Biographies of Scientists

The following sites each provide biographies of a substantial number of scientists or mathematicians. Other sites with biographical information concening mathematicians are listed under Biographies of Mathematicians, and under Sites relating to Individual Mathematicians.

- Catalogue of the Scientific Community: 16th and 17th Centuries, compiled by Richard S. Westfall.
- Eric's Treasure Trove of Scientific Biography (E.W. Weisstein, University of Virginia)
- Online Museum - Biographies Index (Institute and Museum of History of Science, Florence)
- 4000 Years of Women in Science (University of Alabama)
- Australian Academy of Science - Biographical Memoirs of Deceased Fellows
- SJSU Virtual Museum - The History of Mathematics, Science and Technology, A Culturally Affirming View (Dr. Robertta H. Barba, San Jose State University)
- Contributions of 20th Century Women to Physics (Nina Byers and colleagues, UCLA)
- History of Astronomy: Persons (Astronomiae Historia) (Dr. Wolfgang R. Dick, Bundesamt für Kartographie und Geodäsie, Potsdam)

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