A database contains information from magazines, newspapers, encyclopedias and reference books. If your teacher asks you not to use the internet, you may still be able to use these databases. Want to know more about databases?

Biography Resource Center
An excellent source of biographical information.

InfoPlease Biography
More than 30,000 biographies from Information Please Almanac. Search by name or subject.

Presidents of the United States
Scroll down for a list of all U.S. presidents and links to individual biographies.

African-American Registry
An encyclopedia of African American biography, history, and poetry.