Fellows and others,
According to the Los Angeles Times, Encyclopaedia Britannica has decided to
go online for free <http://www.eb.com/>. The article looks like the LA
Times picked up a press release.
See the article for the details:
Britannica Gives In and Gets Online
By JONATHAN GAW, Times Staff Writer
Thursday, Oct 19.
This resource has been available via the web on a subscription basis for a
while. The article indicates that they've decided to switch to advertising
to pay for the online service.
Elizabeth L. Brown
Automated Reference Services Librarian
National Digital Library Program, LIBN/NDL/LC(1330)
Library of Congress, Washington, DC 20540-1330
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