About World Book Student

Multimedia reference encyclopædia for school-aged students’ homework and research.

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Key features

World Book Student is the school student version of the popular World Book encyclopedia. It includes:

  • More than 40,000 encyclopedia and reference articles;
  • Multimedia, including video libraries, activities, images, articles and web site links;
  • World Book Biography Center, with more than 10,000 biographies;
  • Research tools including a citation builder, "How to Do" research guides, and personalized "My Research" account;
  • Extensive dictionary;
  • Interactive maps linked to meteorological, economic, topographical, and political details;
  • Science projects and experiments of varying degrees of duration and complexity.

All articles contain a citation - so you can use it in your homework as source material. Articles can also be printed, emailed and saved.

Use at a library or enter your library card & password / PIN

More information

World Book have also created World Book Online Kids and World Book Advanced


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