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Library Tour: Library Tour

Library Video Tour

What is the Library Tour?

The Library Tour is an independent activity that helps you become familiar with the Library’s space, services and resources.

Who takes the Library Video Tour?

Many Writing 1 and Writing 10 sections complete the tour and follow-up assignment as part of their course work, but the tour is available to any UC Merced student, faculty, or staff member.  The tour will take approximately 25 minutes to complete. 

The Tour URL is

Take the Tour - Option 1:

Visit the 2nd floor Library Services Desk to check out an iPad mini with the Library Tour already loaded.  Click the icon to open the Tour and follow the instructions.

Take the Tour - Option 2:

Refer to the Taking the Tour With Your Own Device tab above to use your own mobile device to take the tour. 

Take the Tour - Option 3:

If you experience challenges with technology, you can request a paper version of the Tour from the 2nd flood Library Services Desk. To complete the assignment, return to the computers in front of the Services Desk when you are finished.


For instructions on how to use the iPad minis available for checkout from the library, see the box to the right. >>>>>>>>>


Using the iPad Mini

If you choose to check out an iPad Mini to take the tour, here are a couple tips.

  • Tap the Tour icon on the iPad mini (see above).
  • If the tour does not start at the beginning, please see a Student Assistant at the Services Desk
  • Follow the instructions.

Have fun!