The Calvert Award for Undergraduate Research recognizes undergraduate students who demonstrate sophistication and originality in research projects. Up to four awards will be given in two categories: Seniors are eligible for $1000 prize; Juniors, Sophomores, and Freshmen are eligible for $750 prize.
Students and staff, play with your food and win primo prizes! Model your favorite book using deli meats, cake, candy, snacks, fruits, or vegetables -- go nuts -- as long as it's edible. Register by April 3rd; event is April 9th in Lied Library's Amargosa Room.
If you need money for college, the Scholarship Boot Camp is for you. Join professional scholarship coach Rhea Watson of Scholarship Solutions, and UNLV Librarians Xan Goodman and Sue Wainscott on January 29th at Lied Library. This two-hour workshop will provide information on scholarship resources and share strategies to use when applying for scholarships. Students will learn how to identify which scholarships are right for them and receive detailed instruction on how to successfully complete scholarship applications. This workshop is open to all majors. Seating is limited, so register soon.
This introduction to bibliometrics will cover a variety of measurements including journal impact factors, author level impact and article level impact. The workshop will address specific measurements, such as the Journal Citation Report, Eigenfactor, Hirsch Index, and the SJR. There will also be a review of resources available at UNLV Libraries that provide bibliometric information.
Nevada Student Supply Drive at Lied Library
Donate new socks and hygiene items (toothpaste,
toothbrushes, deodorant, lotion, shampoo) through April 14th. Donated items will
benefit the Douglas J. Green Memorial Foundation, all
all-volunteer, non-profit organization that provides care
packages to deployed service members. A collection box is located
on Lied Library's first floor in front of Library Security office
and adjacent to the Book n Bean coffee shop's interior entrance. Sponsored by the UNLV CSUN student
The UNLV University Libraries invite the Southern Nevada small business community to participate in one or all of our free workshops in 2015. This year’s theme helps you cover all your business bases, from starting a company to taking it online, growing it, and protecting it. The first workshop is April 8th.
The Dr. Steven P. Shearing Exhibit Gallery at UNLV University Libraries
On February 8, 2015, the UNLV University Libraries celebrated the life and legacy of Dr. Steven P. Shearing at the dedication ceremony of the Dr. Steven P. Shearing Exhibit Gallery, housed in Lied Library’s Goldfield Room. After the ceremonial ribbon was cut, guests interacted with the gallery’s MultiTaction technology, which brings the Libraries’ exhibits and collections to life and engages users of all ages in the act of learning.