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Biography In Context offers authoritative reference content alongside magazine and journal articles, primary sources, videos, audio podcasts, and images. Covering a vast array of people from historically significant figures, like Martin Luther King, Jr., to present-day newsmakers, it’s continuously updated to ensure that students have access to the very latest information.

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Biography In Context is built on a foundation of more than 650,000 biographical entries covering more than 400,000 international figures from all time periods and areas of study. Providing coverage of the most-searched and studied people, this database includes more than 4,500 portal pages on the world’s most remarkable contemporary and historical names.

To access NMH’s Biography in Context database and a wealth of information about Martin Luther King, Jr., you can start at the NMH Hub >> Library >> Library Databases >> and select Biography in Context.