Research Tools

Students studying in the Mansfield Library

Use the following research tools to find the information you need. Contact the Information Center if you need further assistance.

Find Anything

Search Everything

Locate books, articles, digitized content, and more.

Find Resources for Your Subject

Research Guides

Guides to resources for various disciplines. Find general guides on citation styles, copyright, plagiarism, and more, too.

Find Articles


Locate and search electronic databases by subject discipline or alphabetically. Over 400 databases provide access to full-text articles, e-books, newspapers, book chapters, and more.


Locate a specific journal title or browse titles of electronic and print journals by subject.

Citation Search

Enter an article citation to see full-text options.

Find Books


Locate books, media, music scores, and more in the Mansfield Library collection and in the collections of affiliated libraries.

Find Digitized Materials

Digital Collections

View extensive collections of digitized materials from the Mansfield Library, including historic and contemporary photos, maps, manuscripts, documents, and more.

Find Unique Materials

Archives & Special Collections

Archives & Special Collections helps to document the history of the region through its unique and valuable manuscript and print holdings. Access historic maps, newspapers, state government documents, oral histories, manuscripts, and photos.

Additional Resources

Course Reserve Materials

Locate the items on reserve for your courses, both electronic items and those you need to check out at the library.

Request Materials

Request an item that the library does not own. The Mansfield Library will borrow it from another library for you.

Help and Assistance

For further assistance, contact the library or your subject librarian. We're here to help.