The New Dictionary of Cultural Literacy

The manifestation of one of the most influential modern educational theories, the 6,900 entries in this major new reference work form the touchstone of what it means to be not only just a literate American but an active citizen in our multicultural democracy.

Editor’s Note: not business-related but useful for educational purposes (we all should be continually learning, right?). Topics covered include:
1. … [ Read more ], an online reference site, proclaims itself as “The preeminent publisher of literature, reference, and verse providing students, researchers and the intellectually curious with unlimited access to books and information on the web, free of charge.” Some of the many features include: an encyclopedia, dictionary, thesaurus, quotations (Bartlett’s), English Usage (including a searchable version of Strunk & White’s “Elements of Style”), Verse Search, Fiction … [ Read more ]