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Biographical Resources

Use the UW Libraries catalog to find biographical resources. Use "biography" and "Canada" as keywords. Some basic biographical resources are listed below.

Biography and Geneaology Master Index
Latest available online from Gale Group (UW restricted)
1980-1998 available in print in Storage Z5305.U5 B56

Canada's Early Women Writers
Latest available online from Simon Fraser University Library (Unrestricted)

Canadian Who's Who
1997 available online from University of Toronto Press (Unrestricted)
Latest available in print in Suzzallo Reference F1005 .C23

Dictionary of Canadian Biography / Dictionnaire biographique du Canada
Latest available online from Library & Archives Canada / Bibliothèque & Archives Canada (Unrestricted)
Latest available in print in Suzzallo Reference F1005 .D49

Heroines.ca
Brief biographies of select, notable Canadian women. Online from heroines.ca (Unrestricted)

Who's Who in Canada
2001 available in print in Suzzallo Reference F1005 .W62

 

Created by: Siôn Romaine
Last modified: Friday February 20, 2009 (sromaine)