Biographies

Online Resources

Kids InfoBits. Grades K-5. Complete with an engaging, developmentally appropriate graphic interface, reference content and magazines for elementary students, Kids InfoBits addresses the way kids learn and conduct research.

Britannica School. Grades K-adult.  Searchable database specifically for Grades K-5, Middle and High School.  Has images, articles and video on a variety of topics.

Gale Virtual Reference Library. Grades 4 and up. Read biographies and more online without leaving the comfort of your home  from books that you might also find on our reference shelves.  Titles include Encyclopedia of World Biography and the Gale Encyclopedia of U.S. History.

Websites

Academy of Achievers.  Grades 4 and up. Descriptive text: Bibliographic information featuring leaders, thinkers and pioneers who have shaped the world. Image gallery also presented.

The Presidents. Grades 4 and up. From the White House, the site gives profiles of the Presidents of the United States, including photographs and links to other websites.