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Guide to selected resources in engineering and computer science.
Last Updated: Dec 10, 2014 URL: Print Guide RSS UpdatesEmail Alerts

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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. The drop-in lab is located at TBE-A 207L (next door to the engineering advising center) and is open 10am‒5pm Monday through Friday. All of the tutors are current students who have an outstanding academic record and are recommended by the faculty. Tutors are available to assist students with developing a deeper understanding of course content while also helping with effective study strategies, reviewing lecture notes, and exam preparation.


Writing Assistance and Resources

The College provides a list of excellent resources for writing papers, proposals and reports: .



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

Try out these Engineering Databases during Oct - Nov

During October and November, 2014 the below two Engineering databases are available to UNLV during a library use test (also known as a trial).  Hover over each one to see a description, and please let the Libraries know what you think of each product using the feedback link/surveys.


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.

  • Upcoming Library Workshops
    Open to all campus members, these workshops are for faculty, staff, and students who would like to learn more about library tools, services, and techniques to enhance library research methods.

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. 

The Office of Sponsored Programs' webpages  ( 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: . For more information about UNLV's policy on coordination of external funding, please see the current Policy on Solicitation-Grant Coordination on this website

The Office of Sponsored Programs provides on-campus access to the GrantSearch database (

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

Course Library Resource Guides

Course-Specific Guides to Library Resources

CEE 452/652 Air Pollution Control Fundamentals Library Resources
by Sue Wainscott - Last Updated Sep 4, 2014
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EGG 101 Section CS
by Greg Carr, Sue Wainscott - Last Updated Oct 27, 2014
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EGG 101 Section ECE
by Greg Carr, Sue Wainscott - Last Updated Oct 27, 2014
25 views this year
EGG 101 Sections 1001 & 1005
by Greg Carr, Sue Wainscott - Last Updated Oct 27, 2014
569 views this year
Mechanical Engineering Capstone 497 498
by Patrick Griffis, Sue Wainscott - Last Updated Sep 8, 2014
Course related library resources for ME 497/498
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