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Chester W. Barrows School Library: Biography Resources

Biography Resources

Use the following resources to locate high quality biography information. 


World Book Web brings you to World Book Student, World Book Kids, and many other excellent sources.

Click on the box above for access to World Book Web.


The Biography Reference Center from has high quality biography information.  Click the image above for access to this resource.  





Kidtopia is another Kid Friendly research site with good biography information.  Click on the box above to explore Kidtopia.



The American Library Association (ALA) has a series of Great Websites for Kids focusing on History and Biography.  Click on the box to explore these resources.


Mr. Nussbaum's Biography Site is a useful place to explore.  Click on the above image.


Ducksters Educational Site

Ducksters is an educational site with many biographies available.  Focus on the content.

Click the box for access to Ducksters.


Biography Practice from Scientist, Scientist, Who Do You See? by Chris Ferrie

The book Scientist, Scientist, Who Do You See names a number of scientists.  Some of them are familiar to you, some are less so.

Use the biography page below to discover more about these exceptional people, using World Book Web, Biography Resource Center and ALA biography sites.