Find & Search

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,

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.

Cougar ROAR

Digital repositories for data and scholarship produced by the University of Houston community.

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.

Audio/Video Repository

Free online access to rare historical audio and video items from the UH Libraries and archives.

Call numbers & location guide

Information on branch call numbers and call number ranges in MD Anderson Library.

Theses and dissertations

Access theses and dissertations either in-print or online