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University Library, University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign

Yemen: Starting Your Search

This LibGuide will provide background information and resources into the ongoing conflict in Yemen. This guide aims to aid in learning about the conflict and in providing supplemental resources and locations.


Welcome to the Yemen LibGuide. Here you will find a selection of resources. If you have any comments or suggestions, we would be more than happy to have them. Enjoy!

To start your search consult the University Library's page on how to find research materials.

Note: Some of the information and links provided on this libguide can only be accessed if you are affiliated with the University of Illinois. 

Other useful and relevant UIUC campus resources and links: 

International & Area Studies Library

Middle East & North African Library Collection

Center for South Asian & Middle Eastern Studies

Start Your Search

The simple search in the library catalog allows you to search for items by all fields. To start searching, simply begin typing your search terms in the search box. Notice that as you type, options for searching will appear under the search box:

1. Go to the Library homepage.
2. Scroll down until you see the large orange capital "I" with the words "U of I Collection" underneath it. Click on the "I."
3. Start typing your search in the box.

image of options that appear when you start typing in the default catalog search box

As you can see from the screen shot above, you can change where you search at the time that you enter your search, but you can also easily change your search once you get your results list, by clicking on the drop-down menu in the right side of the search box, as shown below:

image of library catalog, i-share, and course reserves search options from the results list screen

Here is a brief video on searching the catalog.

Here is a brief video on saving your searches and catalog records.

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