Includes biographical information on more than 525,000 people from throughout history, around the world, and across all disciplines and subject areas. The database contains over 600,000 biographies taken from published reference books as well as full-text articles from nearly 275 periodicals. Search for people based on one or more personal facts such as years of birth and death, places, nationality, ethnicity, occupation or gender, or combine criteria.
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Most of HCC's online books are linked from the online catalog. The catalog also includes physical items in the library: reference books, circulating books, music, dvds, audio books, and other media. You may also use the online catalog to search for items in your public library.