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.

Computer Workstations: Hardware and Software

Lied Library has 278 computers available for UNLV students, faculty, and staff. There are computers and printers on all five floors of the building. Workstations with scanners are located on the first floor. Research Only computers are also available for members of the public who want access to UNLV resources and databases.

Multimedia workstations (including Macs) with additional hardware and software are available in the Media Lab.

PC Hardware


  • Dell OptiPlex 9030
  • i7-4790S Quad Core Processor
  • 8GB memory
  • 256GB Solid State Drive

Desktop and Mini-Tower

  • Dell OptiPlex 7020 
  • i7-4790 Quad Core Processor
  • 8GB Memory
  • 256GB Solid State Drive

External DVD drive and Media Card Reader available for checkout from the Media Resources Desk


  • Dell Latitude E5550 laptops​
  • i7-5600 CPU
  • 8GB memory
  • 256GB Solid State Drive

Available for checkout from the Circulation Desk

PC Software

  • Microsoft Windows 10
  • Microsoft Office 2016
    • Access
    • Excel
    • PowerPoint
    • Publisher
    • Word
  • Microsoft Edge
  • Internet Explorer 11.0
  • Mozilla Firefox 31.0
  • Google Chrome 36.0
  • Adobe Creative Cloud (on select computers only)
    • Acrobat X Pro
    • Dreamweaver
    • Fireworks
    • Flash
    • Illustrator
    • Photoshop
  • Quicktime
  • iTunes
  • SPSS 23
  • VLC Media Player