Archival Guides

Search descriptions of personal papers, organizational records, manuscripts, oral histories, photographs, other image collections, and other archival holdings of the Hogan Jazz Archive, the  Latin American Library, the  Louisiana Research Collection, the Southeastern Architectural Archive, and the Tulane University Archives. For additional archival holdings not described here, visit the departmental home pages, search the classic catalog, and/or contact the departments directly.


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 + Music Scores

The Music & Media Center at Howard-Tilton Memorial Library and the Hogan Jazz Archive have rich collections of audio and video recordings as well as music scores.


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

Not sure where to start your research? There’s a guide for that!

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.