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.


Library Tutorials

Incorporate these tutorials into your syllabus to assist students who may need refreshing on basic library skills.

Finding Books

Learn how to find books in the library in this 10 minute demonstration.

Finding Articles

After you view each tutorial to the end, take the quiz. If you are required to hand in proof, print or email yourself the page confirming your successful completion.

Topic Narrowing Tutorial

This tutorial will help you turn a general topic into a more refined research question. ENG 102 students: At the end of the tutorial, be sure to include your email address and the email of your instructor so you can receive credit for completing the tutorial.

Course-specific Tutorials

The Libraries also builds course-specific tutorials that help students learn to effectively research within a given subject are. See the first 2 of these tutorials.



Selected by PRIMO, ALA ACRL Instruction Section's Peer Reviewed Instructional Materials Online project.