Search the Collections
Primary search tools:
Follow these three links for access to archival holdings, cataloged books and serials, and photographic collections.
University of Texas Library Catalog ➚
There are a variety of tools and techniques for searching Ransom Center collections. Scroll down for access to more specialized databases and research guides. Please note that some of our collections remain uncataloged, cataloged only via card catalogs accessible on-site, or are described in advance of full cataloging with preliminary records only.
Ransom Center Statement on Language in Descriptive Records
Some of the Ransom Center's collections are described in specialized databases. Follow the database links below for more details.
De Niro Costumes and Personal Effects
Comedias Sueltas and Spanish Theater
Firms Out of Business (FOB)
Greenwich Village Bookshop Door
Medieval and Early Modern Manuscripts
Popular Imagery ➚ (ArtStor)
Recommended research techniques vary across Ransom Center collections or collection types. Follow the links below for advice on how best to start or focus your search strategies.
Libraries on Campus
The Ransom Center is one of many collecting institutions on campus. Follow the links below for more information about distinctive collections held at The University of Texas at Austin.
Alexander Architectural Archives
Dolph Briscoe Center for American History
H. J. Lutcher Stark Center for Physical Culture and Sports
Lyndon Baines Johnson Presidential Library and Museum
Nettie Lee Benson Latin American Collection