Canada's Early Women Writers - a Biographical
Free to access database, compiled by Simon Fraser
University Library. Contains biographical and publication information
for more than 470 women who lived in Canada or wrote about Canada, and
authored an English-language book or pamphlet of fiction or poetry that
was published before 1940.
Associated headings: Literature,
Dictionary of Canadian Biography Online
The DCB is the unquestioned resource on people
in Canada's history. The online edition covers people who are known
to have died between 1000 and 1929, or whose last known date of activity
falls within that period.