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English: Biographies

Literary Biographies

Library Catalog

The library contains both full-length biographies of significant people, and books that contain shorter, chapter-length biographies.  In UC Library Search use the keyword "biography" combined with the person's last name, first name, and dates.  Examples:

For biographies of specific people:

Kipling, Rudyard 1865-1936 biography

Edwidge Danticat biography

For biographies within genres or groups of people, do a keyword search that includes the word "biography" combined with other terms:

Authors English 17th century biography

Asian American novelists biography




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