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Information for Graduate Students: Research Support

Supporting Research


  • Primarily electronic and accessible off-campus through the VPN
  • Part of the world's largest academic library collection -- UC Libraries
  • Selected based on faculty research and majors offered

Find eJournals - at UC Merced

Search Melvyl - Library Catalog

Find Databases by Subject

Interlibrary Loan (ILL):

  • Fast and easy delivery, most items arrive in 3-5 business days
  • Use UC-eLinks in databases or online forms to submit requests
  • Track items requested and currently checked out in your ILL Request account.

UC-eLinks Citation Linker forms

My ILL Request

Research Consultation:

  • Meet with a librarian to discuss your research needs and available resources.

Meet with a librarian to discuss your research needs including finding information and managing your data.

Schedule a Research Consultation

Data Management Planning:

  • Guidance for meeting NSF and other granting agencies requirements for data management
  • Discuss how to find and manage your data with a librarian

Data Management Planning Guide

Citation Management

  • Use RefWorks to manage your citations.  It includes the ability to create bibliographies, in-text citations, and shareable lists.


RefWorks Login

RefWorks Tutorials

Citation Management Tools