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The encyclopaedia project was begun by the SJC in December, 2009, and work on six encyclopaedias has been ongoing for over two years.
BOOKISH Z Boys and girls used to pore over printed encyclopaedias ONLINE n Children swot up for homework on the net
This is a home-made online encyclopaedia, intended to be just as detailed and authoritative as any other.
One such person is John Anderson, the man behind a venture called Netcyclo, a home-made online encyclopaedia, intended to be just as detailed and authoritative as anything with a better-known name.
In many ways it is more like an encyclopaedia than a dictionary.
"And all the knowledge had come from my reading encyclopaedias and other factual books.
"I flicked through mum's encyclopaedias to see if I could find anything which matched my symptoms.
Wikipedia begins its explanation of the Encyclopaedia Britannica by saying:
Editor, May 20 -- When we were children, we had a huge library at our home that also included Encyclopaedia Britannica.
IF you had to pick an editor for an encyclopaedia then you probably wouldn't pick a poet.
and the eleventh edition of the Encyclopaedia Britannica.
The foundation of Encyclopedia of Ukraine is Entskclopediia ukrainoznanstva, a reputable emigre publication that appeared after the Second World War and which itself was based on the earlier Ukrains' ka zahal na entsyklopediia, the first Ukrainian general alphabetical encyclopaedia. It was published in Polish Ukraine in the 1930s.