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Biographical Information

This guide will show you the best ways to find information about people, be they authors, scholars, historical figures or contemporary newsmakers.

Indexes and Full-Text Online Resources

While other resources listed in this guide include female subjects, the resources below cover them specifically.

Special Collections Research Center

A wealth of material can be found concerning women in Special Collections Research Center. The Louie B. Nunn Center for Oral History, for example, contains such collections as Women WWII Veterans and Women Coal Miners, among others; these collections contain recorded interviews. Search SPOKEdb, the Louie B. Nunn Center for Oral History Collection Catalog.