A biography is a type of nonfiction writing that tells the true story of another person's life. Biographies can be found in books, newspapers, magazines, encyclopedias and other reference materials in print and on line.
When searching for information on famous people ...Remember to use last name first.
Types of information to look for include:
Search here, or use the sites below:
ALA: Great Web Sites for Kids: Biographies
Enchanted Learning Resources for Black History Month
Gale Resources for Black History Month:
Presidents and First ladies
History - Biographies
Scientists / Inventors Biographies
Poets of the Harlem Renaissance
Artists of the Harlem Renaissance
On line reference sites:
World Book Encyclopedia
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