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Biography: Home

A collection of resources from the Gloucester County Library System for information regarding all things Biography related!


Welcome to the GCLS Biography and Autobiography Research Guide.

This guide provides easy access to authoritative biography and autobiography-related resources available at the Gloucester County Library System.

Suggested Catalog Searches

These preset searches return up-to-date lists of biography-related resources from our catalog. Holds can be placed on most items and sent to your most convenient library for pickup.


Biography - Actors

Biography - Authors

Biography - Musicians

Biography - Presidents

For biographies on specific individuals please enter their name followed by the word "biography" in the Catalog Search Box at the top of this page.

For example: Barack Obama biography

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EBSCOHost Biography Collection Search

EBSCOHost Biography Search

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