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UH Libraries provides multiple search tools to find books, articles, and other research materials.

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Search tools


OneSearch can locate books, journal articles, dissertations/theses, images, videos, and more. Use search filters to narrow results.


UH collections, including books, DVDs, CDs, and more. Also shows results from UH Clear Lake and UH Downtown.

Google Scholar

Search scholarly materials with Google. Learn how to use Google Scholar off-campus.

Journal titles

Online journals owned or licensed by UH Libraries. Not for searching individual articles.


Databases owned or licensed by UH Libraries. Not for searching individual articles.

Site search

Search for content on this site, info.lib.uh.edu.

Other research services

Research guides

Curated guides for dozens of subjects and topics written by UH subject librarians. Find specialized resources for academic disciplines and get direct help from a librarian on research projects.

Finding aids

UH Libraries Special Collections finding aids for descriptions of primary source materials owned by the Libraries. Includes manuscripts, correspondence, images, and more.

Digital Library

A comprehensive digital library documenting the University of Houston, the city of Houston, the state of Texas, and other significant materials.