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Ancestry.com
Provides access to historical U.S. and international documents and photos, local narratives, oral histories, indexes and other resources in over 30,000 databases that span from the 1500s to the 2000s. The Library Edition of Ancestry.com has fewer personalized functions and options than the versions available to private subscribers.
Biography and Genealogy Master Index
Citations to biographical material on women and men from all time periods, geographic locations, and fields of endeavor. Coverage: Varies by title.