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Centrally located on the main campus of the University of Louisiana at Lafayette, Edith Garland Dupré Library is at the heart of the University. Here, you have access to millions of volumes and e-resources, plus an array of special collections like the Ernest J. Gaines Center and the Cajun & Creole Music Collection.

Explore our resources or take a break to sip a coffee in Jazzman's Café & Bakery. Feel free to use one of our 200+ computers, or learn about the library's resources in our SMART classroom.

Credo

Credo Reference provides over 3 million full text entries on all disciplines from reference works including online dictionaries, encyclopedias, biographies, guides and more. It also includes additional content from other sources such as EBSCO, JSTOR, and Google Books. Credo is updated regularly.


 


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Titles added to the Credo collection in March:

Encyclopedia of American Government and Civics by Michael A. Genovese and Lori Cox HanEncyclopedia of American Government and Civics
by Michael A. Genovese and Lori Cox Han

Articles herein address not only basic subjects covered in the study of American government -- from the Bill of Rights through voting processes--but also a wide range of contemporary issues such as abortion, capital punishment, and Social Security.
50 Classics Series: 50 Business Classics by Tom Butler-Bowdon50 Classics Series: 50 Business Classics
by Tom Butler-Bowdon

With insightful commentaries on the landmark writings of old and new, 50 Business Classics presents the great entrepreneur stories, the best management thinking and the proven ideas on strategy, innovation and marketing - in one volume.
The Bees in Your Backyard: A Guide to North America's Bees by Joseph S. Wilson and Olivia J. Messinger Carril (Editors)The Bees in Your Backyard: A Guide to North America's Bees
by Joseph S. Wilson and Olivia J. Messinger Carril (Editors)

The Bees in Your Backyard provides an engaging introduction to the roughly 4,000 different bee species found in the United States and Canada, dispelling common myths about bees while offering essential tips for telling them apart in the field.

New Scientist Instant Expert: How Numbers Work by Mark ElstobNew Scientist Instant Expert: How Numbers Work
by Mark Elstob

How Numbers Work takes a tour of this mind-blowing but beautiful realm of numbers and the mathematical rules that connect them. Not only that, but take a crash course on the biggest unsolved problems that keep mathematicians up at night, find out about the strange and unexpected ways mathematics influences our everyday lives, and discover the incredible connection between numbers and reality itself.
Library of Health and Living: The Encyclopedia of Men's Health by Glenn S. Rothfeld and Deb BakerLibrary of Health and Living: The Encyclopedia of Men's Health
by Glenn S. Rothfeld and Deb Baker

An important book for people of all ages, The Encyclopedia of Men's Health, Second Edition offers a complete overview of the medical, scientific, social, and lifestyle issues that impact men's health.
What A Waste 2.0 : A Global Snapshot on Solid Waste Management to 2050 by Glenn-Marie Lange, Quentin Wodon and Kevin Carey (Editors)What A Waste 2.0 : A Global Snapshot on Solid Waste Management to 2050
by Glenn-Marie Lange, Quentin Wodon and Kevin Carey (Editors)

By 2050, the world is expected to generate 3.40 billion tonnes of waste annually, increasing drastically from today's 2.01 billion tonnes. What a Waste presents national and urban waste management data from around the world and highlights the need for urgent action. The publication provides a snapshot on how waste generation and management varies across income levels and regions, and shares good practices globally.