Biography & People

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Online Resources

Authoritative sources of articles and reference information, brought to you by the Ridgefield Library unless otherwise noted. Have your library card handy for log-in.

Britannica Online for Kids
It’s an encyclopedia, it’s online and it’s fantastic!  Full-text articles with properly formatted citations make this a great resource.  To access from home, just enter your library card number.


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KidsClick Biographies
Kid friendly results and a great resource!

Library Materials

Circulating materials, most reference works shelved together in the stacks. Print magazines on display. Non-fiction videos shelved separately. Audiobooks on CD shelved separately.

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