Research Help

The Reference Department is here to help you find all the research tools you need! If you need assistance, please contact us at 985-876-5861, option 2; or, you can send us an email here.

Databases

These electronic resources are only available through the library’s website, and your library card gives you an all-access pass.  Click on the links below to read newspapers and magazines, get homework help, find encyclopedias, watch videos, learn a new language, and much more.  Most databases can be accessed from anywhere you have an internet connection.

Subject Guides

Lists of recommended books, films, databases, and websites on a wide range of topics.  If you’re not sure where to begin researching a topic, our subject guides are a good place to start.

Useful Websites

The best sites we’ve found from around the web.

eBook Help

How to check out ebooks, and get them onto your e-reader.