Biography In Context

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Biography In Context

What is Biography in Context?

Biography In Context is a comprehensive database of biographical information on people from throughout history, around the world, and across all disciplines and subject areas. In-depth coverage of current and historic people from almost every field of endeavor and from around the world. Includes reference resources, articles, and portraits. Includes biographies from Gale reference texts and full-text articles from magazines and journals.

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  • Gives in-depth content you can’t get anywhere else

  • Dependably accurate content

  • Easy-to-use, easy-to-cite references

  • Built in dictionary

  • Folder to save articles 

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