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Britannica language resources
Comprehensive online content in a variety of global languages. These extensive and thorough databases are intuitive and fast, delivering trustworthy information from around the globe. Options include:
- Britannica Moderna (9-12 Spanish)
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- Encyclopædia Universalis (9-12 French)
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