Skip to main content

Gerontology Resources: Get Started

Guide Contents

Photo credit: Walt Stoneburner(Photo credit: gaspi *yg) 

Find Reference Materials Find background information on your topic
Find Articles: Click this link for gerontology-related articles and journals
Find Books: Borrow a book from the library, or access e-books from home
Find Videos & Images: Find image collections or stream videos from home
Find Websites: Use these hand-picked resources from the web to complement your research
Cite Sources: Give credit to your sources by citing properly in APA format
More Help: Tutorials, research and writing help, contact information, and more can be found here

Search For Information

Other Guides & Resources

  Related Guides
More Guides:

  Library Tutorials

  Library Login

The library requires you to log in when accessing articles, e-books, and streaming videos.

  • ID: 9-digit NU ID Number
  • Password: 6-digit birth date  (MMDDYY)

Contact Us

We enjoy assisting our students, faculty, and staff. Let us know how we can help you!

  Email: refdesk@nu.edu
  Text: (858) 367-0904
  Call: (858) 541-7900
  Toll free:  (866) 682-2237 ext. 7900
  Ask Us (Chat & FAQ)
  Schedule a Consultation
  Library Hours & Location
  Find us on Facebook

What's New!

May 10: The Library authentication issue has now been resolved. Apologies for any problems this might have caused. Moving forward, we strongly recommend using SSO as your primary method of logging in.

May 7: Today marks the start of Teacher Appreciation Week, so we put together an online display of the latest books focused on teaching and learning! Current and future educators, take a look here.

Apr. 26: Want to increase engagement and bring new energy to your presentations? Our latest blog post covers some of our favorite online, collaborative tools. Give them a try!

Apr. 21: Check out our new tutorial on how you can search for news in the Nexis Uni database (which is replacing LexisNexis).