American Heroes of the Era http://www.worldbook.com/fun/aajourny/html/bh119.html
African American Heroes of the Era, 1865-1945, includes biographies about women and men who made a difference. (Presented by World Book.)
20 Modern-Day Pioneers
20 Modern-Day Pioneers biographies are listed as part of the Sun Herald's Women in History month in 5 categories (arts & media, space & science, business & labor, sports, military & politics).
Chinese Women http://www.span.com.au/100women/index.html
100 Celebrated Chinese Women: The characters portrayed in this site include both real and fictional women in Lu Yanguang's book 100 Celebrated Chinese Women. who broke free from social restrictions include scholars, great warriors, well-known revolutionaries, teachers, poets, and politicians. Cai Zhuozhi's commentary and translation offers a glimpse into the relevance of these women to their own and future generations.
and Forums http://www.ams.org/careers/archived.html
Math, & Technology, Mathamatics
Archived Profiles and Forums: Brief profiles of women and men with math related careers.
Astrophile.com http://www.astrophile.com/ Arts & Entertainment
Athletic Profiles, Australian Track & Field http://homepages.infoseek.com/~oztrack/profiles.html Sports, Track & Field
Australian Athletes http://www.ausport.gov.au/promenu.html Sports, General
Bella Online, Women Athletes http://www.bellaonline.com/sports/women_athletes/ Sports
Biographies provides links to biographies about women and men in a multitude fields ranging from artists, scientist, to sports. http://www.hall.public.lib.ga.us/Ref/biographies.htm
(Washington State University) http://www.sci.wsu.edu/wimse/resource/bio.html
Math, & Technology
Biographies lists 13 women scientists and provides links to other biography collection sites, hosted by Washington State University.
Biography Collections http://members.home.net/klanxner/lives/Collect_spec.html#women General
Biography.comprovides over 20,000 short profiles of contemporary and past accounts of women and men. http://www.biography.com/
of Women Writers http://www.cs.cmu.edu/people/mmbt/women/writers.html
& Entertainment, Literature
Biographies of Chicanas & Chingonas"are those Chicanas and Latinas who have made significant professional, educational, and cultural achievements . They include professors, grassroots activists, lawyers, artists and local activists." http://chicanas.com/chingonas.html
CNN Sports Illustrated http://www7.cnnsi.com/olympics/news/2000/01/27/athlete_profiles/ Sports, Olympics
Composer Almanac & Home for Neglected Composer http://ezinfo.ucs.indiana.edu/~daksmith/almnegl.html Arts & Entertainment, Music
Connecticut Women's Hall of
Connecticut Women's Hall of Fame includes almost 60 profiles of women who've contributed to Connecticut and to the world.
Dead Sociologists Index http://www.runet.edu/~lridener/DSS/INDEX.HTML#addams Of Interest
of Women's History
Encyclopedia of Women's History: Written by and for the K-12 Community
Entertainment Sleuth - Celebrities http://e.sleuth.com/celebrities/celebrity_index.asp Arts & Entertainment
Fearless Women, as part of Oxygen.com, provides descriptions about women on a mission; effecting change; educating others; and taking risks.
First Ladies (White House) http://www2.whitehouse.gov/WH/glimpse/firstladies/html/firstladies.html Politics
FMF - 20th
Century Women http://www.feminist.org/other/wh_20thcent.html
FMF - 20th Century Women provides brief statements about 100 women from various categories. http://www.feminist.org/other/wh_20thcent.html
Golf online http://www.igolf.com/profiles/profileindex.dbm?assoc_name=LPGA&from=A&to=A Sports, Golf
HerSaloncreated Herstory section that provides biographies about 11 women; a link to women astronauts; and a few athletes in their Sports section.
History of Women's Basketball http://www.pages.drexel.edu/admin/vaughnmv/ Sports, Basketball
Indiatime: Focuses on women from India, including who's who biographies, magazines, status, business, and health issues. http://www.indiatime.com/women/women.htm
Indigenous Women: Biographies of more than 20 Native American women are referenced.
Kings & Queens
of Europe http://www.camelotintl.com/royal/europe.html
Kings & Queens of Europe from 955 through present day.
