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Have you ever been asked to write a report about someone famous from Arkansas? This pathfinder will help you locate books, websites, and other materials on Arkansans who are famous.
Some Famous Arkansans
John H. Johnson
Paul "Bear" Bryant
Ask a staff member to show you our extensive "Arkansas Collection," which contains books related to the natural state and its inhabitants.
Online Reference Sources
Kids Search (up to 5th grade) - Search using the name of the person you are researching.
Student Research Center (5th grade and up) - Search using the name of the person you are researching.Gale Discovering Collection - Search using the name of the person you are researching to locate images, biographies and more.
Grolier's Encyclopedias - Search using the name of the person you are researching to locate images, media, biographies, selected websites and more.
History Reference - Search using the name of the person you are researching to locate books and journals articles.
Ebscohost - Select some or all of the following subdatabases: Middle Search Plus, Academic Search Elite, MasterFile Premiere. Search using the name of the person you are researching to locate books and journals articles.American History - Covers American history from 1350 to the present with primary and secondary sources, biographies, e-books and teacher resources.
Encyclopedia of Arkansas
Kids and Family Fun - Famous Arkansans
List of famous Arkansans with biographical information.