Search for articles, books, and more at the UNLV Libraries and beyond using Quick Search.
The default search results will include books, online journal articles, newspaper articles, streaming video and more. Filters on the results page let you select materials by format, subject, date, or language, or you can opt to see only articles from peer-reviewed journals.
Log in with your ACE account to see results from more databases, to save and organize your items and searches, and to access your library account.
Learn more in the Quick Search Guide.
There are many ways to access the UNLV Libraries resources from off campus. Select the specific type of resource from the tabs to learn more. You may also watch the Getting Started video tutorial for a basic overview of the main resources for information and help on the library website.
Get 24/7 access to the UNLV Libraries electronic book, or eBook, collection through Quick Search. Look for a link that reads "online access" or "full text available" to access the book online. You can also refine your results to "Books" and "full text online" to only view eBooks in your search results.
Interlibrary Loan, often shortened to ILL, is a service that allows UNLV students, staff, and faculty to borrow from other libraries if items are not available at UNLV Libraries. The UNLV Libraries can also provide print materials owned by the Libraries to Online Education students. More information is available in the Interlibrary Loan Guide on the Online Students tab.
Watch the Finding Books video tutorial to learn more about searching and accessing books at the UNLV Libraries.
The UNLV Libraries provides 24/7 access to more than 500 library databases. These databases contain scholarly articles, newspapers, magazines, and more. Articles can be found in Quick Search and by searching directly within a database (all library databases). To learn more about finding articles, watch the Finding Articles video tutorial.
Beyond books and articles, UNLV Libraries provides access to many unique collections including videos, images, audio, and more. Learn more about all UNLV Libraries collections, including digital collections found in the Special Collections and Archives Portal.