Biography Resources


 Open Directory Project

A collection of thousands of links to biographical webpages.  People can be selected by subject or by last name.  Websites are leveled by content presentation, so students can choose sites appropriate to their needs.  Levels: kids, teens, or mature teens


This site lists links to childrens author and illustrator websites.  People can be selected by last name. American History Biographies

Website with links to pages of biographies of important people in American history.  Timelines, maps, biographical information and information about shows and other PBS media resources. 

 Famous People From Maine

Links back to Maine resource page, listing biographical resources about people from Maine. 


Links to bibliographic information of a long list of famous people.

Authors & Illustrators on the Web

Children's Literature Web Guide - Alphabetical listing of authors and illustrator websites.