Peace Makers

Document Sharing

To find information about people, search for


Worldbook Encyclopedia – print

Use ed1stop to access online encyclopedias: Worldbook or Grolier’s Online.



SIRS Discoverer





Nobel site

Anyone who has won a Nobel Prize can be found on this site.  Search “Peace” for those who won the peace prize.


Use the OPAC to see if we have a book on your person.  You cannot read the whole book about this person, probably, so use a chronology, or timeline to find main accomplishments.  You can also use the table of contents and index to search for particular things you want to know.

Use the index of these books to see if your person is included:

Other Resources

Brain Pop has animations for some people.  Go to “School Help” in ed1Stop. Search your person’s last name.

EasyBib Research

Quotations can be found for some in:

Bartlett’s Quotations R/ 808.88/ B289

Also, look for quotations online:  search “your person” quotes (“Jimmy Carter” quotes) in the Google query box.

or try; this site gives you citations!