Biography Resource Center with Marquis Who's Who and
Biography & Genealogy Master Index databases
DATE: Tuesday, November 15th
TIME: Two identical sessions: 9:30 AM and 1:30 PM
LOCATION: Library of Congress - Adams Building, 2nd & Indep.Ave. SE
FLICC/FEDLINK Training Room, LA216
Biography Resource Center
No other database on the market offers more in-depth biographies that are linked to full-text periodicals with added features and functionalities.
Biography Resource Center is Thomson Gale's paramount biographical online reference database, designed to meet the needs of public, academic, special and school libraries throughout the world. The information contained within Biography Resource Center is perfect for a multitude of subject areas such as, but not limited to, science, multicultural studies, business, politics, government, history, entertainment, sports, the arts, and literature.
Biography Resource Center contains nearly 414,000 biographies on more than 320,000 people gathered from more than 840 volumes of more than 135 award-winning Thomson Gale reference sources as well as full-text articles from more than 265 magazines specifically chosen for their renowned biographical content in a broad range of subject areas.
BioRC Product Web Site: http://www.gale.com/BiographyRC/index.htm
Biography and Genealogy Master Index
Biography and Genealogy Master Index is unquestionably the best place to begin your search for biographical information. It indexes current, easily accessible references sources, as well as important retrospective works that cover individuals, both living and deceased, from every field of activity and from all areas of the world.
Searching Biography and Genealogy Master Index Online enables you to quickly determine which (of more than 1,700) publications you need to consult for accurate and accessible biographical information. No matter what famous (or infamous) person you're looking for, you should find them here - the total number of biographical sketches indexed now exceeds 15 million.
Product Brochure: http://www.gale.com/pdf/facts/bgmi.pdf
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James W. Oliver
FEDLINK Vendor Services Coordinator
Library of Congress
Washington, DC 20540-4935
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