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About Biography in Context (formerly Biography Resource Center)

Description:

  • Provides full-text biographies on thousands of individuals from around the globe.
  • Sources include The Complete Marquis Who's Who, Dictionary of American Biography, Directory of American Scholars, Encyclopedia of World Biography, The Scribner's Encyclopedia of American Lives, Contemporary Authors, Almanac of Famous People, Encyclopedia of World Biography, and many more.
  • Also provides full-text biographical articles from magazines.
  • User can email PDF filess and also bookmark content and share it through social network sites.

Dates of Coverage: all time periods

Frequency of Updates: quarterly

Truncation Symbol: *

Concurrent Users: unlimited

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