Biographies

Databases

  1. Biographies of contemporary and historical figures.

  2. Gale In Context: Elementary, formerly Kids InfoBits, gradually lets elementary school children gain comfort with research by delivering age-appropriate, reliable, curriculum-related content covering a broad range of subjects taught in the classroom like animals, arts and music, social studies, and more.

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Recommended Websites

  1. This helpful site groups U.S. Presidents by era and has tons of information about each president and their cabinet.

  2. Great information about people well known in the arts, sciences, business, sports and public service.

  3. These 27 Colorado biographies were adapted from articles in the Colorado Historical Society's newsletter. It's simple, clear information.

  4. 103 founding fathers are profiled here.

  5. This site provides good information about our country's 47 first ladies.