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Biographical Information: Other Useful Sources

Biographical information can be found in books, encyclopedias (general and subject), journals/magazines, newspapers (obituaries), and specialized biographical sources. This information may be divided into three categories - "current" (people included are

Other Useful Sources

Other Research Guides

Many of the Research Guides may also suggest subject oriented sources of biographical information.


Other Internet Sites

Biographical information is also available on the web at Check your websource for appropriate authority and reliability. Additional sites provided by the Northwest Link Service and the Multnomah County Public Library are: