NotesFAQContact Us
Search Tips
ERIC Number: EJ423362
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 1991
Pages: N/A
Abstractor: N/A
Reference Count: N/A
ISSN: ISSN-0013-1962
Encyclopedias on CD-ROM: Two Orders of Magnitude More than Any Other Educational Software Has Ever Delivered Before.
Becker, Henry Jay
Educational Technology, v31 n2 p7-20 Feb 1991
Describes three encyclopedias available on CD-ROM: (1) Grolier's Electronic Encyclopedia; (2) World Book's Information Finder; and (3) Compton's Multimedia Encyclopedia. Ideas for how they might be used in the classroom are suggested, information retrieval versus motivation is discussed, learning processes are examined, and stand-alone versus networked products are explained. (two references) (LRW)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Book/Product Reviews; Opinion Papers
Education Level: N/A
Audience: N/A
Language: English
Sponsor: N/A
Authoring Institution: N/A