Contemporary Authors Online. Gale. 2003. Reproduced in Biography Resource Center. Farmington Hills, MI: The Gale Group, 2003.
The New York State Writers Institute features a short article about Howard, who was New York State Poet from 1993-1995.
The New York Times reviews Trappings and includes an excerpt along with audio files of Howard reading poems from several of his books.
Poets.org describes Howard's achievements and offers links to other resources on the poet.
Rice University has a news article about an appearance by Richard Howard. The document has quotes from Howard along with statistical information.