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Biographies

Oxford Dictionary of National Biography UCCS only
A collection of 50,000 specially written biographies of people who shaped Britain's past, from the fourth century BC to the year 2000.

Contemporary Authors UCCS only
Biographic details on 100,000 20th century novelists, playwrights, poets, nonfiction writers, journalists and scriptwriters from around the world.

S9.com Biographical Dictionary
Information on over 25,000 men and women from ancient times to the present. The dictionary can be searched by names, birth years, death years, positions held, professions, literary and artistic works, miscellaneous.

Biography
Over 20,000 biographical entries are provided for current and historical personalities from the A&E television network.

Rulers
Lists heads of state and heads of government (and, in certain cases, de facto leaders) of all currently existing countries and territories. Foreign ministers of all countries are listed separately.

Nobel Peace Prize Winners
A listing of Noble Peace Prize Winners from 1901 to the present. Whenever possible, links to other important web sites about the recipient are listed.

New Perspectives on the West
Interactive biographical dictionary featuring profiles of men and women in the West from a variety of cultural backgrounds.

Presidents of the United States
Biographies and cross references for all presidents of the United States. Information includes other presidential internet sites containing speeches, writings and video clips.