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Biography: Welcome

This guide will lead you to a variety of resources enable you to locate information about people from all walks of life.


Welcome to the Biography LibGuide from CofC Libraries. This guide serves as a gateway to information on people from all walks of life.  Included are links to biographical databases and print and electronic reference works. 

Recommended Resources

Encyclopedias and More

Current Biography Yearbook
Journals (3rd Floor)

Who's Who in the World
CT120 W5

American National Biography
CT213 A68

Oxford Encyclopedia of Latinos and Latinas in the United States

South Carolina Biographical Dictionary
CT259 S68 2000

Research Guide to European Historical Biography 1450 - present
CT759 R47 1992

Dictionary of National Biography
DA28 D47

The Encyclopedia of Native-American Biography
E89 J69

Contemporary Novelists

Contemporary Poets

Dictionary of Literary Biography
PN451 D52

Business Leader Profiles for Students

Dictionary of Scientists

Dictionary of Scientific Biography
Q141 D5

Dynasties of the World

Kings and Queens of Britain

Who's Who in the Classical World

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