Biography and Genealogy Master Index
A comprehensive index to nearly 12 million biographical sketches in more than 2700 volumes.
Gerritsen Collection of Aletta H. Jacobs
Full text and full image women's history primary source materials (books and journal articles) from 1543 - 1945 is in this digital collection.
Search in hundreds of encyclopedias, dictionaries, thesauri, quotations, and subject-specific titles, as well as 200,000+ images and audio files, and nearly 100 videos.
Biographies of authors, including novelists, playwrights and more.
Oxford African American Studies Center
Contains significant biographical resources on prominent African Americans.
New Books: Biography
- Contemporary British autoethnography
- Uses of first person writings Africa, America, Asia, Europe
- Self-help Messiah : Dale Carnegie and success in modern America
North American Women's Letters and Diaries includes the immediate experiences of 1,325 women and 150,000 pages of diaries and letters.