Research Links: List of Databases, Course Reserves

Quick Search: Articles, newspapers, books and ebooks, videos and more. Results primarily available online but may also include books available in the library or articles that can be requested for email delivery from ILLiad.
Books: Print and online books available from UNLV Libraries or by ILLiad request.
Articles: Articles from academic journals, magazines and newspapers.

Library Information: Pages on library web site, for example research guides, library policies and procedures, hours and events.

Quick Facts about UNLV Libraries


Information Resources and Collections


Service and Information Literacy Initiatives

  • 20 liaison and instruction librarians offer subject-specific reference, course related instruction sessions, and collections and scholarly communications for faculty and students
  • Faculty Institutes in which UNLV Libraries faculty partner with UNLV faculty on course design
  • Reference service through instant messaging, text, email or in-person
  • Self-services including self-check-out, online document delivery requests, online access to patron record and online fee payment
  • Electronic delivery of articles, book chapters, and complete volumes electronically to UNLV patrons' accounts, including distance education students
  • Calvert Award for Undergraduate Research recognizes undergraduate students who demonstrate sophistication and originality in research projects
  • Mason Undergraduate Peer Research Coaches Program encourages undergraduate students who exhibit financial need, are first-generation college students or are from under-represented communities to complete their degree
  • Institutional Repository captures, preserves and shares the intellectual output of UNLV faculty, staff, students and collaborations with other stakeholders.