Fellows and others,

According to the Los Angeles Times, Encyclopaedia Britannica has decided to
go online for free <>.  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.




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