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Biographical Information

Biography (Gale in Context)

Biography in Context is a comprehensive database of biographical information on more than 180,000 people from throughout history. It combines more than 242,000 biographies from respected Gale Group sources with full-text articles from nearly 250 periodicals.

Search for people based on one or more personal facts such as birth and death years and places, nationality, ethnicity, occupation or gender, or combine criteria to create a highly-targeted custom search path.

This product will no longer be available Thursday, October 1, 2020.

Accessible in all Pratt Library locations, or from home with your library card.