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Undergraduate students

5 library tools and services to know

  • Ask usGet help locating information sources to support your coursework. Reach us via chat, email, and phone.
  • SearchWorks, the Stanford Libraries catalog Find books, newspapers, articles, media, primary sources, and more from our extensive collection.

  • Connect to e-resources Set up your device to seamlessly connect to thousands of e-resources from our collection, like ebooks, electronic journals, databases, streaming content, and more. Setting up your device allows you to access these e-resources from any location.

  • Selected article databases Use a database to locate articles on a topic. Check out our "How to Search Databases" YouTube tutorial (below) to learn how to find scholarly articles.

  • Guides Use our guides to browse for information sources for a course or a topic.