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Help with Biography in Context, (Gale)

Off Campus Access

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About Biography in Context

Biography In Context is a reference database for those seeking contextual information on the world's most influential people. Biography in Context merges Gale's reference content, including Lives & Perspectives, with periodicals and multimedia. Users can also search for people based on name, occupation, nationality, ethnicity, birth/death dates and places, or gender, as well as by keyword and full text.

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Searching In Context Databases to Choose a Research Topic

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Using Topic Finder (Gale In Context Databases)

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