Updated February 21, 2017 | Factmonster Staff
Information Please has been providing authoritative answers to all kinds of factual questions since 1938—first as a popular radio quiz show, then starting in 1947 as an annual almanac, and since 1998 on the Internet at www.infoplease.com. Many things have changed since 1938, but not our dedication to providing reliable information, in a way that engages and entertains.
For a brief look at our history, start by clicking on
Information Please is part of Pearson, the worlds largest integrated education company. Pearsons other primary operations include the Financial Times Group and the Penguin Group.