ANB Ordering Information

American National Biography is the most comprehensive and current reference of its kind, and the first biographical dictionary of this scope to be published in more than 60 years. The ANB -- the winner of the 1999 Dartmouth Medal Award and the American History Association's Waldo G. Leland Prize for 2001 -- is available online by annual subscription.

The ANB Online is a ". . . powerful database with algorithms and indexes that work . . . designed with real human searchers in mind . . ." (Reference Books Bulletin) and was chosen as one of the Best References of the Year by the Library Journal. The ANB Online is updated with new biographies quarterly and includes features and materials not available in the print edition including illustrations, internal cross-references within the biographies, and links to external online resources.

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Institutions may sign up for a thirty-day free trial.

Institutions in North & South America
Libraries, schools, and other institutions can subscribe directly from Oxford or through their preferred consortium. Oxford and the Regional Networks have joined forces to offer cost-saving access to the ANB Online. Please visit our ordering page for institutions for subscription information.

The ANB Online is available to individuals by prepaid annual subscription. Please visit our ordering page for individuals for subscription information. Gift subscriptions are also available.

Customers outside the Americas
Institutions and individuals outside the Americas should contact the UK Sales and Marketing Department for more details.

ANB Print Edition
Go to the print ordering information page for details on purchasing the 24-volume print edition and both Supplements 1 and 2.

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