Generally, by limiting your search to Scholarly/Peer-Reviewed sources, you will be able to find what is required for your Capstone paper. However, on occasion (such as when you're searching Google Scholar), you might not be certain if the article is peer reviewed. Go to the Ulrichs database (listed below) to find out if the article is peer-reviewed.
The Interlibrary Loan department is here to help UNLV students, staff, and faculty access information that is not available from the UNLV Libraries. We are able to obtain most books, articles, conference papers, government publications, and dissertations through our network of lending libraries.
In order to register for and use our ILLiad Document Delivery system, you must have an active library account with no fines on it.
DDS Requests can be made 24 hours a day using the ILLiad Document Delivery system. Please check the Library Catalog (for book and journal titles) and the UNLV Print and Online Journal Subscriptions (for journal titles) before making requests for materials we do not own.
Use the links below to access our services:
Log on (or create) an ILIAD account: https://unlv.illiad.oclc.org/illiad/logon.html
Let's say you discover a great article through an author's bibliography. How do you find out if UNLV has access to it? Below are the steps to locate a journal article with a citation.
Title: Preventing Teen Pregnancy & Academic Failure: Experimental Evaluation of a Developmentally Based Approach
Author: Joseph P. Allen, et al
Child Development Vol. 68(4) Aug. 1997 pp. 729-42
To find out if we have access to this citation, go to the A to Z list of journals link, then type in the name of the journal: Child Development
Then, you will be able to see which databases carry the 1997 edition:
|from 1930 to 1963 in Elektronische Zeitschriftenbibliothek - Frei zugängliche E-Journals The Library is providing access to this free site as a courtesy, and cannot guarantee full-text access is available in all instances.|
|from 1930 to 1963 in Jan Szczepanski's Lists of OA-Journals. Historic Titles|
|from 03/01/1930 to 1 year ago in Academic Search Premier|
|from 03/01/1930 to 1 year ago in Professional Development Collection|
|from 03/01/1930 to 1 year ago in SocINDEX with Full Text|
|from 03/01/1930 to 11/30/2009 in JSTOR Arts & Sciences IV|
|from 1997 to present in Wiley-Blackwell Journals (Frontfile Content)|
|from 02/01/1998 to 03/31/2015 in EBSCOhost EJS|
What is RefWorks?
RefWorks is a web-based bibliographic software package that enables you to:
Click on the UNLV Find Text link to see if the library subscribes to the publication.