Title: The World Book  Encyclopedia
Overall Rating: B+
Source: World Book Inc.
Playing Time: N/A
Date: 1996
Cost: $ 39.95 plus $5.00 ship&hand. after $30.00 mail in rebate, for 1999 updated version.   http://www.worldbook.com
Number of Players: 1+
Special Equipment/Facilities Needed: Computer with CD-Rom
Subject Area: Variety of subjects/grade 2- adult
Objectives: To provide resources and information on a variety of topis/subjects.
Brief Description: A multi-media encyclopedia complete with info, sound, animation, timeline and a world atlas that includes alphabatized Country and state maps.
Entry Capabilities Required: Must be able to read and type as well as have the ability to navigate with a mouse.

Rating: (1-5)

Strong Points: Lots of info on many topics ~ User friendly.
Weak Points: Could be boring ~ Info somewhat droning.
Reviewer: Patti Dabiew
Position: ITMM Graduate Student
Date: 3/23/99
Computer System Reviewed on: Daewoo PC  PII 233 mhz,  32mb ram.