Biography in Context
Provides biographical information on 650,000+ people from throughout history, around the world, and across all disciplines. For more in-depth biographies of figures from American history, consult American National Biography.
African American Studies;
The included Lives & Perspectives Collection supports high-school curricula and university coursework by providing multidisciplinary content on notable figures and the societal forces that have shaped their lives.
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The New York Public Library owns print editions of many of the resources included in the Biography in Context. Check the Library Catalog for library holdings.
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