Searches Biography Reference Bank, Credo Reference, eLibrary,
Literature Resource Center, and LitFinder.
Complete Database List
Databases marked with an asterisk * are provided by the Nebraska Library Commission with funding from the Nebraska State Legislature.
See also Encyclopedias & Dictionaries databases (many include biographical information).
- Biography Reference Bank (EBSCOhost) - FULL TEXT
Contains more than 111,000 biographies and obituaries and more than 32,000 photographs of the subjects.
- Credo Reference - FULL TEXT
A selection of encyclopedias, dictionaries, and other reference books including many biographical sources.
- *eLibrary - FULL TEXT
Search by name or select "Topics" to browse by category.
- Gale Virtual Reference Library - FULL TEXT
A collection of encyclopedias including many biographical sources.
- LexisNexis Academic: People - FULL TEXT (Dates vary)
Brief biographical entries on politicians, celebrities, and other leading figures.
- Literature Resource Center (GaleNet) - FULL TEXT
Includes biographies of authors from every age and literary discipline.
- LitFinder - CITATIONS/FULL TEXT
Includes biographies and pictures of essayists, poets, and short story authors.