Britannica School Insights

Britannica School Insights

Enhance your search experience and your knowledge with Britannica content in the top-right corner of your search results page.

What is Britannica School Insights?

'Britannica School Insights' is an innovative Edge add-on. Powered by Britannica School, this free extension enriches your search experience by providing reliable, fact-checked information right along with your regular search results. It does this using Britannica’s advanced technology to uncover unique relationships and uncommon insights about English-language search topics. Enhance knowledge, promote digital literacy and explore deeper context and connections - all while preserving the integrity of your original search results.

Users: 10,169
Rating: 3.50 (4)
Version: 1.3.0 (Last updated: 2019-12-31)
Creation date: 2019-12-31
Risk impact: High risk impact
Risk likelihood: Low risk likelihood
Manifest version: 2
  • contextMenus
  • *://*/*
Size: 133.74K
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Britannica School Insights
Britannica School Insights (v1.3.0)
3.15 (27) 1,161,261
Not available on Firefox

Do your students’ Web searches promote digital literacy? Facts matter and now Britannica School serves them alongside your students’ Web search results.

Britannica School's free browser extension, Britannica School Insights, changes how students and schools discover by bringing fact-checked information to Web search results pages.

Powered by Britannica School, the extension surfaces quick fact-checked information, along with inquiry pathways that uncover unique relationships, uncommon insights, context, and perspectives around English-language search topics.

-Cut through the Internet noise to research smarter -Build digital literacy skills by ensuring a fact-checked source appears in parallel with regular search results -Find quick facts and information, or explore deeper context and connections around search topics -Trust that your tool will only surface highly relevant search results

Q: Will Britannica School Insights change what shows up in my search results or what sources I can view? Your search results stay the same and you’ll still be able to view all of the same resources as before. You’ll just find Britannica School Insights results added when there is relevant Britannica School content to share.

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User reviews
Works well for the first 2-3 times. After that, stops working. Reinstalled, but issue persists. It's a shame because it is a very useful extension. The same thing happens with Britannica Insights also. Please look into this.
by Namish, 2020-05-14
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Risk impact

Britannica School Insights is risky to use as it requires a number of sensitive permissions that can potentially harm your browser and steal your data. Exercise caution when installing this add-on. Review carefully before installing. We recommend that you only install Britannica School Insights if you trust the publisher.

Risk likelihood

Britannica School Insights has earned a fairly good reputation and likely can be trusted.

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