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.

News Center

Forget laptops and scientific calculators. Starting this fall, UNLV students and faculty in any discipline will now have unprecedented access to 3D-printers, laser cutters, and podcasting... more

New and returning UNLV transfer students are invited to join the University Libraries for a Transfer Student Mixer on Wednesday, August 28 from 1:30-4:30 p.m. in the Goldfield Room at Lied Library... more

Looking for a documentary on Dark Money to support your political science research? Need a good independent film like Lady Bird to watch during the weekend? Or do you want to see the... more

🕒 October 17, 2019

Join the UNLV University Libraries for "Taking the Lead: A Live Oral History With Former UNLV President Don Snyder" on Tuesday, November 5 from 5:30-7 p.m. in the Goldfield Room at Lied Library.

The original Las Vegas Land & Water Co., located on North 2nd near Fremont Street (PH-00002). From the Squires Family Photographs Collection.

🕒 October 16, 2019

The Digital Collections department in UNLV University Libraries Special Collections & Archives has completed work on a grant-funded project to digitize documents related to water resources from the Union Pacific Railroad Collection. The project, funded by a grant from the Library Services and Technology Act administered by the Nevada State Library and Archives, resulted in the digitization of 55,000 pages of records.

🕒 October 15, 2019

UNLV researchers, students, and instructors are invited to participate in a conversation, "Money, Power, and Publishing," on Wednesday, Oct. 23 from 1-2 p.m. in the Amargosa Room at Lied Library. The event will raise awareness of how academic work circulates online and the steps we can take to ensure our own work is accessible for everyday people around the globe.

🕒 October 3, 2019

Beginning in October, the UNLV University Libraries will launch Rebel Hours @ Lied Library, a pilot program to provide UNLV and NSHE students with more-secure access to Lied Library during late-night hours. This experimental program has been designed to provide a safe and secure environment for UNLV and other NSHE students studying and working on class and research projects during the late evening hours on the busiest days of the fall semester – Sunday through Thursday evenings from 9 p.m. to Midnight.

🕒 September 27, 2019

Join the UNLV University Libraries for "Decolonizing Wikipedia: An edit-a-thon to Strengthen the Representation of Indigenous People and Communities" on Wednesday, November 6 from 1:30-4:30 p.m. in the Amargosa Room at Lied Library.

🕒 September 17, 2019

Join the Greenspun College of Urban Affairs and the University Libraries for "Contando historias del sur de Nevada: A UNLV Research Week and Hispanic Heritage Month Event," on Monday, Oct. 14 from 1-3 p.m. in the Greenspun Hall Auditorium.

🕒 September 17, 2019

Join us for a heartfelt look at Healing Las Vegas, a book about The Las Vegas Community Healing Garden on Saturday, September 28, from 10 a.m. to noon at the Henderson Barnes & Noble, 567 North Stephanie, Henderson, NV, 89014.

Graphic Novels at UNLV images
🕒 September 13, 2019

Join the University Libraries for "Graphic Novels at UNLV: An Exploration of Their Relevancy and Your Freedom to Read" on Wednesday, September 25 from 4-5:30 p.m. in the Goldfield Room at Lied Library. Graphic novels are among the most challenged books in schools and libraries. Defend your freedom to read by joining us for a Banned Books Week conversation about the use and value of graphic novels at UNLV.

Jane Eyre
🕒 September 6, 2019

Join Beverly Rogers and the UNLV Libraries for "Victorian Connections and the Evolution of a Book Collector" on Thursday, Oct. 3 from 5-7 p.m. in the Goldfield Room at Lied Library.

🕒 August 20, 2019

The UNLV Writing Center will offer students drop-in consultation hours from 5-8 p.m. on Tuesdays and Thursday in at Amargosa Room in Lied Library during the 2019-2020 academic year. 

UNLV students can stop by to receive help from a Writing Center consultant.

Writing Center consultants can help you:

  • Brainstorm
  • Make an outline
  • Work on your drafts

For more information about Writing Center services, visit their website at