About Biography Reference Bank
Click on the Biography Reference Bank link to go to a resource called Biography Reference Bank. This resource contains full-text biographical information on living and deceased people of note from around the world.Contents:
- Covers over 700,000 individuals
- More than 36,000 photographs of the subjects.
- Links to more than 619,000 related full-text articles, as well as abstracts and images from thousands of periodicals
- Original profiles from Current Biography and World Authors series, and specialist content of Junior Authors & Illustrators.
- Look up biographical information on a famous person.
- Compile a list of notable people born in a particular state or country.
- Identify individuals who have won an important award or prize.
- Find a picture of a famous contemporary or historical figure.
- Read about figures of prominence from a wide range of professions.