Contemporary Authors (in library use only) Contemporary Authors presents complete and up-to-date biographical and bibliographical information and references on more than 154,000 U.S. and international authors. You can easily search for an author by name, title of work, subject/genre, nationality, date and place of birth, honors, awards and more.

Dictionary of Literary Biography (in library use only) Provides over 12,000 biographical and full-text critical essays on the lives, works, and careers of influential figures from all eras and genres. Dictionary of Literary Biography is part of the Texas State Library and Archives Commission subscription to Literature Resource Center.