Biography in Context> Description

Biography in Context combines award-winning biographies from respected Gale Group sources and includes full-text articles from hundreds of periodicals. Search for people based on one or more personal facts such as birth and death year, nationality, ethnicity, occupation or gender, or combine criteria to create a highly-targeted custom search. With the Complete Marquis Who's Who, find quick reference information on an additional 900,000 people.

As of 12/13/2001, Biography in Context includes 11,000 new thumbnail biographies and 8,000 images of U.S. government officials from Carroll Publishing's online biographies of executive and key members of government at the federal, state, and local levels. This content adds biographical information on federal, state, and municipal government leaders as well as images and contact information for those officials. (Source: Producer and Provider Web Sites)

Dates Covered: Not listed
Update Frequency: Not listed
Producer: Gale Group
Provider: Tennessee Electronic Library/Gale Group
Format: Web site
Access: Available from off campus to current ETSU students, faculty, and staff.