Scientific Biography Web Resources



Academy of Achievement

The Turing Archive for the History of Computing


Albert Einstein and the World


Andreas Vesalius

De Humani Corporis Fabrica


Anthropology Biography Web


Biographies of Women Mathematicians


Breaking Through

A Century of Physics at Berkeley

Bancroft Library


Carl Linnaeus (1707-1778)


Catalog of the Scientific Community in the 16th and 17th Centuries


Celebrating Women’s Achievements

Library and Archives Canada


The Center for History of Physics


A Century of Physics

The American Physical Society




Complete Work of Charles Darwin Online

University of Cambridge


Contributions of 20th Century Women to Physics


Distinguished Women of Past and Present


Epact: Scientific Instruments of Medieval and Renaissance Europe

(Click Makers and proceed.)


Emilio Segrè Visual Archives


Energy Quest


Eric Weisstein’s World of Science


The Faces of Science: African Americans in the Sciences


The Galileo Project



National Institutes of Health

National Institute of General Medical Sciences


4000 Years of Women in Science


Her Lab in Your Life

Women in Chemistry


The Heart of the Matter

Inside CERN, The World’s Largest Particle Accelerator


Human Intelligence


iCivil Engineer

The Internet for Civil Engineers


Invention Dimension


John Snow

Department of Epidemiology

UCLA School of Public Health


The Lehmers at Berkeley


Leonardo da Vinci


Lives, the Biography Resource


Margaret Mead: Human Nature and the Power of Culture


Mathematicians of the African Diaspora




Memorable Canadians


National Inventors Hall of Fame


National Center for Biotechnology Information (NCBI)


National Historic Chemical Landmarks


Nobel Laureates

Berkeley Lab




PAM  Physics-Astronomy-Mathematics Division of the Special Libraries Association (SLA)

(See the Subject Specific Resources Section.)


People and Discoveries


Profiles in Science




Re-living the Wright Way

The Best Source for Canadian Science

FirstGov for Science


Selected Internet Resources in Science and Technology

Science Reference Services

Library of Congress


Science NetWatch




Strange Science

The Rocky Road to Modern Paleontology and Biology


United States Patent & Trademark Office


Visible Proofs

Forensic Views of the Body


A Walk through Time

The Evolution of Time Measurement through the Ages


Who Named It


Women of the Century

100 Years of American Heroes


Women Mathematicians




Prepared by Caroline Geck, Kean University Librarian


February 16, 2007