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Welcome to the University of Massachusetts Global Library!

Here you will find the resources you need for your research projects as well as the help you need to use library resources efficiently, effectively, and ethically.



Start Your Research with Global Search

The library's Global Search tool allows you to search many of our databases all at once. Start here if you’re new to the research process or if your research topic spans more than one subject area.

Learn how to use Global Search.

Upcoming Workshops:
APA 7 Formatting Basics (July 16)
How to Prepare an Annotated Bibliography (July 18)
How to Incorporate Sources in a Research Paper (July 23)

Click on the links to register for the sessions. Questions? Ask A Librarian

Are you a new library user? Check out our Library 101 curriculum, designed for students who are new to academic research or need to refresh their skills. Questions? Contact a librarian. 

Need help getting started with your research topic? Explore the Research Starters database where you can access articles created to help you jumpstart your research. Questions? Ask A Librarian or schedule a research appointment.    

Make an appointment with a librarian! For personalized assistance with your research project or help with any library resource, use our appointment scheduler to find a time that’s convenient for you or email a librarian if you need to meet outside of the listed times.  
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Ask A Librarian

Browse FAQs, email a question, or schedule an appointment.

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Scholarly Resources

Search subject-specific databases, look for a specific journal, borrow materials from other libraries, and more!

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Doctoral Support

If you are in one of our doctoral programs, use this curated set of resources for help with your dissertation.

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Library Workshops

Sign up for a library workshop to learn critical research skills and earn a badge!

Need Help?

If you can't find something you need, send us an email and we will get back to you in 24-48 hours.
Please submit your question from a UMass Global email address.

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Note: We are a fully virtual library and do not have a physical location. Below is our address for administrative purposes:
UMass Global Administration
65 Enterprise, Suite 150
Aliso Viejo, CA 92656