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Women's History and Biography (Articles)
The following databases are helpful when looking for information on women's history and biography. If you want to know if the library has a specific journal title, check Our Journal List.
Women's History and Biography (Books)
Articles and Indexes
Biography & Genealogy Master Index
BGMI indexes books reference sources on both living and deceased people. It does not contain full text information.
Biography Reference Bank
Contains full text biographical information.
Although MathSciNet is primarily a research-level database, it will refer you to useful articles and books with biographies of mathematicians.
Searching Google or another search engine using a particular mathematician's name, for example: Hypatia, Euler or Ramanujan, will help you find web sites with biographical information specific to that person. Here are some general biographical web sites for mathematicians.