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Common Assignment & Research Questions

Answers to the questions we get asked most about your assignments.

Biography Reference Center Tutorial

Suggested Biography Websites

Spiva Library Catalog Search

To determine if Spiva Library has books containing biographical information on a particular person conduct an subject search with the name of your person.

For example, in the search box below, change 'Keyword' to 'LC Subject' and type the name (last name, first name) of the person in the 'Search for:' field.  Then look for entries that contain, biography in the subheading listing.

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EXAMPLE:  Shelley, Mary

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