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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 electronic 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 May:

Encyclopedia of World Religions: Encyclopedia of Buddhism by Edward A. IronsEncyclopedia of World Religions: Encyclopedia of Buddhism
by Edward A. Irons

Encyclopedia of Buddhism provides easy access to the terms, concepts, personalities, historical events, institutions, and movements that helped shape the history of Buddhism and the way it is practiced today.

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Encyclopedia of World Religions: Encyclopedia of Catholicism by Frank K. FlinnEncyclopedia of World Religions: Encyclopedia of Catholicism
by Frank K. Flinn

Encyclopedia of Catholicism covers the key people, movements, institutions, practices, and doctrines of Roman Catholicism from its earliest origins. Focusing on the living faith and its historical and social background, this volume provides academic and college students with the tools to help them understand this multifaceted religion.

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Encyclopedia of World Religions: Encyclopedia of Islam by Juan E. CampoEncyclopedia of World Religions: Encyclopedia of Islam
by Juan E. Campo

In about 550 A-to-Z entries, Encyclopedia of Islam explores the terms, concepts, personalities, historical events, and institutions that helped shape the history of this religion and the way it is practiced today. An informative introduction provides readers with an overview of Islam, and a chronology, a detailed bibliography complete the work.

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Encyclopedia of World Religions: Encyclopedia of Judaism by Sara E. Karesh and Mitchell M. HurvitzEncyclopedia of World Religions: Encyclopedia of Judaism
by Sara E. Karesh and Mitchell M. Hurvitz

Encyclopedia of Judaism, Second Edition explores a religion with a 2,000-year recorded history that has been a part of the culture of almost every country around the globe. Encapsulating Jewish language, laws, literature, arts, theology, ritual, land, culture, and personalities, this authoritative volume offers readers access to Judaism from both a historical and contemporary perspective.

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Science Encyclopedia: Encyclopedia of Chemistry by Don Rittner and Ronald A. BaileyScience Encyclopedia: Encyclopedia of Chemistry
by Don Rittner and Ronald A. Bailey

Encyclopedia of Chemistry, Revised Edition is the definitive reference to this vast subject area. Hundreds of chemistry-related entries, thought-provoking essays, leading discoveries, and biographies of notable chemists throughout history provide academic and early college students with the most complete information available.

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Science Encyclopedia: Encyclopedia of Marine Science by C. Reid Nichols and Robert G. WilliamsScience Encyclopedia: Encyclopedia of Marine Science
by C. Reid Nichols and Robert G. Williams

Encyclopedia of Marine Science, Revised Edition explores the principal areas and issues of this core discipline in hundreds of entries, essays, photographs, and line illustrations. This comprehensive encyclopedia brings together information on marine science from its component and affiliate sciences, along with information on technology, commerce, business, society, history, and more.

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Science Encyclopedia: Encyclopedia of Space and Astronomy by Joseph A. AngeloScience Encyclopedia: Encyclopedia of Space and Astronomy
by Joseph A. Angelo

Encyclopedia of Space and Astronomy, Revised Edition, offers a complete, up-to-date presentation of the main concepts, terms, facilities, and people in astronomy. The encyclopedia pays special attention to space-based astronomy and space exploration. Broad coverage includes terms such as astrophysics, planetary engineering, and cosmology, as well as both American and international astronomy and space technology.

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Latin American History and Culture: Encyclopedia of Modern Latin America (1900 to the Present) by Thomas M. LeonardLatin American History and Culture: Encyclopedia of Modern Latin America (1900 to the Present)
by Thomas M. Leonard

Encyclopedia of Modern Latin America (1900 to the Present) covers the history and culture of Central America, South America, and the Caribbean, focusing on Latin America as it asserts itself in international politics, experiences the effects of globalization, and becomes an influential area worldwide, from the 20th century through the present day.

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