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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

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    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

University Announces New Director of Civil Rights

The University of Dallas has announced a new director of civil rights, Luciana Milano. Milano, who has a Bachelor of Arts in government from Harvard College and a J.D. from Southern Methodist University’s Dedman School of Law, began her new role on Oct. 12.

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Donors Endow Philosophy Scholarship in St. John Henry Newman’s Name

“This is the first time we’ve had a scholarship in honor of a great Catholic intellectual — and now, within the last year, saint,” said President Thomas S. Hibbs, Ph.D., BA ’82 MA ’83, by way of introducing the St. John Henry Newman Scholarship in Philosophy recently endowed by alumnus Matthew Hejduk, MA '98 PhD '06, and his wife, Julia Hejduk, Ph.D. Julia was a colleague of Hibbs during his time at Baylor University, where she teaches in the Classics Department.

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Former Teacher, MFA Alumna Explores Memory, Pursues Art Full Time

Michelle Cortez-Gonzales, MFA ’20, was a Fort Worth ISD high school teacher with a Bachelor of Fine Arts in painting from the University of Texas at Arlington when she decided to go back to school to get her master’s. At the recommendation of a friend, she visited UD, and knew immediately from the wooded area around the Art Village, the architecture of the buildings, and the faculty members she met that UD was the place for her.

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