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Harrison Libraries COVID-19 Response: Home

This guide is no longer being updated. Please see the main Harrison Libraries webpage for information and online research.

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Most staff are working onsite and are available to help you in person or by email, phone, Live Chat, or video meeting (Zoom or WebEx). 

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Allen Library Guide

Looking for performing arts resources? See the Allen Library COVID-19 Response Guide for dance, music, and theatre e-books, journal articles, streaming audio and video, music scores, and more.

We have extended due dates and waived fines for most materials borrowed during the Spring and Fall 2020 semesters. Log into your account to see your checkouts and due dates, or to renew materials.

If you no longer need your items, please return them in person at the library, or contact us to discuss other options if you are unable to visit campus.

About the Resources

Resources listed in this guide include some that are always available through the Libraries and some that are always free on the web, as well as some that vendors and publishers have temporarily made available due to COVID-19.

Top Library Resources

Library Catalog—Search for materials owned by the UH Libraries, including our e-books. Find more e-books through the links in the Books page of this guide.

Database Locator—See all library databases, search for a specific one, or browse by subject.

eJournal Locator—Find our journal titles available online. University login required.

WorldCat—Search for materials owned by other libraries. University login required.question mark icon

ILLiad—Request articles via Interlibrary Loan.

Subject-Specific Resources

This guide only covers multi-disciplinary resources. If you're looking for resources on a particular topic...

Using This Guide

This guide is organized by resource format and availability. Use the tabs at the top of the guide to navigate, or use the links below:


E-Books available through the Libraries
Open web e-books

Citation guides

Encyclopedias & Reference Resources

Resources available through the Libraries
Open web resources

Journal Articles

Articles available through the Libraries
Open web articles

Off-Campus Access

decorative imageThe Libraries pay for University faculty, staff, and students to access electronic resources that are not available free online. You may find some of these resources when searching Google, but full access is only available through links on library webpages.

How to Connect

When you click a link to a library resource, you will be prompted to enter your University email username (without "") and password.

Having trouble logging in?

1. If your email password does not work, try your University ID number as a password instead.

2. Verify your University email username and password by logging in at If you cannot log in to your email, contact the ITS helpdesk.

3. Disable your pop-up blocker or allow our site to create new windows.

If your problem is not resolved after following the above steps, contact Ben Ide (

University COVID-19 Information

University of Hartford COVID-19 Updates—The most recent updates from the university about classes, campus access, health recommendations, and more.

FCLD (Faculty Center for Learning and Development)—Information for instructors about online learning resources.

Technology—University tech resources and tips for online learning.

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