This is a list of essential online library services and resources to help with classes and research during COVID-19.

Find sources for research papers and projects

Libraries search

Use the Libraries search on our homepage to access millions of online journals, magazines, newspapers, e-books, streaming videos and more for your remote research.

Access articles online

Browse or search our article databases A-Z list, or use the Libraries search from the homepage.

Full-text journal articles

Follow the guide for getting full-text journal articles to learn how to download articles found in the Libraries search. Send us an email for more help.

Tip: If you use Google Scholar, be sure you connect to the full text of articles from U Libraries.

Suggest a purchase

Tell us if we don't have something you need for your research, so we can try and add it to our collections.

Library research guides

Find the best resoures for your research based on topics, subjects or your specific courses, created by library experts.

Find sources by type

Get specific types of sources, or materials in a certain format, with guides to find by types (like primary sources or archival sources).

Get print materials

Use "Get It" from the Libraries search for pickup or delivery of items from our print collection and Digital Delivery to request a scan of a chapter or article.

Textbooks and readings

Check our list of textbooks, required readings, and other options for getting your course materials online. The Libraries are not currently offering print reserves.

Videos and tutorials

Explore videos and tutorials to help you start and plan your research, find and cite your sources, and pull it all together for your paper or project.

Get help


Ask questions about research 24/7. Real people, no bots. All day and night, with help from librarians everywhere.

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Peer Research Consultants

Get help on your research project from a Peer Research Consultant, student library tutors that help with your research.

Make an appointment

Subject librarians

Find resources and references for your courses and projects from subject librarians that specialize in your topic or area of study.

Set up a consultation

Media help

Get help with video projects, facilitate group projects over Zoom, get feedback on your storyboard, or learn how to edit video.

Find a media specialist

Peer tutors

View tutors' schedules for online appointments to get free academic tutoring for undergraduates.

Meet with a tutor

Tips for staying on track

Review these tips for online learning, or visit Effective U for ways to take better notes, improve concentration and memory, manage your time, and more.

University resources