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.

Catalog: Books (including ebooks) and other items in UNLV Libraries. Does not search journal articles.

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

Other Media Services

Streaming Video

The Libraries license a number of streaming video collections that together provide access to thousands of educational videos, documentaries and feature films. See the guide to Online Movies & Streaming Video for more information on the collections, how to search the catalog for videos, and more. If we don't already license it or own it, instructors can fill out a form to request streaming licenses and/or DVD copies of titles for use in courses.

Individual/Group Viewing in the Media Preview Rooms

  • Individual

    Located next to the Media Resources desk are 15 media viewing stations for individual use. The viewing stations are equipped with either 13" or 20" monitors, and headphone jacks.

  • Group

    Media Resources has a number of preview rooms available for group viewing. These rooms can be used by faculty and/or students to preview media materials. Available are three small rooms that seat 4 to 6 and one large preview room which seats 25. Rooms can be reserved by faculty in advance. Walk-in use will be accommodated when possible. To reserve a room for group viewing please call 895-2122.

Scantron Grading Machine

For faculty and GA/RA/TA use, we have two scantron grading machine available in room 1221. Please visit the Media Resources desk for instruction and assistance in using it.

LCD Projector (with laptop) Checkout

  • Offered only to UNLV students, faculty, and staff.
  • In-house use only.
  • Maximum laptop checkout of four hours.
  • LCD projectors available for group project use.

For more information, see our Laptop Checkout FAQ, or visit the Media Resources service desk for the full policy.