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Starting Your Research: Find Sources

A Beginning Scholar's Guide to Research Success for new students at the University of Notre Dame


What is OneSearch? OneSearch lets you find academic journal articles along with books, movies, music and other resources the library pays for or subscribes to. This search includes a broad selection of books, articles, and more from a wide variety of subjects. Enter your keywords in this box to see what you can find in OneSearch.

Search for Articles

The following databases contain articles on a wide variety of topics. They work well for writing and research assignments in the first undergraduate year.

You can also discover the most commonly used databases for specific subjects.

Search the Library Catalog

Find Books on the Shelves

The books in Hesburgh Libraries are categorized using the Library of Congress (LC) classification system. 

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