Biographies

Description: Resources that provide a written account or specific details about a person\'s life.

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    • Oxford music online View Full RecordND-onlyFull Text ResourceND Catalog Record
      Provides a single gateway to access cross-searchable, full-text Oxford music reference subscriptions and products, including Grove Music Online, Oxford ... []
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      Composers who lived and worked in the former Soviet Union in the period 1918-1990 (Internet Edition compiled [privately] by Onno van Rijen). Entries include ... []

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    • Acta sanctorum database View Full RecordND-onlyFull Text ResourceND Catalog Record
      Collection of texts on the lives of the saints from the beginning of the Christian era to the end of the sixteenth century, published over a period of ... []
    • Ainm.ie View Full RecordFree ResourceFull Text ResourceND Catalog Record
      Consist of biographies in Irish of people with a connection to the Irish language. The basis for the database is the nine volumes of Beatháisnéis (Baile ... []
    • Allgemeine deutsche Biographie & Neue deutsche Biographie View Full RecordND-onlyND Catalog Record
      Mode of access: CD-ROM in Reserve Book Room.
      Call Number: HESB RES Electronic CT 1053 A5 2003
      Includes biographical core data of over 80,000 people in German history. Simple or advanced searching possible.
    • American national biography View Full RecordND-onlyND Catalog Record
      A standard biographical resource for more than 17,000 notable people in American history.
    • American President View Full RecordFree ResourceFull Text ResourceND Catalog Record
      Provides a comprehensive collection of material about the U.S. Presidents and the history of the presidency. Features essays about each President and their ... []
    • Bibliographie der französischen Literaturwissenschaft. View Full RecordND Catalog Record
      Call Number: REF INDEX Z 2171 .B56
      Coverage: Bd.1(1956/1958)-Bd.50(2012)
      This annual print index lists books, dissertations, journal articles, and reviews published around the world. The essential index in the field of French ... []
    • Bio. (Biography.com) View Full RecordFree Resource
      Over 25,000 entries from historical and popular culture.
    • Biographical Dictionary View Full RecordFree Resource
      A biographical wiki with over 33,000 entries with world wide coverage.
    • Biographisch-Bibliographisches Kirchenlexikon View Full RecordND-onlyFull Text ResourceND Catalog Record
      Onlive version of the German biographical church encyclopedia that provides information about persons related to history of the Church. ... []
    • Biography and genealogy master index View Full RecordND-onlyND Catalog Record
      Indexes hundreds of biographical sources covering individuals, living and dead, from every field of activity worldwide.
    • Biography in context View Full RecordINSPIRE ResourceND Catalog Record
      Database of biographical information on more than 500,000 people from all times, places and subjects. Sometimes known as: Biography resource center. ... []
    • Book of Remembrance : View Full RecordFree ResourceND Catalog Record
    • CAIN Web Service: Biographies of people prominent during the "Troubles", and personal accounts of the conflict. View Full RecordFree Resource
      A database searchable by names and by roles, accompanied by a bibliography.
    • Cambridge dictionary of scientists View Full RecordND-onlyFull Text ResourceND Catalog Record
    • Cardinals of the holy roman church View Full RecordFree ResourceND Catalog Record
      Consists of "biographies of the 20th century cardinals and of the events and documents concerning the origin of the Roman cardinalate and its historic ... []
    • Contemporary authors (see Literature resource center) View Full RecordND-only
      Provides biographical, bibliographical, and critical content on literary figures from all time periods; draws on Gale Group's Contemporary Authors, Contemporary ... []
    • Contemporary hispanic biography View Full RecordND-onlyFull Text ResourceND Catalog Record
      Biographies of Latinos and Latinas in the international Hispanic community.
    • CQ's politics in America View Full RecordND-onlyFull Text ResourceND Catalog Record
      Mode of access: CD-ROM in Reserve Book Room. Software has been installed on the "Windows XP -- CD Station" computer.
