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Historical Biographies

This section includes both books that circulate and e-books in our library.

Historical Biographies in our Library Collections

Individual Historical Biographies in our Library Collections

Historical Biographies in our Electronic Catalog

Library catalogs

Finding books for this subject

Biographies are easy to locate in the Online Catalog

  • To find biographies for a subject field, search by the subject and the word biography:

   Example:  Looking for a book about a sports figure?

   Search sports or individual sporte.g. (baseball AND biography)

  • To find a biography of a specific individual, search for the person as a subject:

Example:  to find a book about Mahatma Gandhi?

     ("Mahatma Gandhi" AND biography)