Title: The Groliers Encyclopedia
Overall Rating: 3
Source: Microsoft
Playing Time:Not Applicable
Date: 2/10/99
Cost: $21.95  http://www.shoplet.com/cdrom/gr olier.html
Number of Players:Not Applicable
Special Equipment/Facilities Needed:Cd-Rom
Subject Area: Covers all subject ares.
Objectives: To reasearch topic ares.  To breifly introduce topics for research.
Brief Description: It includes short movies, music, and is and encyclopedia.
Entry Capabilities Required: Limited computer skills-do not have to be proficent.

Rating: (1-5)

Strong Points: The movie films and music add excitement to an otherwise boring encyclopedia. The inforation is valid and good for geting ideas for possible reseaech on a specific topic.
Weak Points: There are no games and not enough graphics to keep interest in this software.  The information given is not enough to compose any sort of paper or presentation with.  This software wouldn't be very helpfull to students or teachers. This software provides minimal information.
Reviewer: Marcia Milk
Position: Student
Date: 2/10/99
Computer System Reviewed on: Macintosh PowerPC 6500/250, 32mb ram.