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ACC 4306 - Ethical Accounting Practices
by Sam Weehunt - Last Updated Sep 4, 2014
This guide supports the research conducted in UHD's accounting ethics class. It focuses on Sarbanes-Oxley, Dodd-Frank, and case studies of accounting ethics violations, such as Enron and Worldcom.
Accounting
by Sam Weehunt - Last Updated Aug 20, 2014
This guide spotlights UHD Library and selected Web resources in accounting and tax research.
Alumni Library Guide
by Arwen Meador - Last Updated May 7, 2014
Guide for UHD Alumni for Library Services
Anthropology
by Arwen Meador - Last Updated Sep 5, 2014
A guide to research in anthropology
APA Citation
by Anne Belk - Last Updated Sep 8, 2014
Select the blue tab for the type of citation you need.
Archives
by Melissa Torres - Last Updated Aug 25, 2014
Art and Art History
by Elena Geilikman - Last Updated Sep 15, 2014
This guide spotlights UHD Library and selected Web resources in painting, sculpture, and other visual arts.
ARTstor
by Elena Geilikman - Last Updated Feb 12, 2013
This page tells you how to use the database called ARTstor.
Audio Books in the Library
by Chris Stempinski - Last Updated Dec 20, 2013
This is a quick reference overview and walk through on how to find and use the library's audiobooks.
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BA 3300-Business Cornerstone
by Shawn Anderson, Sam Weehunt - Last Updated Aug 6, 2014
This is a guide to assist students in locating information for their Business Cornerstone Go/No Go country assignment.
BA 3301 - Legal Environment of Business
by Shawn Anderson - Last Updated Oct 7, 2014
This guide highlights information resources needed for business law research, including sources on industry regulation at the federal, state and local levels. It also provides resources for company and industry research.
Banned Books Week and Hispanic Heritage Month
by Lisa Berry - Last Updated Sep 22, 2014
Come celebrate Banned Books Week and Hispanic Heritage Month. Check out one of the Top 5 Banned Books by Latina/Latino authors at the Library.
Biography
by Elena Geilikman - Last Updated Jun 12, 2014
This guide spotlights UHD Library resources providing biographical information about famous and/or historical figures.
Biology
by Lisa Berry - Last Updated Aug 20, 2014
Bluebook Legal Citations
by Steven Ring - Last Updated Oct 31, 2012
Business
by Shawn Anderson - Last Updated Aug 20, 2014
This is a guide to the most commonly used resources for business research. This is a good place to start if you are looking for information about interdisciplinary subjects or general information.
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Camera & Camcorder Checkout
by Billy Hoya, Arwen Meador, Chris Stempinski - Last Updated Mar 27, 2014
Information about the Camera & Camcorder Checkout Program at the W.I. Dykes Library.
Career Resources
by Shawn Anderson - Last Updated Sep 19, 2014
CHEM 3201- Organic Chemistry I Laboratory
by Lisa Berry - Last Updated Aug 28, 2014
This guide is designed to assist student with an Organic Chemistry I Lab assignment, and how to use some specific chemistry resources.
Chemistry
by Lisa Berry - Last Updated Aug 20, 2014
Children's Literature
by Arwen Meador - Last Updated Mar 19, 2014
A collection of helpful tools for finding and using children's literature in the classroom.
Citing Sources
by Anne Belk - Last Updated May 6, 2014
How to cite sources and format a paper using citation styles common at UHD.
CJ 2303 - The Correctional System
by Steven Ring - Last Updated Oct 28, 2013
CJ 3308 - Juvenile Justice Systems
by Steven Ring - Last Updated Feb 20, 2014
CJ 3311 - Ethics in Criminal Justice
by Steven Ring - Last Updated Feb 17, 2014
CJ 3316 - Victimology
by Steven Ring - Last Updated Mar 24, 2014
CJ 3317 - Race and Crime
by Steven Ring - Last Updated Mar 27, 2014
CJ 6360 - Race, Crime and Culture
by Steven Ring - Last Updated Sep 8, 2014
Collection Development and Acquisitions
by Steven Ring - Last Updated Sep 10, 2014
Common Reading 2014-2015
by Anne Belk - Last Updated Jun 3, 2014
A Lesson Before Dying by Ernest J. Gaines
Communication Studies
by Lisa Berry - Last Updated Aug 22, 2014
Computer Information Systems
by Billy Hoya - Last Updated Jul 26, 2012
This guide spotlights UHD Library and selected Web resources in computer science, computer information systems, and information science.
Computer Science
by Billy Hoya - Last Updated Feb 11, 2014
A collection of resources for Computer Science Students & Professors.
