This is not meant to be an exhaustive list, but is a small sample of books in Olin that are biographies of individuals, or lists of notable people in a given profession. Included are books on architects, bankers, lawyers, social justice activists, biologists, psychologists, physicians, actors, television pioneers, mathematicians, and historians. Clearly there are many careers not covered.
Click on the book title to go to the catalog record. Note things there such as subject headings or other keywords that will help you conduct additional searches. Most of these are physical books in Olin Library, but a few are electronic books. For those, go to the catalog record and look for the words "Drury electronic book: click to connect" and click there.