      Call Number: HESB RES Electronic JK 1012 .C63
      Coverage: 2000
      Contains profiles of members of Congress, their committee assignments, key votes, etc., and background information on members' districts. ... []
    • Dictionary of Irish biography View Full RecordND-onlyFull Text ResourceND Catalog Record
      Online searchable database corresponding to the Royal Irish Academy/Cambridge University Press's print DIB. The DIB outlines the careers of prominent men ... []
    • Dictionary of literary biography (see Literature resource center) View Full RecordND-only
      Provides biographical, bibliographical, and critical content on literary figures from all time periods; draws on Gale Group's Contemporary Authors, Contemporary ... []
    • Dictionary of scientific biography View Full RecordND-onlyFull Text ResourceND Catalog Record
      This reference source contains biographies of mathematicians and natural scientists from all countries and from all historical periods. It presents an ... []
    • Dictionary of Ulster Biography View Full RecordFree Resource
      Electronic edition of the Dictionary of Ulster Biography, by Kate Newman, originally published in print by the Institute of Irish Studies, Queen's University, ... []
    • Digital library of the Catholic Reformation View Full RecordND-onlyFull Text ResourceND Catalog Record
      Searchable full-text collection of transcriptions and facsimiles of documents by Catholic authors of the 16th and 17th centuries "including papal documents, ... []
    • Grove music online (see Oxford music online) View Full RecordND-onlyFull Text Resource
      Provides a single gateway to access cross-searchable, full-text Oxford music reference subscriptions and products, including Grove Music Online, Oxford ... []
    • International year book and statesmen's who's who View Full RecordND-onlyFull Text ResourceND Catalog Record
      Includes information on countries, territories and federal states; significant international and national organizations; and biographical profiles of significant ... []
    • Internet Public Library Biographies Resources View Full RecordFree Resource
      Accounts of persons' lives written by another.
    • Italian Women Writers View Full RecordFull Text Resource
      The Italian Women Writers project (IWW) is a long-term research endeavor to preserve and provide access to an extensive corpus of literature written by ... []
    • Jack Kerouac romnibus View Full RecordND-onlyFull Text ResourceND Catalog Record
      Mode of access: CD-ROM in Reserve Book Room. Software has been installed on the "Windows XP -- CD Station" computer.
      Call Number: HESB RES Electronic PS 3521 .E735 Z633 1995
      Multimedia presentation of the life and work of Jack Kerouac, Beat Generation author and poet, via text, photographs, graphics, sound, animation, and video; ... []
    • Julian Samora Library and Archives Institute for Latino Studies View Full RecordFree Resource
      The Julian Samora Library at the Institute for Latino Studies at Notre Dame collects, preserves, and provides access to rare books, manuscripts, personal ... []
    • Kings & queens of Britain View Full RecordND-onlyFull Text ResourceND Catalog Record
    • Latin American Law Journals & Serials in U.S. Law Libraries View Full RecordFree Resource
    • Latinas in the United States View Full RecordND-onlyFull Text ResourceND Catalog Record
    • Legacy.com (Obituaries) View Full RecordFree Resource
      Current obituaries from over 1000 newspapers.
    • Literature resource center View Full RecordND-onlyFull Text ResourceND Catalog Record
      Provides biographical, bibliographical, and critical content on literary figures from all time periods; draws on Gale Group's Contemporary Authors, Contemporary ... []
    • Mathematical Biographies View Full RecordFree Resource
      Biographies of Female Mathematicians, Biographies of Mathematicians, Mathematician of the Day, and the Mathematics Genealogy Project. ... []
    • Ménestrel View Full RecordFree ResourceFull Text ResourceND Catalog Record
      Selective inventory of electronic resources for medievalists, with particular emphasis on French-speaking areas.
    • Neue deutsche Biographie (see Allgemeine deutsche Biographie & Neue deutsche Biographie) View Full RecordND-only
      Call Number: HESB RES Electronic CT 1053 A5 2003
      Includes biographical core data of over 80,000 people in German history. Simple or advanced searching possible.