Constitution and Citizenship Day
by Steven Ring - Last Updated Aug 22, 2014
A guide to US Constitution and citizenship resources.
Core Curriculum 2014
by Pat Ensor - Last Updated Aug 6, 2014
This guide points to information sources on Texas' higher education revised core curriculum to begin in 2014, as determined by the Texas Higher Education Coordinating Board (THECB). Input provided by Lea Campbell, UHD Director of Academic Assessment.
Country Profiles and Statistics
by Steven Ring - Last Updated May 7, 2012
Criminal Justice
by Steven Ring - Last Updated Oct 10, 2014
Current Issues and Controversies
by Anne Belk - Last Updated Aug 6, 2014
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Databases A - Z
by Steven Ring - Last Updated Apr 11, 2014
List of all library databases and online resources accessible to current UHD students, faculty, and staff.
Deepwater Horizon Gulf Oil Spill 2010
by Pat Ensor - Last Updated Jun 11, 2014
This guide provides current and background information about the Deepwater Horizon explosion of April 20, 2010, and the resulting oil spill in the Gulf of Mexico.
Distance and Online Education - Library Services
by Anne Belk - Last Updated Aug 6, 2014
Library services for UHD students, faculty, and staff who have a class which meets regularly at a location other than the downtown campus.
Diversity and Equity in Higher Education
by Pat Ensor - Last Updated Aug 20, 2014
This guide spotlights UHD Library and other selected resources on diversity in higher education, including issues of gender, race, ethnicity, sexual orientation, age, disability, and religion.
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eBooks in the Library
by Shawn Anderson - Last Updated Jun 27, 2014
This is a quick reference overview and walk through on how to find and use the library's ebooks.
Economics
by Sam Weehunt - Last Updated Aug 20, 2014
This guide spotlights UHD Library and selected Web resources in economics research.
Education
by Anne Belk, Bethany Tschaepe - Last Updated Feb 26, 2014
ENG 2301 - World Literature: Ancient to 17th Century
by Elena Geilikman - Last Updated Aug 11, 2014
This guide lists information resources from UHD Library intended to assist in scholarly research on world literature from ancient times to the 17th century.
ENG 3302 - Business & Technical Report Writing
by Shawn Anderson - Last Updated Jul 7, 2014
This guide is aimed at UHD students doing research for feasibility reports in English 3302.
ENG 5325 - Advanced Medical Writing
by Lisa Berry - Last Updated Aug 22, 2014
ENG 6303 - Public Relations and Media
by Billy Hoya - Last Updated Sep 5, 2014
Engineering Technology
by Arwen Meador - Last Updated Aug 26, 2013
This is a research guide designed to assist students with research in Engineering.
English Language and Grammar
by Anne Belk - Last Updated Sep 13, 2013
This guide highlights UHD Library resources on the English language -- linguistics, grammar, history, and dictionaries.
English Literature
by Anne Belk - Last Updated Mar 7, 2014
This guide spotlights UHD Library resources in British and American literature research -- journal research, author biographies, literature criticism, and works of literature are covered.
Environmental Studies
by Lisa Berry - Last Updated Aug 20, 2014
Ethnic Studies
by Jovanni Lota - Last Updated Apr 10, 2014
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Film Studies
by Marla McDaniel - Last Updated Aug 20, 2014
Collection of resources for the study and enjoyment of film.
Finance and Investing
by Sam Weehunt - Last Updated Sep 8, 2014
This guide spotlights UHD Library and selected Web resources in finance and investing research.
Financial Literacy
by Sam Weehunt - Last Updated Aug 20, 2014
This guide highlights library resources and selected Web sites on personal finance and self-help.
Financial Ratios
by Sam Weehunt - Last Updated Jun 11, 2014
This guide highlights the UHD Library resources available for obtaining industry and company ratios, as well as company financial information.
Fire & Safety
by Arwen Meador - Last Updated Aug 12, 2013
This is a guide designed to assist students in conducting research on fire & safety topics.
French Language and Literature
by Elena Geilikman - Last Updated Feb 8, 2013
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Gender Studies
by Anne Belk - Last Updated Aug 6, 2014
Geography
by Arwen Meador - Last Updated Aug 20, 2014
A guide to researching geography topics using UHD library resources
Geology
by Lisa Berry - Last Updated Aug 20, 2014
We can dig it
Government Documents
by Steven Ring - Last Updated Oct 2, 2014
Grants and Financial Aid
by Lisa Berry - Last Updated Sep 23, 2014
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Health and Medicine
by Lisa Berry - Last Updated Sep 10, 2014
High-Impact Educational Practices
by Pat Ensor - Last Updated Jul 18, 2014
This guide spotlights UHD Library and other selected resources in high-impact educational practices, such as first-year seminars, learning communities, service learning, undergraduate research, and capstone experiences.
