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Finding information about people

Biography Reference Books

Search the Classic Catalog

Search for books using St. Louis Community College's Classic Catalog.


Catalog Search Help

In the STLCC Libraries Classic Catalog, you can search by author or title for a book that you know, or you can discover books using the keyword and the subject searches. The subject search will only find subject headings as defined by the Library of Congress. To find a book about a particular person, search by subject using the last name, then the first name. For example:

Franklin, Aretha
Franklin, Benjamin

You can also search for subject categories that refer to groups of people:

African Americans -- Biography

Women artists (and subheadings)

Other book catalogs

St. Louis Community College Libraries

Florissant Valley Campus Library
3400 Pershall Rd.
Ferguson, MO 63135-1408
Phone: 314-513-4514

Forest Park Campus Library
5600 Oakland
St. Louis, MO 63110-1316
Phone: 314-644-9210

Meramec Campus Library
11333 Big Bend Road
St. Louis, MO 63122-5720
Phone: 314-984-7797

Wildwood Campus Library
2645 Generations Drive
Wildwood, MO 63040-1168
Phone: 636-422-2000