Gale Virtual Reference Library (GVRL) - A collection of online subject encyclopedias and other reference titles.

Funk and Wagnalls New World Encyclopedia - Access via EbscoHost (Limited to CSUMB users)

Oxford Research Encyclopedias - Collection of in-depth, peer-reviewed summaries on a range of topics

Sage EReference - Encyclopedias and handbooks on social work, health and human services, and social issues

Wikipedia - A multilingual, multiauthor online encyclopedia.