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Engineering / Computer Science

Guide to selected resources in engineering and computer science.

Welcome

Welcome to the Engineering and Computer Science Guide. Find out what resources the UNLV Library has available to help you with your research needs.

Engineering Tutoring Center

The Academic Success Center (ASC) in cooperation with the College of Engineering (COE) offers FREE tutoring for a variety of UNLV engineering courses throughout the school year, in TBE-A.  Click the links below for information about hours, room location, and tutoring services offered.  Remember - tutoring is for ANYONE who wishes to improve!

Writing Assistance and Resources

Students have access to the UNLV Writing Center  http://writingcenter.unlv.edu/ to get advice and training.  The center is not a copy-editing service, but an excellent service to help each student improve their writing for coursework and career. 

The College also provides a list of excellent resources for Engineering researchers writing papers, proposals and reports:  http://www.unlv.edu/engineering/resources .

Additional Writing Resources

College of Engineering

Howard R. Hughes College of Engineering

The Howard R. Hughes College of Engineering is located in
 
Thomas T. Beam Engineering Complex, Buildings A and B
Box 454005
4505 S. Maryland Parkway
Las Vegas, NV 89154-4005

(702) 895-3699

Workshops offered by the University Libraries

The University Libraries offer a wide variety of workshops throughout the year to assist you.  Topics range from RefWorks - a citation management tool, to Oral History Methods, to Literature Review Techniques.  Click on the link below to view and register for upcoming events.

Find Funding Sources

Are you searching for grants, fellowships or other sources of funding for your education or research activities?  UNLV has several resources that you may find useful.

The University Libraries have a subject guide devoted to resources to help you find and apply for external funding sources.   

http://guides.library.unlv.edu/grants 

The Office of Sponsored Programs' webpages  (http://www.unlv.edu/research/osp-locating-funding-opportunities) contain many helpful tools and reminders related to seeking external (non-UNLV) funds.

If you are seeking funding from external foundation funds, please remember to coordinate in advance with the UNLV Foundation:  http://www.unlv.edu/foundation/contact . For more information about UNLV's policy on coordination of external funding, please see the current Policy on Solicitation-Grant Coordination on this website http://www.unlv.edu/foundation/forms-resources#unlv

The Office of Sponsored Programs provides on-campus access to the GrantSearch database (http://www.aascu.org/grc/gs/)

The Libraries also provide three additional databases to seek grants and other funding opportunities

Course Library Resource Guides

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