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Please check the reserve shelf for both reference books and for individual biographies on specific presidents; the individual books are alphabetically arranged on the shelf. Several series are available.
These books may only be used in the Annenberg Library; make copies of relevant pages, as well as title page (for citation purposes)
Search by name: gives overview of presidency. The resource Encyclopedia of World Biography is a good starting point
This database provides Reference material, Magazines, Newspapers, Primary Source, and Multimedia images
As above, Reference material, Magazines, etc. NB: Articles from the resource Presidential Administration Profiles for Students includes administration analysis
Click on the links below for additional credible information
2016, Rector and Visitors of the University of Virginia
The University of Virginia’s Miller Center is a nonpartisan institute that seeks to expand understanding of the presidency, policy, and political history, Look at: "Domestic Affairs", Foreign Affairs", "Impact and Legacy" sections.
POTUS: Presidents of the United States
2014, Robert S. Summers
Brief, largely statististical overview of U.S. presidents, with a list of notable events, primary source documents and links to other web-based biographies.
The White House
The White House
Brief overview of U.S. presidents, with a focus on administrative accomplishments.
Do not use Google or Wikipedia for research!