Encyclopedic works

Encyclopedias, knowledge databases, ultimate works, information ontologies.

The World as Information by Robert D. Abbott [google]

Encyclop√©die, the Englightenment tome assembled and written by Diderot, D’Alembert, Voltaire, Grimm and Rousseau etc. See Enlightening the World: Encyclopedie, The Book That Changed the Course of History by Philipp Blom (Palgrave Macmillan 2005) [wikipedia]

Project Xanadu

Wikipedia: The Free Encyclopedia: “If it’s on the Web, Wikipedia will take it”

First published on February 27th, 2009 at 1:36 pm (EST) and last modified on February 27th, 2009 at 1:45 pm (EST).