Internet Resources - Biography
- Biography in Context
Online portal that is built on a foundation of more than 600,000 biographies on more than 500,000 people gathered from more than 170 reference sources. Content includes print, video, audio, podcasts, interactives, maps,
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- Infoplease biography search
Search over 30,000 biographies on the Infoplease Almanacs website.
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- Search Biography.com
Search over 25,000 biographies on the Biography Channel's website.
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- Voice of America Pronunciation Guide
A simplified guide to the pronunciation of names in many languages and nations. Includes MP3 audio files.
Browse related subjects: Languages, Names, Pronunciation
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Aerial Photos - Santz Cruz County
UCSC's McHenry Library Maps Collection has a collection of aerial photographs of Santa Cruz County from the 1920's on. They may be viewed by the public by appointment.
There is also a small collection of uncataloged aerial photos in the Local History room of the Downtown branch.[More]