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Italian Studies

Biographical databases

Searching for biographies in the library catalogue

Start at the library homepage

  • Select the red 'Catalogue' tab
  • Enter the name of the author, last name first
  • Select 'subject' from the drop down menu to the right & click search
  • Note: If you receive too few results, leave the drop down menu set to 'anywhere' or try just searching the last name

  • Use the 'Refine results' options on the left hand side of the search results page
  • Scroll down to the brown 'Subjects' tab & click on 'View more'

  • Select 'Biography' from the list that pops out