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Resources

  • Databases
    An A-Z list of all library databases.
  • Subject Guides
    Subject guides are developed by librarians to help with specific research needs by subject.
  • Full-Text Journals
    Search more than 63,000 full-text journal holdings.
  • UD Discovery
  • A combined search of many of the library's resources, including databases, full-text journals, and the online catalog.
  • Online Catalog
    Search the library's holdings, including books, periodicals, videos, special collections, and reserve materials.
  • Library News and Events
  • RefWorks
  • Personal online reference and bibliography center that collects, stores, and organizes citations.
  • Citation Style Guides
    These guides will help you with citation styles, including APA, MLA, Chicago, and Turabian styles of citations.
  • Database Tutorials
    These short tutorials will guide you through the basics of searching.
  • LC Classification
    Letters and titles of the main classes of the Library of Congress.
  • Library Instruction
    Courses offered include general search tips, database specific classes, locating library materials, library tours, and other classes as requested.

Services

  • Ask a Reference Question
    Submit an online reference question. Questions are usually answered within 24 hours, according to the library hours.
  • Online Reserves
    For easy access to supplemental class readings. Books and other tangible readings are placed on reserve in the library. Articles and other photocopies are placed in the online reserve collection.
  • Reserve a Study Room

About

  • Policies
    The policies of the library, including the circulation, copyright, reserve, printing, and gifts and donations policies.
  • Giving to the Library
    Want to make a donation to the library? Whether it's a monetary gift or a donation of books and other materials, find our guidelines here.

News

$250,000 Federal Grant to Support Politics Doctoral Students

"Our department has two fundamental guiding principles: the study of political philosophy and the study of American founding principles," said Richard Dougherty, MA '89 PhD '93, associate professor of politics and director of the politics graduate program. It is this emphasis on American political development combined with the quality of faculty and the rigor of the University of Dallas' politics doctoral program that led the U.S. Department of Education to award UD a $250,405 grant for stipend support for politics doctoral students through its Graduate Assistance in Areas of National Need program.

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Program Aims to Open UD Ethos to Wider Community

On Thursday, Sept. 26, several members of the university community gathered to celebrate the completion of Course II of the Studies in Catholic Faith and Culture program, the first component of UD's Liberal Learning for Life initiative. The course is titled "The Person: Tradition and History."

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