Internet Public Library's Biographies - http://www.ipl.org/div/subject/browse/ref15.00.00/
Organized by category: Artists and Architects; Authors; Entertainers; Musicians and Composers; Politicians and Rulers; Scientists and Inventors.
Literature Resource Center - http://www.kcls.org/erout/goto.cfm?f=literature&d=48
Biographical, bibliographical, and critical content about literary figures. Includes the contents of Contemporary Authors, Contemporary Literary Criticism Select and Dictionary of Literary Biography.
Marquis Who's Who Online - http://0-www.kcls.org.catalog.kcls.org/erout/goto.cfm?f=marquis&d=102
Biographical information on leaders and achievers from across the world in business, government, entertainment, science, medicine, the arts, etc. Includes historical entries.
Murray's People - http://www2.tacomapubliclibrary.org/v2/nwroom/morgan/Intro.htm
Biographical essays by Murray Morgan, on people prominent in Northwest history.
The Nobel Prize Internet Archive - http://nobelprizes.com/nobel
Brief sketches of Nobel laureates from 1901 to the present day in the categories of literature, physics, chemistry, peace, economics, and physiology and medicine.
Who's Who in the Federal Government - http://exlibris.memphis.edu/resource/unclesam/whos.html
Biographical information about current political figures.