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Locating Book-Length Biographies
Long and in-depth analyses of a person's life are usually found in books. Search with the person's name as a subject to find biographies and autobiographies, OR search for an occupation, a time period, a geographical area, etc., add the word biography to the search.
- king, martin luther, jr.
- authors, american 19th century biography
- physicists biography
- united states biography
Beyond Centre College
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Union catalog of the holdings of thousands of libraries worldwide. Citations for books, journals, manuscripts, maps, music scores, sound recordings, films, computer files, newspapers, slides, videotapes, etc., in a variety of languages. WorldCat does not include individual articles, stories in journals, magazines, newspapers, or book chapters.
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The free public interface to the WorldCat database. Worldcat.org allows you to search many libraries at once for an item and then locate it in a library nearby.
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Search the online catalogs of other state, national, and international libraries, including the University of Kentucky and the University of Louisville.