When people hear the word "library" they think -- buildings and books. Sure, we have a lot of books (over 8 million of them) but we have lots more for your research and interests on our website from online journals, magazines and newspapers to steaming documentaries and more. Below is a sample. Contact us if you don't see something you are expecting, needing, or hoping to see. Remember Gold Book also has lots of additional campus resources. Try to Gopher Library Adventure choose your own adventure ebook to find out more.
Enter your due dates to get the steps of the research and writing process of your project.
Citation managers are software that keeps track of your citations, and formats them for your papers and bibliographies.
Coffee shops (closed)
Fuel up while you study at one of the coffee shops housed in both Walter and Wilson.
Log in and find assigned materials for your class.
Tips and tricks to help with time management, stress, notetaking, and more.
Full text articles
Tip: if you don’t see a link to the PDF, click “Find it.”
Request materials not owned by the Libraries from other libraries for free.
Reserve a study or working space for you.
A listing of the best databases for your course. You can also browse by title (link to a-z) or subject (link to subject guides).
Log in with your U of M internet ID and password or use the proxy bookmarklet.
Pet away worry and stress with registered therapy animals.
Student help finding information sources. Online 30-minute appointments.
Free online academic tutoring for undergraduates, by drop-in or appointment.
Study at the Libraries
Walter, Health Sciences, and Wilson are open before and during finals.
Specialists that help find resources and references for your courses & projects by area of study.
See if your textbooks are online or available to be checked out from the Libraries.
A series of workshops designed to help undergraduate students become comfortable with the research skills and tools.
Your U Card is your library card. Check out books, DVDs, and other materials for free.
Print your paper from your laptop using wireless printing, available in most libraries.