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Encyclopedia is described as 'Wikipedia is now available on your Windows 7 Phone! With this easy to use app, you can satisfy your thirst for information on-the-go. When you are short on time, bookmark your favorite articles - they stay just a finger tap away - anytime, anywhere' and is an app in the education & reference category. There are more than 10 alternatives to Encyclopedia for a variety of platforms, including Online / Web-based, Android, Android Tablet, Self-Hosted solutions and iPad. The best alternative is Wikipedia, which is both free and Open Source. Other great apps like Encyclopedia are WikiSpooks.com, Oppia, Citizendium and WikiIndex.

Encyclopedia alternatives are mainly Encyclopedias but may also be Online Education Services. Filter by these if you want a narrower list of alternatives or looking for a specific functionality of Encyclopedia.
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  1. Wikipedia icon

    Wikipedia

    • Online
    • Android
    • iPhone
    • Android Tablet
    • iPad
    • Kindle Fire
    • MediaWiki
    66 alternatives to Wikipedia 

    Free content, multilingual online encyclopedia written and maintained by a community of volunteers through a model of open collaboration, using a wiki-based editing system.

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    1.  Ad-freeWikipedia doesn't contain any form of external advertising.
    2.  CrowdsourcedWikipedia uses suggestions, information, etc., from a large group of people to improve the quality of the content.
    3.  IFTTT IntegrationYou can connect different services to automatically trigger actions within Wikipedia using IFTTT.
    4.  WYSIWYG SupportWikipedia integrates a WYSIWYG editor to edit the look and content of a document, page, or file.
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  2. WikiSpooks.com icon

    WikiSpooks.com

    80 alternatives to WikiSpooks.com 

    WikiSpooks is a global alternative encyclopedia on politics, spy craft, deep state intelligence, and conspiracies, free of corporate influence, partisan politics, or government propaganda for historians and truth-seekers to read, edit, and share.

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    Oppia

    • Mac
    • Windows
    • Linux
    • Online
    • Self-Hosted
    79 alternatives to Oppia 

    Oppia is a free, open-source learning platform. Full of interactive activities called 'explorations', Oppia helps curious minds learn and teach.

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  4. Citizendium icon

    Citizendium

    33 alternatives to Citizendium 

    Citizendium, powered by MediaWiki, is "an open wiki project dedicated to creating a free, comprehensive, and reliable repository of structured knowledge". Unlike with Wikipedia, a contributor must register using their real name and verify their identity.

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    1.  Ad-freeCitizendium doesn't contain any form of external advertising.
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    WikiIndex

    • FreeOpen Source
    • Online
    50 alternatives to WikiIndex 

    Welcome to WikiIndex, a wiki of all wiki, wiki people, wiki software, wiki farms, and wiki ideas, a 'work in progress' founded in 2006. This is part of a continued effort to self-organize information collaboratively, started by Ward Cunningham a decade ago.

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    Golden

    • FreemiumProprietary
    • Online
    47 alternatives to Golden 

    Golden is a self-constructing knowledge database built by artificial and human intelligence with the goal of mapping all human knowledge.

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    V for Wikipedia

    • iPhone
    • iPad
    • Apple Watch
    32 alternatives to V for Wikipedia 

    Wikipedia, better than ever—on iPhone, iPad, and Apple Watch. Discover the world and enjoy beautiful typography with this sleek app.

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    Lunyr

    39 alternatives to Lunyr 

    Lunyr is a decentralized crowdsourced encyclopedia and knowledge base, on the Ethereum blockchain. It rewards users with app tokens for peer-reviewing and contributing information.

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  9. Wikiless icon

    Wikiless

    • FreeOpen Source
    • Online
    • Self-Hosted
    61 alternatives to Wikiless 

    A free open source alternative Wikipedia front-end focused on privacy.

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    Huma2.com

    • FreeProprietary
    • Online
    52 alternatives to Huma2.com 

    The underlying idea is organizing millions of contributors to collect and organize all of human knowledge into a vast library and at the same time paying the contributors an increasing share of the revenues earned through advertising

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