced today that Pathways: Science, its online program that helps middle-school… Read More
Britannica Middle-School Program Takes Aim at Science MisconceptionsSeptember 5, 2013
Enhanced Pathways: Science puts students on the right track A new version of Pathways: Science, the online program that helps… Read More