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Doing Your Research


GIL: UGA's Catalog - Find a Book at UGA. Also explore GIL-Find, the new interface - same content, new look and feel.

GIL Universal Catalog: Find books at all public academic institutions in Georgia

WorldCat or try Worldcat.org interface: Find books in hundreds of libraries around the world

Journal Articles

GALILEO: UGA's interface to article databases and citation indexes.

  • Browse an alphabetical list of databases
  • See subject pages for top databases by discipline
  • Password: Required for off-campus access

Electronic Journal Locator: Find an online article from a citation

Direct URLs for Databases and E-Journals

  • Bookmark databases or e-journals and get straight into them without a password if you are using a recognized campus IP address.


Electronic Thesis/Dissertation Database: Find dissertations written since 1999 at UGA

  • GIL: Use for older UGA dissertations; library has print copies.

Dissertation Abstracts: Search United States dissertations from the 19th century to the present

Primary Sources @ UGA

Digital Library of Georgia: Georgia History and Culture Collections
Walter J. Brown Media Archives: Media and Peabody Television Collections
Hargrett Manuscript and Rare Books Collection
Richard B. Russell Library for Political Research and Studies

Other Library Resources

Citation Searching: See how many times your articles have been cited, and by whom.
Data Services: U.S. Census, other statistical and polling data
Government Documents: Federal, State, UN, and others
Bibliographic Citation Management Software: