Current Biography Illustrated

Current Biography contains the full text of more than 15,000 biographies and 9,400 obituaries that have appeared in Current Biography Yearbook since 1940. Numerous undated biographies and articles that have not appeared in print editions are also available. Current Biography includes artists, politicians, business people, journalists, actors, writers, sports figures, scientists, and other people prominent in the news. In addition, the articles are supplemented with recent citations from Biography Index. The profiles and obituaries are searchable by name, profession, place of origin, gender, race/ethnicity, date of birth or death, and keyword. (Updated bimonthly)

Time-span

1940 - present

Subscription Type

SUBSCRIPTION

License Info

4 simultaneous users licensed.

Publisher

EBSCO

Languages

English

Resource Types

Reference Source

Online Availability

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