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Wednesday, November 21: Central Library and Apponaug and Conimicut branch libraries open 9 a.m. - 1 p.m.

Thursday, November 22: Closed Thanksgiving.

Friday, November 23: Central Library open 9 a.m. - 5 p.m. Branch libraries closed.

Biography Databases

A comprehensive collection of full-text biographies supporting history, science, the arts, music, literature, multicultural studies, gender studies, business, government & politics, sports, entertainment and many other areas. 

The definitive, worldwide biographical resource.

Full text from more than 1,620 reference books, encyclopedias and non-fiction books, periodicals, nearly 57,000 historical documents, and more than 78,000 biographies of historical figures.

Comprehensive literary database, with a broad spectrum of reference information from antiquity to the present day. It combines information from over 1,000 books and monographs.