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Find the Resources You Need

Find Articles, Books and More

VIU Library has millions of resources in its collection: articles, books/e-books, and much more!

The main finding tool of the Library is called LibrarySearch. Click on the link below to search many of our electronic databases simultaneously. You can also find LibrarySearch on the VIU Library website.

LibrarySearch: Find articles, books and more

Enhance your Learning

This video provides a quick overview of the basic functions in LibrarySearch, the library's main finding tool for all types of information.

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Introduction to Library Search

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VIU Library is a prime space on campus for students to work and meet each other. 

You can find more information on the Library Commons in Nanaimo and other study/work areas, including how to book private study rooms, at the Study Spaces & Computer Labs page.