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UMass Amherst Libraries

University Without Walls

This guide introduces UWW students to research skills.

University Without Walls

Welcome to the Research Portal for the University Without Walls Program
Here you will find out how to find resources relevant to projects assigned to you in UWW.  As UWW is an interdisciplinary program, this guide should serve as a starting point for research rather than a comprehensive guide to the literature available at the library. 
Please contact me with any questions that you have, I am here to help you navigate research during your time at UMass Amherst.

Please also be aware that I only work Tuesdays, Wednesdays, and Thursdays; so please be patient if you do not an immediate response from me

EMail is always the best way to contact me at

If you need more immediate help, please contact us through Ask Us. You can chat with us Monday through Friday from 9am-5pm or submit an email question using the form on the left side of the page. Questions are answered within one business day.  There are also frequently answered questions on that page that might be helpful.

Discovery Search Part 1

Discovery Search Part 2