Books, Articles & More

A discovery resource that provides a single place to search for information from most of the content available from the Baylor University Libraries, including: the BearCat online catalog (books, journal titles, media, etc.); the Baylor Digital Collections; BEARdocs, (electronic theses and dissertations, honors theses, technical reports, faculty publications, etc.); research guides; and much of the full text content to which the Baylor Libraries subscribe from a wide variety of sources.

Use BearCat to find materials owned or available from the Baylor University Libraries.

Baylor Library Digital Collections
With items spanning seven centuries, four continents and topics local to international, the Baylor University Libraries Digital Collections are drawn from all of the Baylor Libraries, including the Armstrong Browning Library, the Baylor University Central Libraries, the Texas Collection, and the W.R. Poage Legislative Library.

Center for Research Libraries
The Center for Research Libraries (CRL) is an international consortium of university, college, and independent research libraries. Founded in 1949, CRL supports advanced research and teaching in the humanities, sciences, and social sciences by preserving and making available to scholars the primary source material critical to those disciplines. CRL acquires and preserves newspapers, journals, documents, archives, and other traditional and digital resources from a global network of sources. Most materials acquired are from outside the United States, and many are from five “emerging” regions of the world: Africa, the Middle East, Southeast Asia, South Asia, and Latin America.

Electronic Journals
Browse subject or alphabetic lists of journals available in electronic form or search for an electronic journal by journal title.

Electronic Resources
Access the numerous databases and journals available to Baylor Libraries' clients via the Internet. Search the Electronic Resources database for appropriate databases by keyword, or view a list of titles grouped by category.

HathiTrust Digital Library is a digital preservation repository and highly functional access platform. It provides long-term preservation and access services for public domain and in copyright content from a variety of sources, including Google, the Internet Archive, Microsoft, and in-house partner institution initiatives.

New Electronic Resources
A blog that announces newly acquired electronic resources (databases) or changes in access to electronic resources.

New Library Materials
New materials cataloged in the last 4 weeks organized by subject and available as RSS feeds.

Use WorldCat to search the holdings of libraries around the world.

Other Libraries
A list of online catalogs of regional libraries and academic libraries around the world, including those that have special relationships with the Baylor Libraries.