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Comp Research Resources 2020-2021: Biography

Biography in Context - Database

This is your starting point if you need to gather information about a specific person.

Biography in Context

Print Books

There are two different print book sections in the library that focus on people:

  • Memoirs: accounts of experiences personally written by the author, typically tend to be more appropriate for personal reading

  • Biography/Autobiography: a book that covers the history of a person from birth to death (or age at time of publication)