Library Virtual Support and Resources

Library Status and Current Updates


Library Building Hours:

The Mathewson-IGT Knowledge Center, the DeLaMare Science & Engineering Library and the Savitt Medical Library are open for limited services, 8AM-5PM, starting Monday July 6th. Research Help and Instructional Design will continue to be available to assist you via Research Help. Check the website (or call) for availability of services and resources.

Phase 2 Libraries Opening Page

    Please check our hours before coming to campus.

    Students unable to register for  classes due to a MyNevada hold applied to their account by the library can get the hold temporarily lifted by emailing Molly Mott in Access Services, mott@unr.edu. Holds will be lifted on individual accounts through Friday, August 14, 2020. Please allow one business day for confirmation.

    Can’t Come to Campus?

    Research doesn’t have to stop! When prompted, log in with your NetID to access library resources.

    Online Resources

    Search over 400 research databases, thousands of online journals, or use OneSearch to find online content like scholarly articles, ebooks and streaming video:

    Databases A-Z List

    Journals A-Z List

    Search using OneSearch

    Digital Archive

    Software and Support

    Learn more about virtual instruction in WebCampus and Zoom via the Teaching and Learning Technologies online instruction page. Use the links below to learn about available DataWorks software that you can use via remote desktop:

    Learn about online instruction

    View our page on available software

    Log In to Remote Desktop

    Need to Return a Book?

    Book drops, checked several times a week, are available for your convenience at the following locations:

    • Book drops inside the Knowledge Center breezeway and at the Access Services Desk
    • Drive-up book drop on the roundabout south of the Knowledge Center by the National Judicial College
    • Walk-up book drop on the north side of the Knowledge Center on the plaza between the KC and the Joe Crowley Student Union
    • Walk-up book drop (checked weekly) in the breezeway outside the Fleischmann Agriculture Building (1st floor)
    • Walk-up book drop just outside the Savitt Medical Library

    We are quarantining all books upon return. Please allow at least three days for items to be checked-in and removed from your library account.

    Federal Depository Library Materials Announcement

    Some government documents are on restricted floors, but patrons can still check them out using the same process described on our Phase 2 page under Checking Out Books.

    Government document-related questions should be directed to Teresa Schultz at teresas@unr.edu. You can also visit our government documents help guide.

    Still Need Help? Contact Us!

    • Set up a research consultation with a librarian via Zoom, phone, or email. Click on the librarian name to find their contact information:

    Find a Librarian