Archival Guides

Search descriptions of personal papers, organizational records, manuscripts, oral histories, photographs, other image collections, and other archival holdings.


Search peer-reviewed journal articles from a broad range of subject areas.

Want to limit your results to just one discipline? Visit the Research Guides or ask a librarian to recommend a specialized database.

Audio + Video

Howard-Tilton Memorial Library house’s the largest circulation collection of film and music in the state.


Search our collection of print and electronic books.

Course Reserves

Search for course reserve items by course, instructor, or department to find the assigned books and media for your class.


Search for any of our 600+ Databases.

Government Documents

Search for documents from all branches of the United States government: legislative, executive, and judicial. Congressional hearings, federal agency reports, Supreme Court cases, presidential speeches, and census statistics are just a few of the many kinds of government documents available.


Find moving and still images from a variety of sources such as the AP Photo Archive, ARTstor, and the Tulane Digital Library.


The library has access to over 81,000 journal titles, in both electronic and print formats.


A wealth of archival documents and historical newspapers—including the Tulane Hullabaloo—are available on microfilm and microfiche.


Print editions of today’s paper are available on the 6th floor of Howard-Tilton. Access to current, historical, and rare newspapers are also available in print, online, and on microfilm. 

Reference Sources

Find general and interdisciplinary reference sources, including dictionaries, encyclopedias, etc.

Research Guides

Search the Research Guides by subject or course to find useful tips and the “best-of the-best” resources available for your field of study including databases, books, reference tools, newspapers, websites, citation help and much more.

Tulane Digital Repository

Access digitized collections of the Tulane Digital Library, Tulane-published journals, personal papers, theses and dissertations, media, rare materials, and other works.