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ENG 111 & 112: Author Biographical Resources

Finding biographical information on a specific author.

A sample of literary biography books from our print & online collections

Find eBooks and print books about & by an author using the Reynolds Libraries Catalog

Books ABOUT an author:

  1. Select Advanced Search.
  2. When the Advanced Search menu drops down, select Subject from the drop down menu on the left. Then type the author's name and the word, biography in the search window.
  3. Next, select Books from the Material Type menu on the right.

Books BY an author:

  1. Select Advanced Search.
  2. When the Advanced Search menu drops down, select Author/creator from the drop down menu on the left. Then type the author's name in the search window.
  3. Next, select Books from the Material Type menu on the right.

Search for eBooks directly by using the following eBook databases:

Search the Reynolds Libraries Catalog

 

Find Books at Area Libraries

WorldCat.Org

If we don't have a book at JSR, you can search WorldCat to find books in area libraries: