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Britannica School, the award-winning online resource from Encyclopaedia Britannica is available to all educators and students across Ireland. This newsletter aims to provide you with the key information you need to get started.


How to Access


Scoilnet Link

Accessing Britannica School is very straightforward. Click the Britannica icon on the Scoilnet homepage and you will be automatically be logged in. Simply select your preferred level and begin searching.

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Primary Support


Britannica School encourages inquisitive minds in a safe online environment. To engage your younger learners, Britannica hosts several interactive learning tools and games that encourage confidence in discovery and makes learning fun.

For further support, Britannica School offers digital literacy tools that will pupils of all abilities to access information and eliminate limitations, from challenging your gifted primary students to supporting those with additional needs.


Post Primary Support


As the most comprehensive, up-to-date digital content for students, Britannica School will enhance the post primary learning experience.

Equipping your students with the skills for exam-readiness, Britannica School provides access to a plethora of resources, and content-types, to challenge your students, including differentiated EBSCO journals and primary source materials. In addition, Britannica School promotes academic honesty and highlights the importance of referencing with its built-in citation tool.


Video Guide


Britannica School Overview

Watch this short video to help you get started with accessing the resource and navigating the three different learning levels. Get some tips on where to find the key resource features.




Britannica Training

Britannica's team of educational specialists and trainers have developed an exciting range of training events that highlight the key features of Britannica School as well as how they can support key skills and cater to the needs of your teachers and students.



Downloadable Guide

Download this guide for step-by-step instructions on how to use Britannica School.





Share with students and parents to encourage them to make use of the resource in school and from home.


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