Biography References

Biography in Context (Cengage Learning) (remote access √ full text √)

LexisNexis People (remote access √ full text √)
Remote Access to LexisNexis Through MyFisher
For MyFisher access, your username is the first initial of your first name followed by your last name, all lowercase (jsmith) and the password is your student ID number (77...). Once you have logged in to MyFisher, follow the instructions noted next to LexisNexis to gain access--you will need to have your Fisher e-mail username and password handy.

MasterFILE Premier (EBSCOhost)(remote access √ full text √)
Click here for remote access 

ProQuest Central (remote access √ full text √)
Click here for remote access 

Additional databases are available through the Boston Public Library, both on campus and remotely, using your Fisher College Library barcode and PIN*:

Biography & Genealogy

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