Biography and History

Most of these premium materials are available from home, work, or school (unless otherwise noted) in addition to the library. When connecting to the research databases remotely, you will need your library card number and PIN.

Biography Reference Bank: Biographical information from reference works and biographical magazine articles; searchable by name, profession, ethnic background, and place of birth. 

CultureGrams: Reference source for cultural information on the countries of the world, including daily life and culture, history, customs, and lifestyles of the world’s people.

Explora: Multidisciplinary database designed for student research.

MasterFile Premier: General research database that provides magazine and journal articles from all disciplines and subject areas for all age groups.

MidPointe Digital Archives: Digital image collections the MidPointe Library System.

Ohio History Connection: Ohio History Connection’s digital collections including Ohio Memory, Chronicling America, OhioPix, African American Experience in Ohio, Virtual First Ohioans, and Severe Weather in Ohio.

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