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Best Bet Databases in Biographies
  • Literature Resource Center A Best Bet database
    Biographical essays on more than 100,000 authors and criticism and interpretation of plays, novels, poetry and short stories.
    Also Known As
    • Gale Literature Resource Center
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  • Oxford Dictionary of National Biography A Best Bet database
    An illustrated collection of 50,000 specially written biographies of the men and women who shaped all aspects of Britain's past, from the fourth century BC to the year 2000. 4th century BC-2000.
    Also Known As
    • Dictionary of National Biography
    Oxford Dictionary of National Biography is limited to 1 concurrent user. If you can't get in, please wait a short time and try again.
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  • British Periodicals A Best Bet database
    The searchable full text of hundreds of periodicals from the late seventeenth century to the early twentieth.
    Also Known As
    • Early British Periodicals
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  • American Periodicals Series 1740-1900 A Best Bet database
    Digitized images of over 1,000 American magazines and journals published between 1741-1900. Titles range from the scientific journal Medical Repository to Vanity Fair and Ladies' Home Journal. 1740-1900.
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