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Welcome to the Special Collections & Archives Research Guides home page!

This page will provide you with general information about using the unique materials in Special Collections. 

If you don't find what you are looking for here, visit the Special Collections web site.


Subject Librarians

Architecture & Planning: Vince Lee

Carey C. Shuart Women's Archive and Research Collection: Vince Lee

Contemporary Literature: Julie Grob

Hispanic Collections: Lisa Cruces

Houston & Texas History: Vince Lee

Houston Hip Hop: Julie Grob

Houston History Archives: Terry Tomkins-Walsh

Mehra Collection: Mary Manning

Performing Arts: Pat Bozeman

Rare Books: Pat Bozeman

University Archives: Mary Manning

USS Houston & Military History: Valerie Prilop


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Athletics Library Guide
by Kerry Creelman - Last Updated Jun 8, 2015
Resources for student athletes and the busy UH student.
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Avoiding Plagiarism
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Not sure what constitute plagiarism and how to avoid it? This guide provides tips, examples and exercises.
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Citation Styles
by Kerry Creelman - Last Updated Dec 17, 2014
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Information resources on handling copyright issues for faculty, students, and librarians.
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EndNote Web
by Christina Gola - Last Updated Dec 17, 2014
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LaTeX Guide
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Information to help you get started with LaTeX.
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Resources and assistance for preparing and delivering high-quality, effective presentations.
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Special Collections Research Guides

Use Research Guides to find help with subject-specific research, class assignmetns, writing and presentation, and other aspects of the research process.

HIST 3333 Chicano History Since 1910
by Lisa Cruces - Last Updated Sep 1, 2015
This guide supports the research covered in the HIST 3333, Chicano History Since 1910. Resources focus on the history of ethnic Mexican Community within the context of United States history.
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Manuscript Books
by Julie Grob - Last Updated Aug 18, 2014
A guide to original manuscripts in the UH Libraries' Medieval and Renaissance Manuscripts Collection, plus resources for learning more about manuscripts.
92 views this year
Printed Books 1450-Present
by Julie Grob - Last Updated Aug 18, 2014
A guide to printed books in the UH Libraries' Special Collections, plus resources for learning more about printing history.
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