The General Collections and Humanities Center on the 3rd floor of the Main Library maintains a very strong circulating print biography collection as well as a library-use-only print reference collection.

Print collection

Aside from the many individual biographies, autobiographies and memoirs, the print collection includes the following multi-volume biographical reference sets:

Note that most print biographies about those involved in the performing and fine arts will be found on the 4th floor of the Main library in the Art, Music & Recreation Center.

Databases

These print collections are supplemented by the databases Biography in Context and the Oxford Dictionary of National Biography.

Biographical Information Guide

For more information on biographical resources in the library, check out the Biographical Information Guide Web page.

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