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Biography and Authors: Databases

American National Biography

Biographies of more than 17,000 deceased Americans. It includes articles about men and women, from all eras and walks of life, whose lives have shaped the nation. There are hyperlinked cross-references and links to selected web sites.

Biography in Context

Gale in Context: Biography

Biography Resource Center combines biographies of more than 380,000 people with related full-text articles from magazines and newspapers, images, and links to selected websites.

**View a helpful video on Biography in Context.  

Accessing the Databases

NEW: All STCC students, faculty, & staff are now automatically registered in the library system! 

When accessing the databases from off campus, you will be prompted to sign in.

USERNAME - Students can login with Student ID;  Faculty & Staff should login with library barcode.

PASSWORD - Last name in all CAPS

If you are unsuccessful logging in, see