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How to find and use library materials in various formats.

Finding and Using Library Materials

The UNR Libraries provide user access to materials both online and in various physical formats - print, CDs, DVDs, microfilm, and more. This guide provides information on borrowing policies and how to find different kinds of materials.

Circulation and Borrowing: Information on loan periods, renewal, and more

E-books: How to find and use library e-books

Maps: Find online and print maps

Multimedia: Online video and image sources, as well as CDs, DVDs, videocassettes in the Multimedia Center

Music: Find recordings and scores

News: Finding current and historical news, both online and on microfilm

Online Resources: Tips on using and troubleshooting online access

Reserves: How to find and use reserve materials (print and online) in the UNR Libraries

Special Collections & Archives: Find manuscript and archival collections, rare books, photographs, maps and more

Streaming Video: Find available videos and information about using video for classes


Need something the library doesn't have? Try Interlibrary Loan or Link+ to have materials sent to the library for you.