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History of Mathematics archive
Extensive biographies of mathematicians, history on mathematical topics and the history of mathematics in various cultures as well as a curve index with history and associated curves....   [more]
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Mathematics Genealogy Project
The Mathematics Genealogy Project is a service of the department of mathematics, North Dakota State University. The intent of this project is to compile information about ALL the mathematicians of the...   [more]
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Sources of Portraits of Statisticians
Portraits and articles from biographical dictionaries of statisticians....   [more]
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Allgemeine Deutsche Biographie/Neue Deutsche Biographie Register
Index to two standard German biographical encyclopedias, with links (sometimes) to the actual article. (Van Pelt CT1053/.A52, CT1053/.N4)...   [more]
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African American Biographical Database     [find related records >>>]
This collection contains extended narratives of African American activists, business people, former slaves, performing artists, educators, lawyers, physicians, writers, church leaders, homemakers, rel...   [more]
Holdings: Persons active between 1790 and 1950. The database is updated bimonthly.

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Faces of Science: African Americans in the Sciences
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Biographical Directory of the United States Congress, 1774 - present
Biographical entries those individuals who have served in the national legislature and the Continental Congress. ...   [more]
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National Inventors Hall of Fame
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List of Popes
Biographical information from the Catholic Encyclopedia....   [more]
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Saints & Angels
From Catholic Onine....   [more]
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Gale's Literary Index
Gale's Literary Index is a master index to the major literature series published by The Gale Group. It combines and cross references more than 130,000 author names, including pseudonyms and variant na...   [more]
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Resources for Ancient Near Eastern Studies
Bibliography of sources dealing with 3rd millennium BC ...   [more]
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Neils Bohr Archive
The Niels Bohr Archive (NBA) is a repository of primary material for the history of modern physics, pertaining in particular to the early development of quantum mechanics and the life and career of Ni...   [more]
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Linus Pauling's Papers
Linus Pauling utilized bound notebooks to keep track of the details of his research as it unfolded. A testament to the remarkable length and diversity of Dr. Pauling's career, the Pauling Papers hol...   [more]
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Einstein Archives Online
Also Known as: Albert Einstein Archives
The Einstein Archives Online Website provides the first online access to Albert Einstein's scientific and non-scientific manuscripts held by the Albert Einstein Archives at the Hebrew University of Je...   [more]
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General Interest Biography

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World Biographical Information System Online (WBIS)
Also Known as: WBIS Online , world biographical information systems index
Containing 3.2 million. short biographical entries for eminent individuals who lived in North and South America, Western and Central Europe, Africa, Australia, New Zealand, and Oceania. The entry ...   [more]

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Classical.net Master Composer List
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Oxford Music Online     [find related records >>>]
Also Known as: Grove Music Online, New Grove Dictionary of Music Online, grove music online
Enhanced online version of the 29-volume print edition of the New Grove Dictionary of Music and Musicians, 2nd edition, also comprising the complete New Grove Dictionary of Opera. Contains scholarly ...   [more]

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Biographisches Lexikon des Kaiserthums Osterreich
Published 1856-1891....   [more]
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Dictionary of Canadian Biography
Includes people who played an important role in the formation of what is now Canada. This first phase presents persons who died between the years 1000 and 1920 or whose last known date of activity fa...   [more]
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Autorinnen und Autoren
A rich resource published by the library of the Freie Universitaet, Berlin....   [more]
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Turing Digital Archive
This digital archive contains mainly unpublished personal papers and photographs of Alan Turing from 1923-1972. The originals are in the Turing archive in King's College Cambridge. It contains letter...   [more]
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Jewish Orphanages in the United States
On Jewish Orphanages, Societies, Social Services and Orphan Train Destinations in the United States....   [more]
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Lessico dei grammatici greci
Also Known as: LGGA
"The LGGA (Lessico dei Grammatici Greci Antichi) means to provide an online reference tool for scholars of Greek-Latin Antiquity, especially for studies on the history of ancient philology, grammar an...   [more]
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American National Biography     [find related records >>>]
Also Known as: ANB
The American National Biography (ANB) is the successor to The Dictionary of American Biography (DAB)(1926-1937). As such, it is a source of biographical information on Americans of significance, both ...   [more]

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Oxford Dictionary of National Biography     [find related records >>>]
Also Known as: Dictionary of National Biography
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American Men and Women of Science, 23rd ed.     [find related records >>>]
- from Gale Virtual Reference Library
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All Other Biography

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Nobel e-Museum
Nobel e-Museum offers information on all 736 Prize Winners to date, the Nobel Organization, Alfred Nobel, and Nobel events, as well as educational material and games. Nobel e-Museum consists of more t...   [more]
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Oxford Art Online     [find related records >>>]
Also Known as: Grove Dictionary of Art Online, Grove Art Online, Dictionary of Art, Macmillan Dictionary of Art
Contains 45,000 authoritative articles on all aspects of the visual arts: painting, sculpture, graphic arts, architecture, decorative arts and photography. Includes biographies of artists, patrons, an...   [more]
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African Biographical Dictionary 2nd ed.
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Concise Dictionary of American Jewish Biography
The Concise Dictionary of American Jewish Biography, edited by Jacob Rader Marcus and Judith M. Daniels (Brooklyn, NY: Carlson Publishing, Inc., 1994) contains almost 24 000 brief biographies of Amer...   [more]
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Dictionary of Literary Biography
Also Known as: DLB
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Yisrael Eldad
Website devoted to Israeli nationalist thinker Yisrael Eldad (in Hebrew)....   [more]
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People of the Founding Era: A Prosopographical Account
Also Known as: PFE, People of the Founding Era
This powerful online resource provides biographical information for thousands of individuals born between 1713 and 1815. Beginning with 12,000 but eventually expanding to over 60,000 people, the subje...   [more]

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Directory of Jewish Writers
Lists more than 5,000 Jewish writers representing all literary genres (e.g., poetry, fiction, theatre), as well as other selected fields (e.g., philosophy, psychology) of creative writing, worldwide, ...   [more]
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Faulkner at Virginia: An Audio Archive
Also Known as: Faulkner Audio Archive
Listen in on William Faulkners sessions with audiences at the University of Virginia in 1957 and 1958, during his two terms as UVAs first Writer-in-Residence. The audio files are accompanied by tran...   [more]
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Wilhelmine Germany and the First World War (1890-1918)
Overview: Wilhelmine Germany, 1890-1914 | I. Economic Development | II. Society and Culture | III. "Modern Life": Diagnoses, Prescriptions, Alternatives | IV. State and Society | ...   [more]
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Literature Resource Center
Biographical information, overviews, full-text literary criticism and reviews on nearly 130,000 writers in all disciplines, from all time periods and from around the world.
PLEASE NOTE: Penn has ...   [more]

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Facts on File
Also Known as: World News Digest @ Facts.com , World News Digest
Full-text of the Facts on File World News Digest from 1980 forward. World News Archive from 1940-79 and Reuters News for the last two weeks. facts.com...   [more]
Holdings: January 1980-present. Weekly updates. Hourly newsfeeds.
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Politics in America
Current biographies of each member of Congress and their Congressional Districts, from the 110th Congress (2008) to present....   [more]

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