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This is a digital guide to the collections available at UNLV Special Collections. Although there is some information available online for some of the collection areas, other indices and collection guides are only available by visiting Special Collections. Click on General Information for Special Collections hours of operation.

Manuscript Collections
This is the cornerstone of UNLV Special Collections. These collections include personal papers, institutional documents, and more.

Photograph Collections
Guide to the extensive collection of photographs, slides, and other visuals that document the culture and history of Southern Nevada and the gaming industry.

Nevada Women's Archives
These collections document the lives and careers of significant Southern Nevada women.

University Archives
The accumulated history of the University of Nevada Las Vegas which includes yearbooks, student newspapers, President & Provost historical records, architectual drawings of the campus, faculty papers, and selected records of the Nevada System of Higher Education (NSHE).

Gaming Collection
The world's greatest collection of material on gambling and related issues, including books, journals, company documents, and manuscript collections.

Oral History Research Center and Collection
Over 1300 taped interviews with Southern Nevadans.

Newspaper Collections
Local, state, and national newspapers that have been deposited in Special Collections.

Maps and Other Media
Non-book materials that document Southern Nevada.

Water Resources
A guide to information about water and water management in Las Vegas, Southern Nevada, and the West.

Martin Stern Collection
This web page contains a brief history of Las Vegas Architect Martin Stern. It also contains pictures, drawings, and a link to an alphabetical inventory of his projects.

Biography Files
Press clippings and assorted information covering the lives of notable Southern Nevadans, available on file at UNLV Special Collections.

Pamphlet Files
These contain information on a variety of topics and individuals pertaining to the gaming industry, Las Vegas, and Southern Nevada. They are accessible at UNLV Special Collections.

Genealogy Guide
This guide to genealogical resources was created by UNLV Libraries staff.

Recent Aquisitions
This is a list of the most recent books, journals, databases, videos, and microforms at UNLV Special Collections.


Updated: Thursday, 28-Feb-2013 16:32:17 PST
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