Biography of Famous South Africans
Offers biographies of famous South Africans including Nelson Mandela, heart transplant pioneer Christiaan Barnard, novelists and politicians.
Biography Resource Center
Find information on the product produced by Gale Gengage Learning. Includes a free trial and guided tour, blog and downloads.
Online destination of A&E's popular, award-winning documentary series.
Features a collection of over twenty five hundred biographies sorted by name.
Black American Feminisms
Multidisciplinary bibliography about African American women rights advocates. Compiled by Sherri L. Barnes of the University of California, Santa Barbara Libraries.
Presents an insight into the lives of entertainers, sports figures, scientists, artists, writers, historians and other famous people. Includes alphabetical search and list of people born today.
Oxford Dictionary of National Biographies
Subscriber edition contains over 56,000 biographies of people who have shaped British history; free content includes features, articles and biographies, podcasts and "Life of the Day" email service.
Searchable, user created and edited database of biographical information for tens of thousands of famous people.