Monthly Archives: March 2012

Encyclopedia Britannica Stops the Presses!

Growing up there were two things my mother spent money on to “ensure” my education: (a) the National Geographic, and (b) a 10 volume set of Encyclopedia Britannica. ¬†Wikipedia, once thought to be unreliable, has become the “one source meets all needs” resource of today’s learner and, after 244 years, Encyclopedia Brittanica recently printed its last volume.¬†Check out the full story here.