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Due to inclement weather, UK will be operating on Plan B for Friday, March 6th. Please contact the library location you intend to visit before traveling. Current open/closed information is below.


Confirmed Open: William T. Young Library will open at 10 am and will close at 8 pm on Friday, March 6th. Normal hours to resume on Saturday, March 7th.


Confirmed Closed March 6th: Agricultural Information Center, Design, Education, Little Fine Arts, Medical Center, Morris, Science, Special Collections Research Center, Shaver Engineering, and Transportation.


Service points in William T. Young Library for Thursday, March 6th:
AV Services will be closed.
Reference and PNM desks will open at 10 am.
The UK Writing Center is closed.
Presentation U in the Hub is closed.

 

Resource Name &
Link to Resource:
Who's Who (Marquis Biographies Online)
Description:

Searchable biographical data, with access by, for example, name, age, gender, geography, occupation, college attended and degree(s). Entries include the following data elements: birth information, family, education, career history, creative works, awards, military history, achievements, current memberships, interests (hobbies) and contact information. Provides access to Current Biographies of any person who appeared in any one of the following Marquis print titles since 1985:

  • Who's Who in America
  • Who's Who in the World
  • Who's Who in American Art
  • Who's Who in American History
  • Who's Who of American Women
  • Who's Who in Science and Engineering
  • Who's Who in American Law
  • Who's Who in Medicine and Healthcare
  • Who's Who in Finance and Business (formerly Who's Who in Finance and Industry)
  • Who's Who in 20th Century America
  • Who's Who in the East
  • Who's Who in the Midwest
  • Who's Who in the South and Southwest
  • Who's Who in the West
  • Who's Who in Media and Communications
  • Who's Who in Entertainment
  • Who's Who in American Education
  • Who's Who in American Nursing
  • Who's Who in Religion
  • Who's Who of Emerging Leaders in America
  • Who's Who Among Human Services Professionals

Also includes the archive of Who Was Who in America, volumes (1607-1985) [see Historical Biographies to access this online archive, Who's Who in American History].

Please note: Access limited to five simultaneous users.

Resource Type(s): E-Book(s),  Key Database(s),  Reference Tool 
Access information: Resource is available on-campus or off-campus via EZProxy; Click the resource name to access it or here for off-campus instructions.
Fulltext: Fulltext is available.
Vendor Name:Marquis
Research Guides: Biographical Information, Reference Sources
Coverage:1607 - present
Update Frequency:daily