Lab Women http://www.mbl.edu/html/WOMEN/women.html
Math, & Technology, Biology
Marine Biological Lab Women : "Founded in 1888, the Marine Biological Laboratory in Woods Hole, Massachusetts was unusual for its time in that it encouraged the enrollment of women students of science on an equal basis with men." Biographies of women who attended and were active at MBL.
Mr. Showbiz Celebrities http://mrshowbiz.go.com/celebrities/ Arts & Entertainment
Multicultural Personalities http://www.ithaca.edu/library/htmls/multi.html Diversity
of Women in Sci. & Tech http://www.amazoncity.com/technology/museum/index.html
Math, & Technology
Museum of Women in Sci. & Tech. Included are biographies of twelve (part of an ongoing list) "great women scientists, mathematicians, physicists, and others who pioneered their fields, often while struggling against the sexism of their day."
Museum of American Women
National Museum of American Women choose from achievement, courage, and humanitarian service categories to learn about dozens of women whose contributions should be remembered.
Women's Hall of Fame -- Business
National Women's Hall of Fame -- Business contains 125 brief profiles of remarkable women in business.
Other Women Who Wrote http://www.writepage.com/others/ Arts & Entertainment, Literature
People of History
People of History organized by category, links to biographies of women and men who were scientists, outlaws, European, inventors, or famous.
of African Americans in Tennessee History
HerStory, African American Diversity
Profile of African Americans in Tennessee History profiles women and men who had played a role in our past and whose stories must be told.
of Emperors and Empresses
Quick Index of Emperors and Empresses: including Roman Emperors, Noblewomen, Imperators, and Caesars.
SportsForWomen: Olympians http://www.sportsforwomen.com/features/olympians.html Sports, Olympics
StudyWeb - Olympics, Skaters http://www.studyweb.com/links/3123.html Sports, Olympics
Summer Games http://220.127.116.11/ Sports, Olympics
Varo Registry Artist List http://www.netdreams.com/registry/list.html Arts & Entertainment, Art
Witching Hour is a starting point for historical research into the great witch craze of 1100-1700 AD. Topics include Documents of the Witch Craze; Magic, Spells, & Potions; Modern Parallels; and People of the witch craze. http://shanmonster.bla-bla.com/witch/
Women Artist http://ruku.com/somenart.html Arts & Entertainment, Art
Women History Magazine, Vol. 2 focused on women and work, including biographies.
Women in Canadian History
Women in Canadian History provides short paragraphs about 32 significant Canadian women.
Math, & Technology, Astonomy
Biographical Web Links to Women in Astronomy provides links by name to sites on-line.
in Roman Society http://myron.sjsu.edu/romeweb/ladycont/ladycont.htm
Women in Roman Society: provides profiles and biographical information about Noble Ladies, Warrior Queens, Soldiers' Wives, Farmer's Daughters, and Slaves.
Math, & Technology
Women Scientists provides links to scientists biographical websites and to individual women scientists.
Women Writers of the Middle Ages http://www.millersv.edu/~english/homepage/duncan/medfem/ Arts & Entertainment, Literature
Top 100 http://women.com/news/top100/
Women.com Top 100 including, Marie Curie, radioactivist & Nobel Laureate
Women's Basketball Hall of Fame http://www.wbhof.com/wbhof/whf_inductees.html Sports, Basketball
Sports Foundation's She's da Bomb! http://www.womenssportsfoundation.org/templates/res_center/rctraining/13_20/hero.html
Wire Profile http://new.womenswire.com/watch/more.html
Women's Wire Profile takes a look at top women in business, nonprofits, and culture, and shows how they achieved and maintain their successes.
World Book: Women of the Word http://www.worldbook.com/fun/wwriters/html/intro.htm A & E, Literature
Worldsport http://www.firs.org/ws/sprit/home/0,2205,0_20_211_0_67,00.html Sports
Guide to Women in Leadership
Worldwide Guide to Women in Leadership lists information about women who are heads of state or governments, members of governments in different countries including local leaders, party leaders and ambassadors.
Virtual Library History of Science. . . http://www.asap.unimelb.edu.au/hstm/hstm_biographical.htm
Math, & Technology