Higher Education
by Pat Ensor - Last Updated Jun 11, 2014
History
by Marla McDaniel - Last Updated Aug 20, 2014
Honors Programs in Higher Education
by Pat Ensor - Last Updated Jul 15, 2014
This guide provides links to books, journal articles and other information regarding honors education programs at colleges and universities.
Humanities
by Elena Geilikman - Last Updated May 21, 2012
This guide contains information about library services and resources for students taking humanities courses.
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International Business
by Shawn Anderson - Last Updated Jul 10, 2013
This guide provides a variety of resources for international business topics.
International Criminal Justice
by Steven Ring - Last Updated Feb 12, 2013
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Journal Quality Evaluation
by Pat Ensor - Last Updated Aug 6, 2014
This guide provides tips and resources for evaluating journal quality for research and publication purposes. It includes coverage of open access journals.
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Law and Legal Research
by Bethany Tschaepe - Last Updated Oct 2, 2014
Learning Express
by Shawn Anderson, Steven Ring - Last Updated Aug 22, 2014
Provides access and account creation instructions for the Learning Express databases.
LexisNexis Academic Tutorials
by Bethany Tschaepe - Last Updated Sep 5, 2014
Step-by-step guides and tutorials for key features of the LexisNexis Academic database.
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Management
by Shawn Anderson - Last Updated Feb 25, 2014
This guide will assist you in locating UHD library resources about Business Management.
Marketing
by Shawn Anderson - Last Updated Feb 25, 2014
This guide will assist you in locating UHD library resources about Business Marketing
MATH 3303- Geometry for Teachers
by Bethany Tschaepe - Last Updated Sep 5, 2014
Mathematics and Statistics
by Billy Hoya - Last Updated Apr 11, 2014
MBA 6212 - Managerial Economics
by Sam Weehunt - Last Updated Jun 11, 2014
This guide highlights sources of industry and other statistics time series useful in calculating demand functions.
MLA Citation
by Anne Belk - Last Updated Jul 15, 2013
Select the blue tab for the type of citation you need.
Music & Dance
by Marla McDaniel - Last Updated Aug 20, 2014
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News and Newspapers
by Anne Belk - Last Updated Oct 1, 2014
Nonprofit Management
by Steven Ring - Last Updated Jan 7, 2014
This guide contains recommended resources on the topic of non-profit management. Databases, e-books, and more are included in this database.
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Philosophy
by Jovanni Lota - Last Updated Jul 22, 2013
Physics and Astronomy
by Lisa Berry - Last Updated Aug 20, 2014
Plagiarism in the Real World
by Anne Belk - Last Updated Jun 24, 2013
Plagiarism: Understand and Avoid It!
by Jovanni Lota - Last Updated Jul 22, 2013
What is plagiarism? How do you quote a source without plagiarizing? Review this material to learn how!
Political Science
by Arwen Meador - Last Updated Sep 5, 2014
Polls and Surveys
by Steven Ring - Last Updated Jan 27, 2013
Professional Writing and Technical Communication
by Billy Hoya - Last Updated Apr 11, 2014
Start your PWTC research here for books, journals, databases, web sites and other resources accessible through the UHD Library.
PSY 2302 Social Psychology
by Chris Stempinski - Last Updated Aug 20, 2014
The study of the psychological processes that occur within groups and between groups as a function of the individual
PSY 2310 Human Growth and Development
by Chris Stempinski - Last Updated Aug 20, 2014
A lifespan approach to the theories, principles, and characteristics of human development
PSY 3305 Adolescent Psychology
by Chris Stempinski - Last Updated Aug 20, 2014
A study of adolescent development from theoretical and practical viewpoints. Emphasis is on the physical, cognitive, social and emotional changes which occur during adolescence.
PSY 3309 Adult Psychology
by Chris Stempinski - Last Updated Aug 20, 2014
The psychological, biological and sociological factors which affect the major stages of adult development
PSY 3310 Psychology of Women
by Chris Stempinski - Last Updated Aug 20, 2014
A survey of the major themes and issues involved in understanding the impact of gender on thinking and behaving
PSY 3319 Cognitive Psychology
by Chris Stempinski - Last Updated Aug 20, 2014
PSY 3320 Research Methods in Psychology
by Chris Stempinski - Last Updated Sep 9, 2014
Examination of the theory and process of research in psychology. Students learn how research is planned, carried out, communicated and critiqued.
