Due to recent developments regarding the election of a new Speaker of the House, ABC News requires Jonathan Karl, ABC News' chief White House correspondent, to be in Washington, D.C., and he is unable to present the Central Arkansas Library System's (CALS) J.N. Heiskell Distinguished Lecture today. More info »

Online Encyclopedias & Dictionaries

Look up a fast fact or browse subjects of interest with our online encyclopedias and dictionaries. This is the same authoritative content as in our print editions, but it is updated more frequently and you can access it from anywhere.