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Biography Sources

Online Databases

Some of these databases can be accessed from home for instructions on what is available and
information on accessing them please follow this link.

Biography and Genealogy Master Index  

Internet Resources 

Biographical Dictionary 
Biographies of Women Mathematicians

Distinguished Women of Past and Present
Who's Alive and Who's Dead 

 Selected Periodicals  

 Biography News 
 Boise State University Western Writers Series 
 Index to Periodical Articles By and About Blacks
 New York Times Biographical Edition
 Virginia Magazine of History and Biography

Reference Sources  

American Men and Women of Science            
Q141.A474 21st ed. 

American National Biography                                                 
CT 213.A68

Bakerís Biographical Dictionary of Musicians                 
ML 105.B16 2001 

Biography and Genealogy Master Index                          
Z5305.U5 B57 

Contemporary Authors Autobiography Series  
PN 453.C63 

Current Biography            
CT 100.C8

Dictionary of American Biography                                         
E 176.D563

Dictionary of Literary Biography     (please ask at the Reference Desk)

Oxford Dictionary of National Biography          
DA 28.D47


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