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We Hear You: Student Survey Results
Many thanks to the 300+ students who responded to our survey last fall — we learned a lot from you! Here are some highlights of what we learned and what comes next based on student feedback.
Ace Your Midterms!
This time of the year can be stressful and incredibly busy. Here are some of our favorite tips to get you through the next week.
Faculty Resources and Drop-In Sessions
The Library offers a wealth of information, resources, and tools to UDC faculty. Our goal is to support all your teaching, research, and scholarship needs. Join us for three drop-in orientation sessions this semester!
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Attention Faculty! Ever wonder what the library can do to help with your research or teaching? This semester, we'll be offering three different drop-in sessions at the library highlighting the resources and services available to you. Hope to see you there!

You can learn more about what the library has to offer in our Faculty Resources Guide.

Follow Us!

You can now follow the library on social media. You can find us on both Instagram and Twitter at udc_library. We're sharing helpful tips, recommendations, and other news you can use.

Read These Women

We're celebrating Women's History Month with a display of authors you should read. We're sharing some of our favorite titles by women including Maya Angelou, Toni Morrison, Jacqueline Woodson, bell hooks, and more.

The display will be up through the month of March.

UDC featured in new DC Jazz book

Among the contributors to the new book DC Jazz: Stories of Jazz Music in Washington, DC (Georgetown University Press) are two professors from UDC. Professor Judith Korey of the music program wrote the chapter "From Federal City College to UDC: A Retrospective on Washington’s Jazz University," and Professor Michael Fitzgerald of the library wrote "Researching Jazz History in Washington, DC," which spotlights UDC's Felix E. Grant Jazz Archives among other area collections.

UDC search?

UDC Search is Here!

As of July 26, the new UDC Search system has launched, providing online access to the catalog of the UDC library as well as the Washington Research Library Consortium. This is accessible from the search box on the library home page. All patrons should be sure to sign in with their UDC logins (same as MyUDC).

UDC Search - Find Articles, Books, & more!


...or explore the full-text electronic collections in our A to Z Resource List.

You might also want to see our Index of Research Guides.

Try These Helpful Guides!

Foundation Center at UDC

The University of the District of Columbia (UDC) is a Funding Information Network partner of Foundation Center. The Funding Information Network is comprised of libraries, community foundations, NGOs, and nonprofit resource centers across the country and around the world. As a Funding Information Network partner, UDC provides free access to the most comprehensive information available on foundation and corporate giving. It features Foundation Center print and electronic resources as well as professional staff to assist visitors. Foundation Center electronic resources include, Foundation Directory Online, Foundation Grants to Individuals Online, and Foundation Maps.

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