Encyclopedia Virginia Cited

Encyclopedia Virginia

What happens when you create a fact-checked, peer-reviewed, accessible online reference work about the Commonwealth of Virginia? For one thing, journalists cite your work as a source in their stories.

Two recent cases:

Richmond Times-Dispatch
Women’s Panel Took Road Less Traveled

Rendering, Courtesy of StudioEIS and The 1717 Design Group

Courtesy StudioEIS & 1717 Design Group

Michael Paul Williams quotes EV entries on Pocahontas and the Racial Integrity Act in his December 10 article on the recent announcement about whom the Women of Virginia Commemorative Commission selected for inclusion in a new monument in Capitol Square.

Virginian-Pilot
What’s in a Name?

James Blair

James Blair

Sarah Hutchins also quotes EV in her November 25 piece on the namesake for James Blair Middle School in Norfolk. James Blair was most famous for founding the College of William & Mary.

Encyclopedia Virginia

Encyclopedia Virginia stands out among online reference works as an authoritative, fact-checked, peer-reviewed resource. We’re always happy to see the press cite our work.