Biography & People Finders

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Biography Reference Bank (EBSCO)
This large biographical database provides profiles, feature articles, interviews, essays, book reviews, performance reviews, speeches, and obituaries.

Biography Reference Center (EBSCO)
Containing many of the top-ranked biographical reference collections and magazines, this database offers a comprehensive collection of full-text biographies and unique narrative biographies.

DemographicsNow (Gale)Niche Academy icon
A comprehensive business and residential search tool that facilitates market reserach reports. Also available are demographic reports of interest to businesses and people writing business plans.

Fone Finder (website)
Telephone search engine that returns the city, state, and country of any phone number in the world.

International Telephone Directories (website)
This site offers directory services for over 187 countries.

Marquis Biographies Online (Marquis Who’s Who)
Features 1.5 million biographies from twenty-four Marquis Who’s Who titles since 1985, plus historical biographies from Who Was Who in America covering the period 1607-1985.

Mergent Intellect
This expansive directory resource includes residential information, along with private and public U.S., Canadian, and global businesses.

ReferenceUSA (Infogroup)Niche Academy icon
The #1 source of information on businesses and people for researchers, students, job seekers and government agencies.

Telephone Prefix Locator (website)
Have a mystery phone number from the U.S., Canada, or the Caribbean?  Find out where it’s located using this site, which allows 20 lookups within a 48-hour period.

United States Postal Service (website)
Find a zip code, track a package, calculate postage or find a post office using this official site.