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International Students and Scholars - A Guide to the Library

This guide includes general information for important library resources, services, and locations. For in-depth academic research, see the subject guide for your discipline (e.g., anthropology, history, etc.), available at

Teaching and Learning Librarian

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Mark Lenker
4505 South Maryland Pkwy.
Box 457001
Las Vegas, Nevada

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Call:  702-895-2111

Text: 702-945-0822

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Our libraries

This guide gives advice and instructions for using our online resources and for using Lied Library, UNLV's largest library.  Use the tabs on the left to get to this information.  We also have several smaller, specialized libraries and research centers that are worth checking out:

  • Architecture Studies Library (ASL) -- collects resources on the professional field of architecture, building and construction, urban planning, landscape architecture, interior design, and more.
  • Teacher Development and Resources Library (TDRL) -- collects resources for teacher education, as well as an extensive collection of literature for children and young adults.
  • Music Library -- collects research sources, scores, and recordings to support learning about music.
  • School of Medicine Library -- serves all faculty, staff, students and researchers in UNLV’s health sciences programs – Allied Health Sciences, Community Health Sciences, Dental Medicine, Medicine, and Nursing, as well as other programs that are in clinical or biomedical areas.
  • Center for Gaming Research -- Located within Lied Library, the Center for Gaming Research is a world-class hub for the scholarly analysis of gambling and gaming issues.

When is the library open?

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If you have any questions, contact the Circulation Desk at 702-895-2111.

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