Finding and Finding Info About People, especially Life
Link to top Life Sciences
- Dictionary of Scientists
- Oxford Reference Online; please logout when finished. More info
Finding Reprint Authors' E-Mail Addresses
- Prepared by Richard Gordon and Eric Cowdrey, Univ. of
- AIBS Member Biology
- Most link to their web sites, which sometimes have member
listings; unfortunately more and more member listings require
member ID and password for access.
- American Men and Women of Science, 2007+
- Biographical dictionary of the significant players in the physical, biological, and related sciences.
- Biographical Encyclopedia of Scientists, Third Edition
- Biology Departments and Institutes
- One useful strategy is to locate the web site where the
person you seek works. Often there are directories or personal
homepages. Use a web search tool to search for the person's name
and/or institution. List of web search tools are available at Internet
Indexes and Search Engines. Or try some of the sites listed
at Education & Training Programs in the
- Community of
Science Expertise Database
- Complete Dictionary of Scientific Biography from antiquity to modern times. More info
search on name and Information Type = "Scientist Homepage"
Federation of American Societies for Experimental
- Includes searchable membership directory
and links to Am. Physiological Soc., Am. Soc. for Biochemistry
and Molecular Biology, Am. Soc. for Pharmacology and Experimental
Therapeutics, Am. Soc. for Investigative Pathology, Am. Institute
of Nutrition, Am. Assoc. of Immunologists, Am. Soc. for Cell
Biology, Biophysical Soc., and Am. Assoc. of Anatomists
- Find People at
Agricultural Research Service
- Finding Physicians
- American Medical
Association - Choose Doctor Finder under Information for
- ABMS Certified Doctor Home
Page - Search for board-certified physicians by speciality
and geographic location. Registration required.
- Doc Finder - State
licensed physicians in participating states, established by the
Association of State Medical Board Executive Directors.
- Marquis Who's Who on the Web
- Comprehensive profiles on over 1.3 million of the most accomplished individuals from all fields of endeavor including: government, business, science and technology, the arts, entertainment, and sports. More info. (1 concurrent user allowed; please logoff when finished.)
- Medical School Faculty
- from AAMC.
National Academies Search
- Searchable directory for National Academy of Science,
National Academy of Engineering, Institute of Medicine and
National Research Council
- National Research
Council of Canada's Expertise Database
- Searchable by name or subject.
- Biology Journal Indexes
- Many bibliographic citation files include brief author
- Some Biogeographers, Evolutionists and Ecologists: Chrono-Biographical Sketches, compiled by by Charles H. Smith, Joshua Woleben, and Carubie Rodgers,at Western Kentucky Univ.
- New England Naturalists: A Bio-Bibliography
A guide to finding biographical information
- Directories, Phone, Address & Email Directories