The Missouri State University Libraries offers several digital databases in the Biography category. A stand-out among these is Biography Reference Bank.
With over 230,000 biographical profiles from a host of high quality Wilson biographical resources, including Current Biography, the World Authors Series, and the Junior Authors & Illustrators series, this is an excellent full-text resource on current celebrities, authors, historical figures, and others.
Biography Reference Bank Select Edition includes profiles licensed from a number of respected reference publishers. The database contains over 36,000 photo images, and over 1,000 profiles are added annually.