You are here

OUP Biographies

Subscription Term

Begins: 

July 1, 2017

Ends: 

June 30, 2018
Documents: 

Interlibrary Loan

Interlibrary Loan: 
No
ILL Permissions Summary: 

Oxford University Press prohibits use of the ANB for fulfillment of interlibrary loan requests.
[Section 4.2.2]

Ereserves

Ereserves: 
Yes
Ereserves Permissions Summary: 

ELN partner libraries may incorporate portions of ANB into printed course packs for use by Authorized Users in a course of instruction at their educational institution. Each portion of the Licensed Works used in this manner should be identified with an appropriate acknowledgment of the source, listing the title and author of the extract, title and author of the work, and "Oxford University Press" as the publisher. Course packs in non-print forms, such as audio or Braille, may also be offered to Authorized Users who, in the reasonable belief of the Subscriber, are visually impaired.
[Section 3.2]

ELN partner libraries may incorporate portions of ANB into electronic reserves collections for use by Authorized Users in a course of instruction at their educational institution. Each portion of the Licensed Works used in this manner should be identified with an appropriate acknowledgment of the source, listing the title and author of the extract, title and author of the work, and "Oxford University Press" as the publisher. Copies of such extracts must be deleted by the Subscriber or Authorized User when the extracts are no longer being used in the course of instruction.

Archival Acess

Archival Access: 
No
Archival Access Permissions Summary: 

Upon termination, access to the content of the ANB ceases.
[Section 7]

About the eResource

This is a grouped entry for renewal purposes. See American National Biography, Dictionary of National Biography, and Who’s Who and Who Was Who for information on the individual resources.

Offers portraits of more than 19,000 men and women whose lives have shaped America. Updated semi-annually with new entries and revisions of previously published entries. [from vendor]

This database is the national record of men and women who have shaped British history and culture, worldwide, from the Romans to the 21st century. The Dictionary offers concise, up-to-date biographies written by named, specialist authors. [from vendor]

For autobiographical information on the noteworthy & famous, this database provides fascinating insights into the private lives of public figures with detailed information for each person. [from vendor]