Meet The People Who Made History
ACCESS KEY INFORMATION ON INFLUENTIAL FIGURES
Built on a foundation of more than 640,000 biographical entries, Gale In Context: Biography covers international figures from all time periods and areas of study.
LOCATE AUTHORITATIVE CONTENT WITH EASE
Over 4,800 portal pages on contemporary and historical figures merging authoritative reference content with periodicals and multimedia.
FIND THE RIGHT CONTENT WITH QUALITY SEARCHES
Search for people based on name, occupation, nationality, ethnicity, birth/death dates and places, or gender, as well as by keyword and full text.
NAVIGATE EFFORTLESSLY ACROSS ARTICLES
A similar user experience for all Gale products allows users to spend more time with content and less time learning navigation and tools.
Provide an Accessible, Efficient Platform
Accommodate diverse backgrounds with ReadSpeaker text-to-speech technology and on-demand article translation in over 20 languages.
Integrated directly into the user’s workflow, MLA, APA, and Chicago-style citations are supported and can be easily exported to citation services like EasyBib or NoodleTools.
HIGHLIGHTS AND NOTES
Organize, save, and share highlights and annotations within content.
Researchers can search by Lexile range or find content based on basic, intermediate, and advanced levels of complexity.
Expand access and increase discovery by integrating Gale resources into your Learning Management System. Add to that the power of G Suite for Education and Microsoft Office 365 tools, which enable users to easily share, save, and download content— including highlights and notes.
“I saw a way that I could collaborate with my colleagues more efficiently and get resources to students and make it more effective and personalized for their learning.”
–Teacher, Central York High School, Pennsylvania
Platform Features & Tools
ReadSpeaker text-to-speech technology, and on-demand text translation into over 50 languages.
Google Workspace for Education and Microsoft 365 tools enable users to share, save, and download content—including highlights and notes. Learn More
Integrated directly into the user’s workflow, formatted citations can be easily imported from single or multiple documents to services like EasyBib or NoodleTools. MLA-, APA-, and Chicago-style citations are supported.
Reviews & Testimonials
“We emphasize that one of the most important skills students need when they leave here is the ability to effectively search and find high-quality research resources, and Gale’s databases are an essential component of this skill set.”
"This database will help teacher librarians ensure that subjects are available, up-to-date, and interesting to students."