This database combines the in-depth, original profiles of Wilson Biographies Plus Illustrated, plus the thorough periodicals coverage of Biography Index, full-text articles, page images, and abstracts from the complete range of Wilson databases (including biographical profiles, feature articles, interviews, essays, book reviews, performance reviews, speeches, or obituaries). It covers over 500,000 people and includes over 36,000 images.
The Oxford Dictionary of National Biography is a full-text database that contains the complete text of the thirty-three printed volumes as well as all its supplements. Over 55,000 lives are detailed, and over 10,000 portraits are included, with online updates taking place three times each year. The database may be searched by entry name, through a full text search, by date, field of interest, place or several other methods.
Provides up-to-the-minute comprehensive biographies of approximately 1.5 million leaders and achievers from around the world, past and present, in business, law, science, medicine, the arts, government, entertainment and more.