Connetquot Public Library

Biographies

Biography in Context
Provides short or descriptive biographies on famous individuals throughout history and throughout the world. Many entries include photographs or illustrations.
Credo Literati
Search for definitions, foreign words and phrases, short encyclopedia entries on general topics, and more with this collection of reference ebooks. Powered by Literati.
Dictionary of Scientific Biography
Provides information on the history of science through articles on the professional lives of scientists. All periods of science from classical antiquity to modern times are represented. Courtesy of the Patchogue-Medford Library.
Salem History
Online access to the following Salem Press history reference books: Decades, Great Athletes, Great Events from History, Great Lives from History, and Milestone Documents.
Wilson Biography Reference Bank
Full text biographical sketches and obituaries are available for prominent persons from all walks of life.