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Finding Biographical Information: Finding Biographical Information

What Are Biographies?

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What are biographies?



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  A written account of another person's life

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Subject Guide

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Courtney Mlinar
Head Librarian / Associate Professor
Elgin Campus Library
Austin Community College
1501 W HWY 290
Elgin, TX 78621

Using This Guide to Help

There are a number of resources you can use to find reliable biographical information for research papers and other class assignments. Use this guide to learn how to find biographical information from full-length books to brief Internet resources.

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This guide is also available in a downloadable printable copy.

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