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.

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Linking to Library Databases on WebCampus

You can link to subject specific databases in WebCampus, to help your students search for quality journals, magazines, newspapers, books, encyclopedias, and other electronic publications.  If you wish to connect students to a specific item within a database, see Linking to Journal Articles on WebCampus.

Legal agreements require that only UNLV affiliated patrons can access library databases. Following the directions listed will ensure that your students can connect to resources from both on and off-campus.

Copy the Link of an Individual Database

  • Choose a database from the All Library Databases page
  • Right Mouse Click and choose "Copy Link Location"

 

Shorten the URL

Depending on the length of the URL, you may need to convert the link to a shorter version by using one of the free services listed below.

Add the Link to WebCampus

  1. Open the page where you would like to place your link
  2. In the Content Box, type the name of the database you are going to use (i.e. Academic Search Premier) 
  3. Highlight the database name and then click on "Insert/Edit Link"

    Add URLs to WebCampus
     
  4. In the "link path" paste in the URL for the database by either right clicking in the box and choosing "Paste" or by pressing the Control Key and the letter V at the same time

    Add URLs to WebCampus Part Two
     
  5. Click "Insert" to save the link
  6. Scroll down and select "Submit" to save the page

Information is subject to change, as vendors update their products. If you encounter problems using the methods outlined above or if you have additional questions or problems, please contact your liaison librarian for assistance.