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Encyclopaedia Britannica Biography

Position:
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Reasoning:

No position found as of Oct. 11, 2007

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Description:

“Encyclopaedia Britannica, Inc. is a leader in reference and education publishing whose products can be found in many media, from the Internet to cell phones to books. A pioneer in electronic publishing since the early 1980s, the company still publishes the 32-volume Encyclopaedia Britannica, along with services such as Britannica Online School Edition and new printed products such as Britannica Discovery Library. Britannica’s editorial operation is overseen by some of the world’s most distinguished scholars, several of them Nobel laureates. The company makes its headquarters in Chicago.”

“About Us,” www.britannica.com (accessed Oct. 11, 2007)

Mission:

“Our line of product has grown, the media of publication have changed, but Britannica’s basic mission has not. It’s the same as it was in 1768: to be the worldwide leader in reference, education, and learning.”

“About Us,” www.britannica.com (accessed Oct. 11, 2007)

Other:
Private company
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