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.

Your Library Account Access

Your library account can be accessed by going HERE and then clicking on the "Guest" option in the far, right hand corner.  Click one more time to activate "Sign In" option

  • If you are affiliated with UNLV (student, faculty, staff) and have an active ACE account, login with your ACE account username and password.
  • If you are a public users (P12 teacher, public borrower, etc.) WITHOUT an ACE account,
  • Please make sure you have an active library barcode and password from the Lied Library Circulation Desk or at a branch library service desk. 


  • Online renewal
  • View current checkouts and requests
  • View fines, fees or blocks
  • COMING SOON - Pay fines & fees


  • UNLV students, faculty and staff:  Please use your ACE account and password to login to library computers.  For help with your ACE account, please contact campus OIT help desk at 702-895-0777.
  • Other active, other NSHE affiliated Users (NSC, CSN, UNR):  You will need to go to the Office of Information Technology (OIT) to pay a  semester based, student technology fee and receive a specialized username and password.  This may need to be renewed each semester.   It will allow you not only to login to the Libraries' computers, but to use the campus computer labs as well.  For OIT help locations, please click here
  • UNLV Paid Alumni (graduated from UNLV):  Please contact the Lied Circulation Desk for the creation of an internal computer use account.  These may take 24 - 72 hours (if over a holiday or weekend).  We are currently exploring additional options for this group.
  • Public Users:  Specialized computer workstations that allow access to the libraries online materials and search tools are available.  Please ask at Service Desks for location and support.UNLV students, faculty and staff should use their ACE account and password to login to library computers.  For help with your ACE account, please contact campus OIT help desk at 702-895-0777.


  • For ACE Accounts:  please go to or contact the OIT help desk at 702-895-0777
  • For Barcode/Password Accounts:   please contact the Lied Library Circulation Desk for assistance at 702-895-2111



You can set up any username and password your prefer. For ease of use, consider using the same information as your other library accounts.



These resources are not part of University Libraries and we cannot assist you with your password for these services. Contact the Student Computer Help Desk, 895-0777, if you need further assistance.