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Britannica for kids

Parenting is hard at the best of times, but adding home schooling in to the mix might have some of you resorting to more screen time, less learning!

Along with the brilliant resources that are being shared by celebrities from Joe Wickes to Myleene Klass, and the fantastic work the teachers in your children’s school are doing to keep them learning at home, Awen Libraries can help too.

You might remember the days of the Encyclopaedia Britannica; that long row of books bought from a salesman, from the travelling book shop that would come to school, or the set handed down to you by your grandparents.

Instead of hulking great big volumes around, you can search the Encyclopaedia Britannica online – all you need is a library card!

You can take a quiz:

Learn about animals:





Explore the world with their detailed Atlas:

Or choose a subject you find difficult:

When you’re in an article, you can double click on any word to learn its meaning!

And you can treat yourselves to a game of Geography Explorer:

To access Britannica for Juniors, Students or Adults, pop over to our website and click the link for you.