Encyclopædia Britannica

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Enciklopedija Britanika iz 1913. godine

Enciklopedija Britanika (engl. Encyclopædia Britannica) je sveobuhvatna enciklopedija nastala na engleskom jeziku. Vlasnik enciklopedije je „Korporacija Britanika“.[1]

Prvo izdanje je izlazilo u periodu 17681771. i imalo je 3 toma. Najnovije je petnaesto izdanje ove enciklopedije koje izlazi od 1985. i sadrži 32 toma. Zadnji put je izdata 2002. godine i ima 65.000 članaka. Verzija za Internet Britannica Online ima 120.000 članaka.[2]

U skorije vreme Enciklopedija Britanika se izdaje i na kompakt diskovima.

Reference[uredi - уреди]

  1. Bosman, Julie. "After 244 Years, Encyclopædia Britannica Stops the Presses", The New York Times, 13 March 2012, pristupljeno 13 March 2012.
  2. Day, Peter. "Encyclopaedia Britannica changes to survive", BBC News, 17 December 1997, pristupljeno 27 March 2007. “Sales plummeted from 100,000 a year to just 20,000.”

Literatura[uredi - уреди]

  • Einbinder, Harvey (1964). The Myth of the Britannica. New York: Grove Press. ISBN 978-0-384-14050-9. 
  • Jacobs, Arnold Stephen, Jr. (2004). The Know-It-All: One Man's Humble Quest to Become the Smartest Person in the World. New York: Simon & Schuster. ISBN 978-0-7432-5062-7. 
  • Kister, Kenneth F. (1994). Kister's Best Encyclopedias: A Comparative Guide to General and Specialized Encyclopedias (2nd izd.). Phoenix, Arizona: Oryx Press. ISBN 978-0-89774-744-8. 
  • Kogan, Herman (1958). The Great EB: The Story of the Encyclopædia Britannica. Chicago: University of Chicago Press. LCCN 58008379. 
  • Lee, Timothy. Techdirt Interviews Britannica President Jorge Cauz, Techdirt.com, 2 June 2008
  • Greenstein, Shane, and Michelle Devereux (2006). "The Crisis at Encyclopædia Britannica" case history, Kellogg School of Management, Northwestern University.

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  • Službena web-stranica
  • 3rd edition (first volume, use search facility for others) at Bavarian State Library [1]
  • 7th edition (1842), fulltext via Hathi Trust
  • 8th edition (index volume, use search facility for others) at Bavarian State Library [2]
  • 9th edition (1878+), fully scanned and partially transcribed at Wikisource
  • 11th edition (1911), fully scanned and partially transcribed at Wikisource
  • 12th edition (1922), fully scanned and partially transcribed at Wikisource