Australian Dictionary of Biography
Features a dictionary of national biography with concise, informative and fascinating descriptions of the lives of over 12,000 significant and representative persons in Australian history.
Biography of Famous South Africans
Offers biographies of famous South Africans including Nelson Mandela, heart transplant pioneer Christiaan Barnard, novelists and politicians.
Online destination of A&E's popular, award-winning documentary series.
Features a collection of over twenty five hundred biographies sorted by name.
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. Subscription required.