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A biographical resource for notable people in American history with a database offering portraits...  [more info]
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Covers all musical genres, with new entries written by a distinguished group...  [more info]
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Changes to the look and feel of this resource will occur on April 2, 2015. Click here for more details. A comprehensive database of biographical information on over 480,000 people. Formerly Biography Resource Center.  [more info]
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Changes to the look and feel of this resource will occur on April 2, 2015. Click here for more details. Essays outlining the lives and careers of authors from all eras and genres, and summarizes the critical response to their work...  [more info]
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Several encyclopedias-in-one with articles and cross references covering music and musicians worldwide. Alternate title: Oxford Music Online.  [more info]
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Changes to the look and feel of this resource will occur on April 2, 2015. Click here for more details. New 'In Context' interface coming soon! Gale's Literature Resource Center provides selected biographical, critical, and bibliographical information on various literary figures....  [more info]
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Classified listing and subject index of scholarly books and articles on modern languages, literatures, folklore, and linguistics.  [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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Reports independent, factual information on over 13,000 candidates and elected officials...  [more info]
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Sponsored by VIVA, the Virtual Library of Virginia
 
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