The library homepage is where you can start a catalog search, and find links to our resources and information about our services.
There are a number of ways to navigate to the library homepage.
From any of our Research Guides, click on our logo or the Learning Resources Division breadcrumb:
From the UDC homepage, click on the "Academics" tab in the menu bar below the image banner, then click on "Library":
Use and bookmark the URL:
Patrons can view their library account via the My Library Account page. From the library account, patrons can:
Cell phone use is not allowed in the library. Please make sure your phone is on silent when you are in the library.
The library's food and drink policy can be read in full on our FAQ Page.
The full fines policy can be found in our "How much are library fines?" FAQ
The library is a part of the Learning Resources Division and is located on Level B of Building 39 on the Van Ness campus.
The UDC Library provides the following services to students:
UDC Law Library
The David A. Clarke School of Law, located in building 52 on the Van Ness campus maintains its own library, The Mason Law Library, now also located in Building 52. Many of their resources can only be used by students and faculty of the law school and the library is closed to all non-UDC law students during reading and finals weeks.
UDC belongs to the Washington Research Library Consortium (WRLC).
The nine member libraries share circulating materials with each other and have a common library catalog.
You can use the catalog to look for materials in all of the libraries' collections at one time, or you can limit your search to any one of the libraries.