Use a library card to log in anywhere or use a computer in the Library.
Use a person's name as a keyword. Examples: Thomas Jefferson, Cleopatra, Michelle Obama
Try using an occupation or country name and add biography after it:
Example: Explorers biography
Limit by: Children's Nonfiction Books
In the Library, look for the numbered shelves below.
J 920 For collections of people - each book contains several people. (e.g., First Ladies, inventors, naturalists)
J 921 For individuals - each book is about one person. Look under the person's last name. (e.g., 921 Lincoln)
Subject Area: Find more books in subject area shelves. (e.g., artists 759, composers 780.92, Egyptian rulers 932)
Need more help? Ask your librarian.