What is Océano Escolar?

Océano Escolar is a knowledge center, accessible via Internet, available to students and to those who wish to have truthful and complete information. Its broad database contains information on all areas of human knowledge. The product has an advanced search engine, developed exclusively by Océano, which allows you to surf effortlessly through the database. Whether you want to make the widest or narrowest of searches, you will always get the most relevant results.

What can I find in Océano Escolar?

Over 73,000 documents in Spanish are available. Océano Escolar is built around a broad database that includes information from a variety of sources. Each article has been checked and indexed by the Océano editorial team.

  • Reference material. A selection of over 46,000 articles from our own sources, as well as from third parties such as from the Bompiani literary dictionary.
  • Journal articles and specialized publications. The database includes over 11,000 articles from selected publications.
  • Biographies. There are over 9,000 biographies providing a wide selection of biographical material on important figures from all over the world.
  • Historical documents (transcribed or scanned). These are unedited documents of great historical value and include the constitutions of Spanish-speaking countries.
  • Images. The gallery has over 6,000 pictures, from key historical moments to works of art.
  • Cartography. This section has over 700 maps of various kinds which cover our whole planet.
  • Anatomical atlases. You will find approximately 160 anatomical diagrams covering the whole of the human body.
  • Interactive simulations. Over 120 interactive guides help you to understand key concepts.
  • Dictionaries. Dictionary entries from the Spanish language, synonyms and antonyms, bilingual from Spanish to English, French and Portuguese.

What kinds of searches can I do on Océano Escolar?

In order to make Océano Escolar a useful tool for everybody, both efficient and precise, All documents have been subject to an exhaustive analysis and manual highlighting.

Océano Escolar gives you a variety of ways to carry out your search:

  • Simple Search
  • Subject Search
  • Timeline
  • Image Gallery
  • Map Center
  • Anatomical Atlas
  • Interactive Simulations
  • Dictionaries

How can I gain access to Océano Escolar?

There are two ways to access Océano Escolar:

1. Through your library or portal on the Internet, this will give you direct access to the product. To do this you will have to identify your network through your public IPs.

2. Through a password which will allow you access directly from this page.

Océano Escolar is a fee-paying product. It is aimed primarily at users who gain access in public libraries, universities, schools and other institutions.

If you are interested in receiving more information, or you would like to evaluate the product, please contact us by sending an email to [email protected], specifying your name and the country from which you require access.

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