Top 15 Encyclopædia Britannica Alternative and Similar Softwares | Sep 2017

The Encyclopædia Britannica is a general English-language encyclopaedia published by Encyclopædia Britannica, Inc., a privately-held company. The articles in the Britannica are aimed at educated adult readers, and written by a staff of about 100 full-time editors and over 4,000 expert contributors. It is widely regarded as the most scholarly of encyclopaedias. Software versions include Britannica Ultimate Reference CD or DVD, Britannica Deluxe CD or DVD and Britannica Online.

1. QuickWiki

QuickWiki Quick lookup in Wiktionary and Wikipedia, without the need to open a new tab.Just right-click a word while shift / ctrl / alt is pressed.......

2. Ancient History Encyclopedia

Ancient History Encyclopedia The web's source of information for Ancient History: definitions, articles, timelines, maps, books, and illustrations. We're a small non-profit organisation dedicated to giving highest-quality history content to the world’s history enthusiasts, teachers, and students for free. Ancient History Encyclopedia is the global leader in ancient history content online, boasting the......

3. Viki - Wikipedia

Viki - Wikipedia Wikipedia, better than ever—on iPhone, iPad, and Apple Watch. Discover the world and enjoy beautiful typography with this sleek app.FEATURESNEARBY PLACES: Discover interesting Wikipedia articles about the area around your location. Or explore any other spot in the world. It’s fun with Viki’s unique map visualization.SEARCH RESULTS: Viki is powered......

4. Gnome Chemistry Utils

Gnome Chemistry Utils The Gnome Chemistry Utils include six chemistry related programs: - GChemPaint, a 2D chemical formula editor. - a chemical calculator (computes raw formule, molar weight, mass composition and isotopic pattern). - a molecule 3d viewer using OpenGL to display molecular models. - a crystal structure editor and viewer. - a......

5. GoHighbrow

GoHighbrow Highbrow is your personal knowledge hacking tool. It expands your mind in just 5 minutes a day via bite-sized email courses delivered to your inbox.– Daily Improvement: Develop a new good habit with emails delivered to your inbox every morning– Knowledge Hacking: Master knowledge of new topics in just 5......

6. Complete Anatomy

Complete Anatomy Complete Anatomy (also known was Essential Anatomy) is a groundbreaking anatomy platform for learning and reference of anatomy. The app transforms traditionally 2D learning material into 3D and brings anatomy to life with features such as tracing nerve paths and tools that help to visualize complex functions, such as nerve......

7. wenlin

wenlin Wenlin software makes learning Chinese easier and more interesting, for begining students, life-long speakers, and scholars alike. It combines a comprehensive Chinese dictionary, a Unicode text editor, and flashcards. For MS-Windows and Macintosh.......

8. OpenOLAT

OpenOLAT What is OpenOLAT?OpenOLAT is a web-based e-learning platform for teaching, learning, assessment and communication, an LMS, a learning management system. OpenOLAT impresses with its simple and intuitive operation.A sophisticated modular toolkit provides course authors with a wide range of didactic possibilities. Each OpenOLAT installation can be individually extended, adapted to......

9. LearnUpon

LearnUpon LearnUpon offers a robust learning platform for both small and large businesses to offer online training for employees or sell their expertise through courses. From branding and mobile learning to gamification and e-commerce, the LearnUpon solution provides everything needed for a complete, integrated learning experience.......

10. Study Rocket

Study Rocket Studying that makes a difference! Practice vocab, share notes, and take quizzes all while raising money to support global education.......

11. ooniprobe

ooniprobe ooniprobe from Tor Project runs a series of tests to check for evidence of network censorship.......

12. NoteBear

NoteBear Stay caught up in class with NoteBear, the marketplace for buying and selling class notes and getting on-demand help with school material.......

13. Tandem - language exchange

Tandem - language exchange Learn, practice and speak languages with native speakers throughout the world through Tandem's language exchange platform.......

14. Code Cards

Code Cards Code Cards helps you remember programming knowledge you don't use on a day to day basis using spaced repetition.......

15. Open edX

Open edX Open edX is implemented mostly in Python (with some Ruby and NodeJS as well) and the code is being made available under an AGPL license.The main repository is edx-platform which includes both the LMS and the authoring tool, Studio. We have a number of other repositories outlined below, some of......