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European Views of the Americas: 1493 to 1750
A comprehensive guide to works printed in Europe relating to the Americas. It contains more than 32,000 entries of printed records about the Americas written in Europe before 1750.
Oxford Dictionary of National Biography
Coverage: 400BC - 2005
Over 57,000 written biographies of noteworthy people who shaped British history worldwide, from the 4th century BC to the year 2005.
Statesman's Yearbook Online
Covers history, politics, economics, trade and infrastructure for each country, detail profiles of selected cities, and chronological lists of world events.
Who's Who ... and Who Was Who
Biographies of over 35,000 noteworthy and influential people from the UK and beyond. Plus Who was Who dating back to 1898.
World Who's Who
Provides current and hard-to-find biographical information on almost 60,000 of the most gifted, famous and influential men and women in all fields.