New Literature eReference

Over the break, the Library purchased two major Literature eReference sets. Dictionary of Literary Biography – This 410 volume set includes 14,600+ biographies of a wide variety of writers. Library Journal referred to this set as the “best overall literary … Continued

New Reference Book: Musicians & Composers of the 20th Century

Musicians & Composers of the 20th Century, edited by Alfred W. Cramer,  Salem, 2009. Find it in Ohrstrom at: REF 780.92 C84M A five volume set, being a biographical catalog of international (yet mostly Western) musicians.  Most entries are between … Continued

Spotlight On: Biography Resource Center

Lura Sanborn – Reference Librarian Ohrstrom Blog is celebrating the inauguration of Barack Obama as our 44th President with the following database search tip: Interested in comparing the legacies of past presidents?  Check out the reference articles available in Biography … Continued