Community User Resources & Services

Libraries Resources & Services Available to New and Returning Community Users

Request & Pick up Library Materials

Once you’ve opened a UNL Libraries account, items in our catalog can be requested for pickup through the ‘Delivery’ option. Once the requested items are available, you will receive an email letting you know the items are ready for pick up.

screenshot of book record in the catalog highlighting the delivery option

Search and Request Materials from our Catalog

See also, community user fees associated with requesting Interlibrary Loan (ILL) items.

Visit Archives & Special Collections

Contact Archives & Special Collections to schedule an appointment to visit their reading room.

Schedule a Visit

Contact a Librarian

Schedule a time to discuss your research needs with a librarian. A librarian can help with strategies and resources for conducting research online. Librarian consultations are available through email, phone, or Zoom.

Schedule a Librarian Consultation

Open Access Resources for Community Users

The following page includes a list of scholarly and non-scholarly online resources available to all users.

Find Open Access Resources