Offers biographies of over 12,000 children’s authors and illustrators. Famous authors and those just starting their careers are included with excerpts of interviews, photographs, and samples of their work.
Official website of The White House and owned by the United States Government. Along with current news pertaining to the President, press briefings, proclamations, executive orders, and any speeches the President has made on the radio, it offers general U.S. history information and brief biographical articles of past and current U.S. Presidents, as well as their First Ladies.
Also known as Open Directory Project (ODP), DMOZ.org is a multi-lingual open content directory of World Wide Web links. It is owned by Netscape, but maintained by a community of volunteer editors. Using the link above, young researchers may access authoritative biographies from an extensive list of well-known figures, both past and present, in many different disciplines.