Dictionary of Canadian Biography/Dictionnaire biographique du Canada (DCB/DBC)

Dictionary of Canadian Biography/Dictionnaire biographique du Canada (DCB/DBC)

The Dictionary of Canadian Biography/Dictionnaire biographique du Canada (DCB/DBC) is a bilingual biographical dictionary of notable Canadians who died between 1000 and 1930. To date (Oct 2011) 15 volumes have been published.

Vol. 1: 1000-1700, Vol. 2: 1701-1740, Vol. 3: 1741-1770, Vol. 4: 1771-1800, Vol. 5: 1801-1820, Vol. 6: 1821-1835, Vol. 7: 1836-1850, Vol. 8: 1851-1860, Vol. 9: 1861-1870, Vol. 10: 1871-1880, Vol. 11: 1881-1890, Vol. 12: 1891-1900, Vol. 13: 1901-1910, Vol. 14: 1911-1920, Vol. 15: 1921-1930.

Vol. 16: 1931-1940 is in progress, with additional volumes in the planning stages to cover the period up to 1980.

An online version is available at http://www.biographi.ca . The online version includes the 15 volumes already in print as well as a selection of biographies including Prime Ministers from unprinted volumes.