1,470 Biographies of Great Athletes

posted Sep 24, 2020, 5:11 AM by Central Library   [ updated Sep 24, 2020, 5:14 AM ]

A new Digital Resource for Central students is Great Athletes.  The largest and most comprehensive collection of sports biographies published in a single reference work - organized with searching. Online access to the full content of this great reference set is now available to Central students.

"Hank Aaron, Lance Armstrong, Billie Jean King, Walter Payton, Joe Montana…these figures and more have long been a source of fascination for many. Now, Salem Press has compiled one of the biggest, most comprehensive works on the subject. Twelve volumes (plus index), 1,470 biographical essays, and all the complete, easy-to-read content users have come to expect from Salem Press."