Biographies contain information about the lives and contributions of people. Biographies may be individual (an entire book or other source on one person) or collective (a collection of shorter biographical information on many people).

Biographies in the CSUMB Library collection
Site of A & E's Biography television series. Includes searchable text of over 25,000 entries.

Literature Resource Center
A wealth of biographical and critical information on authors.

Nobel Prize Internet Archive
Information on Nobel laureates, past and present.

Large directory of biographies available on the Web, containing information on more than 110,000 important people from antiquity to the present.
Presidents of the United States
Background information on the Presidents, compiled by Internet Public Library. Includes links to biographies, historical documents, audio and video clips, etc.