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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 be checked out after 2 PM on each school day and must be returned by 8 AM the next morning.
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 statistical overview of U.S. presidents, with a list of notable events, primary source documents and links to other web-based biographies.
Selected Presidential Libraries, from Hoover through Obama.
The American Presidency Project, non-profit and non-partisan, is the leading source of presidential documents on the internet. Our rapidly-growing collection is hosted at the University of California, Santa Barbara.
Library of Congress Presidents of the United States Resource Guide, the presidential resource guides compile digital materials that are available throughout the Library’s Web site. In addition, each resource guide provides links to external Web sites and a bibliography containing selected works for both a general audience and younger readers.
The White House
The White House
A brief overview of U.S. presidents, with a focus on administrative accomplishments.
Do not use Google for research!