This book profiles 195 women who fought against stereotypes throughout history and all over the world to forge new discoveries and theories that would eventually change the way we view science. Among the profiles included are those of chemists, astronomers, geologists, environmental scientists, and a range of other professions and careers.
Encyclopedia of World Biography
by Laura, B. Tyle, editor
Call Number: 920.02 ABC
Look up the particular scientist in this biographical encyclopedia.
World Book's Biographical Encyclopedia of Scientists
Call Number: 509.2 WOR
Extensive coverage of biographies of various scientists.
The Great Scientists
by Grolier Educational Staff
Call Number: 509.22 GRE
Publication Date: 1994
An extensive collection of information on numerous scientists.
World Book Online
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Science Online Database
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Click on Key People for lists of scientists.
Search Weblinks for excellent websites on different scientists.