• Online Library Catalog

    Powered by cloud-based Library World, which allows you to search for materials owned by the library.

  • Archives & Special Collections Information / Information Literacy Instruction

    The mission is to support the University in all endeavors of producing a quality educational experience.

  • Community Outreach

    Dillard University offers a wide range of community outreach opportunities.

Will W. Alexander Library

The Will W. Alexander Library welcomes you as a patron! The mission of the Will W. Alexander Library is to be the knowledge and creativity COMMONS of Dillard University and to support the curricula of the University. The vision of the Will W. Alexander Library is to be the University’s information center for knowledge collection, connection, creation, and curation. Library staff are always available to provide assistance. It is our hope that you will take maximum advantage of your library resources and privileges.

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Online Library Catalog

Powered by cloud-based Library World, which allows you to search for materials owned by the library

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Archives and Special Collections

The repository for primary documents and historical artifacts

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Databases and Resources

The JSTOR (Journal Storage) Research Database is a highly selective digital library

 

Archives and Special Collections

The mission of the Dillard University Library Archives and Special Collections is to support the University as the repository for primary documents and historical artifacts of enduring value to the University. The vision of the Dillard University Library Archives and Special Collections is to be the repository for the University in preserving and protecting all materials under the archives and special collections care and supervision. Our goal is to provide regulated and efficient access to historical materials for the Dillard University community, administration, faculty, staff, students, alumni and researchers.

Internet Archive

The Dillard University Library Archives and Special Collections Digital Collection is made available through Internet Archive .

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Databases and Resources

The EBSCOHOST Research Databases are provided by LOUIS, a consortium of public and private college and university libraries in the state of Louisiana. This partnership was formed in 1992 by the library deans and directors at these institutions, in order to create a cost-effective collaboration among the institutions for the procurement of library technology and resources. LOUIS is governed by the LOUIS Management Board and the Louisiana Board of Regents.

JSTOR Research Database

The JSTOR (Journal Storage) Research Database is a highly selective digital library of academic content in many formats and disciplines. The collections include top peer-reviewed scholarly journals as well as respected literary journals, academic monographs, research reports from trusted institutes, and primary sources. JSTOR journal, book, and primary source collections are integrated on a single, robust platform that uses the latest digital technologies and best practices.

ProQuest Research Database

The ProQuest Research Database collections span six centuries, all disciplines and the diverse content types needed by researchers, providing the world’s largest collection of dissertations and theses; three centuries of newspapers; more than 450,000 academic ebooks; collections of important scholarly journals and other content researchers need such as data and unique digital vaults of primary source materials.


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