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Databases for Biographies

Biography and Genealogy Master Index

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Subject Covered:Biographies
Type of Material:Biographical dictionaries, subject encyclopedias, literary criticism and other indexes
Fulltext:No full text

Britannica Online

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Subject Covered:Multidisciplinary
Type of Material:Encyclopedia
Dates Covered:1997 to present
Fulltext:Full Text

Contemporary Authors

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Subject Covered:Modern authors
Type of Material:Biographical and bibliographical data about contemporary writers.
Dates Covered:1960 to present
Fulltext:Full text

Credo Reference Sources

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Subject Covered:Multidisciplinary
Type of Material:Encyclopedias, dictionaries (including bilingual), biographies, quotations, crossword solver, and measurement conversions
Fulltext:Full text

Dictionary of Literary Biography Complete Online

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Subject Covered:Biographies of Authors
Type of Material:Lives and careers of the literary figures, along with the critical response to their works
Fulltext:Full text

Gale Biography in Context

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Subject Covered:Biographical information about people from a variety of nationalities and occupations.
Type of Material:Biography
Fulltext:Full text

Literature Resource Center

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Subject Covered:Authors and Literary Works
Type of Material:Biographical material, articles, critical essays and reviews, poems, short stories and plays, interviews
Fulltext:Full Text

MAS Ultra - School Edition

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Subject Covered:Multidisciplinary Source for High School Students
Type of Material:Articles, reference books, biographies, primary source documents, images
Dates Covered:1975 to present
Fulltext:Full Text

MasterFILE Premier

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Subject Covered:Multidisciplinary
Type of Material:Articles, reference books, primary source documents, images
Dates Covered:1975 to present
Fulltext:Full Text

Middle Search Plus

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Subject Covered:Multidisciplinary Source for Students in the Middle Grades.
Type of Material:Articles, biographies, historical essays, primary source documents and images.
Fulltext:Full text

North American Women's Letters and Diaries

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Subject Covered:Personal narratives about People, Places and Events
Type of Material:Diaries and letters
Dates Covered:1675 to 1950
Fulltext:Full text

Oxford African American Studies Center

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Subject Covered:African American and African history and culture
Type of Material:Encyclopedic articles, biographies, images, primary source material, maps, and charts
Fulltext:Full Text

Oxford Music Online

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Subject Covered:Music
Type of Material:Articles and biographies
Fulltext:Full text

Science In Context

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Subject Covered:Science, Mathematics and Technology
Type of Material:Articles, topic overviews, biographies, images and videos
Dates Covered:Present
Fulltext:Full text

Something About the Author Online

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Subject Covered:Authors of Books for Children and Young Adults
Type of Material:Biographical essays and information
Fulltext:Full text