Call Number: MU Ellis QA76.2J63 I83 2011
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Search the MERLIN Catalog for Biographies
- American National Biography
A biographical dictionary of about 17,500 individuals significant to American history, from the earliest recorded European exploration to the 21st century. These are print books.
- Discovery Collection
Thousands of overview essays, critical analyses, biographies, primary sources, creative works and multimedia elements comprise the Discovering Collection comprehensive online reference resource.
- Gale Virtual Reference Library
Includes Encyclopedia of World Biography, Contemporary Hispanic Biography, Dictionary of Scientific Biography, and more.
- Lexis Nexis Academic
LexisNexis has the Who's Who publications and many other biographical resources. Use the RESEARCH PEOPLE box on the LexisNexis search page.
- Literary Index
Literary Index is a master index to the major literature products published by Gale. It combines and cross-references more than 165,000 author names, including pseudonyms and variant names, and listings for over 215,000 titles into one source.
- Oxford Dictionary of National Biography
Provides biographies on famous people from the British Isles from the 4th century BC to present.
- Oxford Reference Online: World Encyclopedia
Provides selected biography articles
- New Grove Dictionary of Music and Musicians
New Grove Dictionary of Music and Musicians is the premier music encyclopedia. Includes the New Grove Dictionaries of Jazz and Opera.
Amy C. Nickless
Graduate Reference Assistant, 2010-2012