    • Nineteenth century literary criticism (see Literature resource center) View Full RecordND-only
      Provides biographical, bibliographical, and critical content on literary figures from all time periods; draws on Gale Group's Contemporary Authors, Contemporary ... []
    • Orlando View Full RecordND-onlyND Catalog Record
      Orlando: Women's Writing in the British Isles from the Beginnings to the Present includes biographical and writing career entries on British women writers, ... []
    • Oxford companion to music (see Oxford music online) View Full RecordND-onlyFull Text Resource
      Provides a single gateway to access cross-searchable, full-text Oxford music reference subscriptions and products, including Grove Music Online, Oxford ... []
    • Oxford dictionary of music (see Oxford music online) View Full RecordND-onlyFull Text Resource
      Provides a single gateway to access cross-searchable, full-text Oxford music reference subscriptions and products, including Grove Music Online, Oxford ... []
    • Oxford dictionary of national biography View Full RecordND-onlyFull Text ResourceND Catalog Record
      The classic, authoritative biographical source for British history. Usage info: Licensed for 3 simultaneous users.
    • Oxford music online View Full RecordND-onlyFull Text ResourceND Catalog Record
      Provides a single gateway to access cross-searchable, full-text Oxford music reference subscriptions and products, including Grove Music Online, Oxford ... []
    • Prosopographie der mittelbyzantinischen Zeit View Full RecordND-onlyND Catalog Record
      A comprehensive biographical dictionary for the Byzantine Empire in the early Medieval Period (641-1025 AD) documenting more than 20,000 persons. PMBZ ... []
    • Prosopography of the Byzantine Empire View Full RecordND-onlyFull Text ResourceND Catalog Record
      A database the aim of which is to record all surviving information about every individual mentioned in Byzantine textual sources, together with as many ... []
    • Ricorso View Full RecordFree Resource
      A database of biographical records, bibliographical listings, excerpts from text and commentary,of Irish literature and literary scholarship. ... []
    • Samuel Johnson & James Boswell View Full RecordND-onlyFull Text ResourceND Catalog Record
      Mode of access: CD-ROM in Reserve Book Room.
      Call Number: HESB RES Electronic PR 3539 .J22 A11 1997
      "... presents the complete works of Samuel Johnson in the Yale Johnson series, as well as several rare editions from the British Library. It also includes ... []
    • Selected Resources for Irish Studies View Full RecordFree Resource
      PDF doc. to selected resources for Irish Studies that include, biographies, indexes, bibliographic databases, dictionaries, music, newspapers, encyclopedias, ... []
    • Soviet composers View Full RecordFree Resource
      Composers who lived and worked in the former Soviet Union in the period 1918-1990 (Internet Edition compiled [privately] by Onno van Rijen). Entries include ... []
    • Twentieth century literary criticism (see Literature resource center) View Full RecordND-only
      Provides biographical, bibliographical, and critical content on literary figures from all time periods; draws on Gale Group's Contemporary Authors, Contemporary ... []
    • Who's who in the twentieth century View Full RecordND-onlyFull Text ResourceND Catalog Record
    • Who's who on the web View Full RecordND-onlyFull Text ResourceND Catalog Record
      Coverage: 17th century-present
      Biographies of over a million people of note, world wide. All Marquis' Who's Who biographies published since 1985 are included. Usage info: Licensed for ... []
    • World who's who View Full RecordND-onlyND Catalog Record
      Biographical information on the world's most eminent figures, including heads of state, key ministers, politicians, diplomats, religious leaders, the famous ... []
    • 18th century collections online (see ECCO: Eighteenth Century collections online) View Full RecordND-onlyFull Text Resource
      A comprehensive searchable digital edition of The Eighteenth Century microfilm set, which has aimed to include every significant English-language and foreign-language ... []
    • 19th century literary criticism (see Literature resource center) View Full RecordND-only
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