PSY 4306 Theories of Personality
by Chris Stempinski - Last Updated Sep 10, 2014
Major contemporary theories of personality are examined along with their implications for clinical applications and research.
PSY 4307 Counseling and Psychotherapy
by Chris Stempinski - Last Updated Aug 20, 2014
An introduction to both the theory and practice of counseling and psychotherapy
Psychology
by Chris Stempinski - Last Updated Aug 13, 2014
Purchasing & Supply Management
by Shawn Anderson - Last Updated Aug 20, 2014
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READ 3309 - Content Reading 4-8
by Arwen Meador - Last Updated Mar 19, 2014
Library Guide for Content Reading 4-8
Reference Collection
by Anne Belk, Elena Geilikman, Arwen Meador - Last Updated Jan 22, 2014
This guide is courtesy of MIT Libraries (http://libguides.mit.edu/virtualref). Used and edited with permission.
Religion
by Jovanni Lota - Last Updated Jul 22, 2013
Rhetoric
by Anne Belk - Last Updated Feb 28, 2012
This guide lists scholarly resources from UHD Library intended to assist in the study of rhetoric.
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SciFinder
by Lisa Berry - Last Updated Aug 20, 2014
SciFinder is an interface to the world's largest database of chemistry literature, Chemical Abstracts.
Searching Medline with Full Text: An Introduction
by Lisa Berry - Last Updated Aug 20, 2014
Medline is a comprehensive index of biomedical research journals in medicine, nursing, healthcare, biology, biochemistry, biotechnology, and related fields.
Security Management
by Arwen Meador - Last Updated Aug 12, 2013
This is a guide designed to assist students with research on security management topics.
Self-Help Tutoring Resources
by Pat Ensor - Last Updated Aug 26, 2014
This is a self-paced tutoring resource that includes e-books, videos, websites, and contact information to campus resources.
Small Business Resources
by Shawn Anderson - Last Updated Mar 19, 2014
Helpful resources for creating business plans, starting a business and small business management.
Social Work
by Chris Stempinski - Last Updated Aug 20, 2014
Sociology
by Chris Stempinski - Last Updated Aug 20, 2014
Spanish Language
by Elena Geilikman - Last Updated Jun 23, 2014
Spanish Literature
by Elena Geilikman - Last Updated Jun 26, 2014
Statistics and Data
by Elena Geilikman - Last Updated Mar 19, 2014
Sources of statistical information and data sets
Student Success and Retention
by Pat Ensor - Last Updated Aug 20, 2014
This guide provides links to books, journal articles and other information regarding college student success and retention.
Supply Chain Management
by Shawn Anderson - Last Updated Aug 20, 2014
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Teaching Excellence in Higher Education
by Pat Ensor - Last Updated Jun 27, 2014
Terrorism and Homeland Security
by Arwen Meador - Last Updated Aug 13, 2013
This is a guide designed to assist students in conducting research on terrorism & homeland security topics.
Texas Politics and Government
by Arwen Meador - Last Updated Sep 5, 2014
Theater & Drama
by Marla McDaniel - Last Updated Aug 20, 2014
Trials of Library Databases
by Steven Ring - Last Updated Apr 11, 2014
This page has links and information to databases the library has access to via trial period.
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UHD Course Reserves
by Arwen Meador - Last Updated May 23, 2014
Welcome to the library's guide to E-Reserve!
UHD Information
by Pat Ensor - Last Updated Jul 7, 2014
This guide spotlights UHD Library and Web resources and people, that deal with UHD topics often relevant to student projects, especially in English 3302.
UHD Library Circulation
by Chris Stempinski - Last Updated Jun 18, 2013
Renew, View your Account, Library Hours, Search the Catalog
UHD Library Research Guides
by Billy Hoya - Last Updated Feb 25, 2014
Research assistance, subject guides, class guides and useful resources compiled by your friendly librarians. Know what we know - find it in Research Guides!
United States Government
by Arwen Meador - Last Updated Oct 2, 2014
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Video & Audio Resources
by Steven Ring - Last Updated Jul 1, 2014
Audio and Video databases offered by UHD Library
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Westlaw Campus Research Tutorials
by Bethany Tschaepe - Last Updated Sep 5, 2014
Step-by-step guides and tutorials for key features of the Westlaw Campus Research database.
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"I Just Want Something Good to Read!"
by Pat Ensor - Last Updated Jul 10, 2014
Just want to read something for fun? Need to choose an enjoyable book for your class assignment? This guide provides direction to popular fiction and non-fiction books and e-books at UHD Library for leisure and recreational reading.

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