Genealogy | Biography

Ancestry Library Edition (Now Available at Home!)

A genealogical collection with broad coverage of the U.S. and the U.K., including census, vital, church, court, and immigration records, as well as record collections from Canada and other areas. This resource comprises 4,000 databases and 1.5 billion names.

Biography Reference Center from EBSCO

Containing many of the top-ranked biographical reference collections and magazines, this database offers a comprehensive collection of full-text biographies, as well as thousands of unique narrative biographies. This resource provides superior coverage for several of the most popular and heavily-researched biographies and genres, including those contained within Biography Today and Biography (both dating back to the first issue published).

CultureGrams Online

A series of reference tools on world cultures, including maps, statistics and other information on 187 countries and the 50 U.S. States.

eLibrary Proquest Database

Offers more than 1,500 full-text sources, with improved functionality, and a fun and easy-to-use search interface. Includes magazines, newspapers, books, television/radio transcripts, maps, pictures, and audio/video clips. (ProQuest) SDL Project

Northwest Room Digital Collections

These materials were compiled by digitizing some of the Northwest Room archives, as well as partnering with institutions and individuals to share their private collections. Images found in our digital collections may be downloaded and printed, used freely for research and enjoyment, and linked to from other websites if properly credited. If you wish to use images from the digital collection for publication, please contact us to verify that we hold the rights to the image. If we do, we will provide you with a high resolution image file and ask that you properly credit the Everett Public Library.

ProQuest Discovery - ALL (Card Number Required Outside Library)

Indexes 3,600 magazines and journals—2,000 of which are full text, as well as several national and Washington State newspapers. Indexes 1,000 business and management journals, trade/industry publications, 460 of which are full text.

ReferenceUSA (Login required - click here)

Provides directory information for over 10 million U.S. businesses, organizations, & governmental agencies, along with white page directory information for individuals for the entire U.S.