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Welcome to the HFU Library's Research Guides!

Welcome, Tigers!

The Philadelphia Campus Library and Newtown LRC are OPEN. See our hours here. 

Welcome to our Library! We are always trying to make the library a better place for students so that they are successful on their path to graduation. 

You can opt to do much of your research from off-campus. Have a question? Reach a librarian by phone, email, or chat so we can help you as soon as possible!

  • Phone: 267-341-3315
  • Email: reference@holyfamily.edu  
  • Chat: Click the Chat with a Librarian tab on the right to get started. 

Your research will begin at the library web page

  • To locate articles using our Research Databases, you'll need your Canvas login, which is your Holy Family email address and password. 
  • If you need help with your password, please contact the HelpDesk
  • For information about Citing Sources, click here. 

Can't find the book you are looking for? Navigate here for information about Interlibrary Loan Requests. 

Highlighted Guide

Racism

Library Services staff and the Diversity and Inclusion Team gathered these resources as a follow up to the campus-wide conversation "Sharing Voices In This Time of National Struggle."  Also check out the Library Display Page where we explore the intersection of art, poetry, and protest. 

FAQs

Welcome!

The Holy Family University librarians have packed these Research Guides with carefully selected resources to help you with your research. Use the "Doing Library Research" guide if you are new to Holy Family and just starting to do academic research. For subject-specific information, use the subject guides that include recommended article databases, books, and websites.

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