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A biographical resource for notable people in American history with a database offering portraits...  [more info]
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Biography and Genealogy Master Index (Gale) (Cancelled)
This resource has been cancelled, effective 8/25/2014. Indexes more than 15 million biographical sketches from reference books. Find a citation and then look in the JMU Library Catalog to see if JMU Libraries has the reference book it is in.  [more info]
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A comprehensive database of biographical information on over 480,000 people. Formerly Biography Resource Center.  [more info]
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Biographies of 55,000 men and women who shaped all aspects of the British past from the earliest times. No living person is included in the dictionary.
 
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Sponsored by VIVA, the Virtual Library of Virginia
 
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