The Rest-frame Ultraviolet Spectra of UV-selected Active Galactic Nuclei at z ~ 2-3

@article{Hainline2011TheRU,
  title={The Rest-frame Ultraviolet Spectra of UV-selected Active Galactic Nuclei at z ~ 2-3},
  author={Kevin N. Hainline and Alice E. Shapley and Jenny E. Greene and Charles C. Steidel},
  journal={The Astrophysical Journal},
  year={2011},
  volume={733},
  pages={31}
}
We present new results for a sample of 33 narrow-lined UV-selected active galactic nuclei (AGNs), identified in the course of a spectroscopic survey for star-forming galaxies at z ~ 2-3. The rest-frame UV composite spectrum for our AGN sample shows several emission lines characteristic of AGNs, as well as interstellar absorption features detected in star-forming Lyman break galaxies (LBGs). We report a detection of N iv] λ1486, which has been observed in high-redshift radio galaxies, as well as… Expand

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