Collections
  • Books/Monographs and all print volumes
    The Earl K. Long Library has over 960,000 print volumes on its shelves including books, periodicals,
    and federal documents. The Library adds on average approximately 3,600 new volumes each year.
  • Curriculum based CDs/DVDs
    The Library has a large collection of curriculum related music CDs (over 2,800) and movie DVDs
    (over 900) available for checkout.
  • E-Journals
    The Earl K. Long Library maintains over 12,000 current periodical subscriptions, many of which are available
    as electronic journals.

  • Federal and State Documents
    The library is a 90% selective depository for federal government information and is one of eight complete depositories for Louisiana state documents.
  • The Library has a flickr account for photos and library displays.
  • Japanese Culture Book Collection
    In 2009, the Nippon Foundation, Tokyo selected the University of New Orleans Earl K. Long Library
    as a recipient of their "100 Books for Understanding Contemporary Japan" donation program. Connie Phelps, Librarian and Chair, Services Department, wrote the successful application.  The books, in English, were selected by experts with extensive knowledge of Japan and provide a basic introduction
    to contemporary Japan. Earl K. Long Library has gratefully received this collection, which will be used
    by students and faculty, especially those in the UNO-Japan summer study program.

  • Louisiana and Special Collections
    The holdings of the Louisiana and Special Collections Department encompass more than 300
    manuscript collections and also include an extensive selection of publications and other materials focused on Louisiana.

  • Microform Research Collections
    Newspaper and journal backfiles are included among our microform collections, which contain a wide variety
    of materials in the microfilm, microfiche, and microprint formats.

  • Multimedia Collections
    The Multimedia Collection is the portion of the Library that deals with audio-visual formats,
    microforms, and the equipment necessary to use these materials. Some materials are available at
    the Circulation Desk on the Library's first floor. Other formats remain secured in room 320 and
    are available only with the help of staff members. Still others, primarily the microforms, are
    open for self-service.
  • ScholarWorks@UNO
    The Earl K. Long Library with campus participation has created ScholarWorks@UNO an
    "institutional repository," offering researchers free access to scholarly works created by the
    faculty members and students of the University of New Orleans.

  • Student Government DVD Collection
    A growing collection of popular DVDs are available for checkout, and students are welcome to
    submit additional purchase requests. This collection is sponsored by the UNO Student
    Government.