Skip to Main Content
It looks like you're using Internet Explorer 11 or older. This website works best with modern browsers such as the latest versions of Chrome, Firefox, Safari, and Edge. If you continue with this browser, you may see unexpected results.
UCF Libraries Home

Biographical Information: Education

Education

Biographical Dictionary of American Educators
Main Library Reference LA 2311 .B54
Aims "to provide a ready source of biographical information about those people who have shaped American education from colonial times to the American bicentennial of 1976" (preface). Signed articles, each about one page in length, concentrate on the biographee's education, employment, contributions to the field, and participation in professional organizations. Volume 3 contains an index to the set.
 
Directory of American Scholars
Main Library Reference LA 2311 .D57
Provides brief biographical information about academicians and independent scholars in selected fields. The entries in the latest edition are available in the online database Biography in Context.
Volume 1: History
Volume 2: English, Speech, and Drama
Volume 3: Foreign Languages, Linguistics and Philology
Volume 4: Philosophy, Religion, and Law
Volume 5: Social Sciences
Volume 6: Index