Biography Resource Center
On-Campus Access:
Off-Campus Access:
Description: Biographical information on more than 185,000 people from throughout history, around the world, and across all disciplines and subject areas
Dates Covered: Varies
Types of Coverage: Full Text
Source List: List of Sources link on the top of the interface screen
Frequency of Updates: Daily
Subjects Covered: Biographies
Types of Items: It contains biographies and full-text articles
Number of Items: As of 7/28/05: It contains approximately 250,000 biographies and full-text articles from nearly 250 periodicals
Vendor: Gale
Publisher: Gale
Other Information
Aggregate Database: On-Campus:
Related Resources: Current Biography Illustrated
Additional Assistance/Help: Help button located in the top right of the interface screen.
Number of Users: Unlimited
What's New:  
Special Features: Biographical Facts Search; allows to search for, occupation, nationality,ethnicity, birth/death year,birth/death place, gender
Advanced Search; allows to search for, full text, keyword, source, magazine date