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Posted By john On January 31, 2012 @ 4:35 pm In | Comments Disabled

Gale Encyclopedia of World Biography [1] (e-book)
This 25 volume biographical source covers notable individuals from every part of the world and from all time periods.

Complete Dictionary of Scientific Biography [1] (e-book)
This thorough source provides information on the lives of scientists through all periods from classical antiquity to modern times.

Biography Collection Complete [2]
Biography Collection Complete offers more than 177,000 full-text biographies supporting history, science, the arts, music, literature, multicultural studies, gender studies, business, government & politics, sports, entertainment and many other areas.

Who’s Alive and Who’s Dead [3]
This website enables a patron to search by name or to browse general categories such as actors and actresses, political figures, and sports figures. Within that category, one can narrow further. For example, under actors, one can see actors and actresses listed by television show.


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[1] Gale Encyclopedia of World Biography: http://infotrac.galegroup.com/itweb/ripl13

[2] Biography Collection Complete: http://search.ebscohost.com/login.aspx?authtype=ip,cpid&custid=s8945026

[3] Who’s Alive and Who’s Dead: http://www.whosaliveandwhosdead.com/

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