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Biography DVDs

Watch these educational videos about people throughout history to find information about presidents, scientists, explorers and more.

Biography in Context

Lists of famous artists, politicians, royalty, scientists and more are all available through this valuable resource. Find the information you need by limiting your search to specific years, nationalities, or occupations.

Great Lives from History - From the Middle Ages to the 20th Century

Try Great Lives from History if you are having trouble finding information on the person you want to study. Venture into this huge collection of e-books about famous men and women throughout history and save your searches by creating your own account.

New Biographies to Read

Browse the newest biographies that you can check out and read. Beautiful illustrations accompany tales of inspiring lives.

Science Online

Biographies of scientists and inventors at your fingertips, browse by occupation, by nationality or by last name. Special lists of Nobel Prize Winners and Women in Science.

World Book Kids

Our online encyclopedia has loads of information about all kinds of people for homework, research, and general curiosity.

Learn About the Presidents

A subject guide to the presidents of the United States from the Internet Public Library, listing numerous resources for individual presidents. Browse every president, from our first George Washington, to our forty-fourth, Barack Obama.

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