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Essays and Essayists

A guide to locating resources related to essays.

Using Subject Headings to Find Biographies in BobCat

Biographies are classified and sorted by author's name and dates of birth and death, often with the term Biography. Here are some examples:

  • Lewis, C. S. (Clive Staples), 1898-1963
  • Sontag, Susan, 1933-2004
  • Whitman, Walt, 1819-1892 -- Biography

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Databases with Biographies of Authors