BERWICKSHIRE schools now have free access to the Britannica Online School Edition of the encylopedia.

It has specifically been created to ensure that students can research safely online without accessing inappropriate or factually inaccurate material and is split into three distinct age-groups with every reference article extensively checked by Britannica’s team of editors.

To sign-up for Britannica online or to download the e-safety guide, schools in Berwickshire should visit www.britannica.co.uk/education