Subject Research GuideThis research guide provides subject and discipline-related databases, resource links, search strategies, and research tips for locating biographical information.


To locate biographical resources, use a variety of searches, formats and databases.

  • Search the library catalog, ebook databases and reference databases.
  • Use strategic search expressions and thesauri or indexes in subject and multidisciplinary databases.
  • Search biographical publications and websites.

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"In 1950 the United Feature Syndicate of New York proposed publication of a new comic strip, which Schulz wished to call '"Li'l Folks' but which was named 'Peanuts' by the company." (Encyclopedia of World Biography)