The VIAF® (Virtual International Authority File) combines multiple name authority files into a single OCLC-hosted name authority service. The goal of the service is to lower the cost and increase the utility of library authority files by matching and linking widely-used authority files and making that information available on the Web. Learn more .
National Library of Mexico British Library Library and Archives Canada National Agricultural Library (U.S.) National Library of Medicine (U.S.) National Library of New Zealand National Library of Scotland National Library of South Africa National Library of Wales
Search Note The search box at the top of this page searches a merged view of VIAF derived from the name authority and related bibliographic data of the participating libraries. More information can be found at http://viaf.org/viaf/
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