Encyclopedias & Dictionaries
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The world's most valuable and comprehensive scholarly, multi-disciplinary full-text database, with more than 8,500 full-text periodicals, including more than 7,300 peer-reviewed journals. In addition to full text, this database offers indexing and abstracts for more than 12,500 journals and a total of more than 13,200 publications including monographs, reports, conference proceedings, etc. The database features PDF content going back as far as 1887, with the majority of full text titles in native (searchable) PDF format. Searchable cited references are provided for more than 1,400 journals.
Includes biographies and full-text articles from hundreds of magazines and newspapers on people from all eras and fields of endeavor. It also includes tens of thousands of images and links to vetted websites.
Articles from newspapers and magazines
Links to all kinds of newspapers, old and new.
1890-1982. Index to older magazine articles.
Features basic biographical information and "fun facts" about the nations presidents. Includes videos and sound clips.
Biographies of 28,000 notable men and women who have shaped our world from ancient times to the present day.
Shelf Location: Reference Q 141 B5285 2000
Biographical information for 2,500 women scientists from antiquity to mid-20th century ( all are dead). Give several paragraphs of information for each woman and bibliographic references.
A comprehensive index to biographical sources. One simultaneous user.
Has free brief full-text biographies
Shelf Location: Reference PN453 .C614
Shelf Location: Reference CT 100 C8
Articles that are several pages in length about living leaders in all fields of human accomplishment. Includes a bibliography
Shelf Location: Reference CT 103 E56
Has several page articles about the 7,000 most famous people of all time. Includes a bibliography.
Shelf Location: Reference Q 141 N45 2008
Biograhies of major modern & contemporary visual artists. Some links lead to fee-based content.
37 biographical encyclopedias on people from all walks of life.
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