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Biography in Context

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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

Subjects: 
Biography;
Reference;
Homework Help;
Encyclopedias;
African American Studies;
American Studies

Notes: 
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.

Dates of Coverage: 
N/A

Update Frequency: 
Periodically

Print Equivalent: 
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.

Provider: 
Gale Group

Format: 
Web

Language: 
English

Output type: 
Print, Email, Download