For the safety of our UL Lafayette community, Dupré Library remains CLOSED. Access to online resources, virtual research assistance and curbside delivery services are available. See our COVID-19 Library FAQ for current services. Dupré Library will REOPEN for the Fall semester on August 17, 2020. See our Fall 2020 Services.

Resources for French & Francophone Studies

Library resources available to students of French or Francophone Studies.

Special Collections

All of its resources are available for conducting research, primarily on topics related to Louisiana and the Acadiana region specifically. The Dupré Library Special Collections includes:

UL Lafayette Special Collections

Center for Louisiana Studies

Other Libraries & Digital Collections

Digital libraries and archives


Biographical Databases

Reference Materials Online