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Primary Sources at GW
For biographies . . .
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American National Biography Online
Offers full-text biographical articles for more than 18,300 men and women from all eras and walks of life whose lives have shaped the United States. No. of concurrent users: 5.
Biography and Genealogy Master Index
Citations to biographical entries in over 3000 volumes and editions of current and retrospective reference books and volumes of literary criticism, covering both contemporary and historical figures.
Current Biography Yearbook.
Location: CT 100 .C8 Temporarily Shelved at WRLC Shared Collections Facility
Gelman Library had 1955 to current year
Encyclopedia of World Biography.
Location: CT 103 .E56 1998
Leadership Directories: Who's Who in the Leadership of the United States
Contact information for the leaders of major United States government, business, professional, and nonprofit organizations.
Location: DA 28 .W6
WWW Virtual Library General Reference: Biographical Sources.
Links to many free online biography resources.
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