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Mireault - Trends of the late 1800s: Biography in Context

Biography in Context - Database

Use the search box below to access the database.  A link to this database is always available from the library's Database & E-resources page. 

Note-taking Features in Gale Databases

New!  Note-taking features are now offered within this database.  Watch the tutorial to learn more.

Database Tips

Use the On This Page to find specific types of resources or drill down further by adding another keyword to "search within page". 

Reference - this is where you will find general articles about your topic


Tools can be found within each article/resource.  What they mean...

  • Bookmark - provides you with a URL address that links you back directly to the article
  • Download - download a PDF or html document
  • Share - use a social media service to share the article
  • Citation Tools - Find your MLA citation (also usually at the bottom of each article)
  • Email - email the article to yourself and/or group members
  • Dictionary - look-up words you are not familiar with
  • Highlights/Notes - take notes in the article, for more on this feature see the tutorial on this page