Support the UNLV community and reduce your library fines by participating the University Libraries' Food for Fines program. For each non-perishable, unexpired food item you donate, $1 will be reduced from your eligible library fines (up to $20).
Happy Thanksgiving from the UNLV University Libraries! In celebration of the holiday, the libraries will have adjusted hours for the Thanksgiving weekend.
Change is coming to the University Libraries! On December 18, 2017, UNLV University Libraries will launch a new library services platform. There will be a new look and feel to searching our holdings and viewing your patron account for renewing books, paying fines, etc. The new system will replace the online Library Catalog and the Libraries’ Quick Search with a single interface.
Join the UNLV University Libraries for "Who in the World is Roberta Kane?" on Saturday, Dec. 9 from 5-7 p.m. in the Goldfield Room in Lied Library. This special reception will feature Roberta Kane, the daughter of Mike and Sallie Gordon and the first known Jewish baby born in Las Vegas.
The University Libraries is now accepting applications for a Faculty Institute on "Creative Research Assignments: Looking Beyond the Research Paper" on Jan. 8-9 from 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. The institute, originally held in May 2017, was so popular the University Libraries is providing another opportunity for faculty to participate. UNLV faculty who are selected to participate are eligible for a $1,000 stipend.
The UNLV Center for Gaming Research, part of the UNLV University Libraries Special Collections and Archives, has selected seven researchers to receive the 2017-18 Eadington Fellowships.
On October 1, 2017, a horrifying tragedy struck Las Vegas. A gunman opened fire into a crowd of 22,000 attending Route 91 Harvest Festival. Fifty-eight victims were killed and more than 500 people were injured in one of the deadliest mass shootings in American history. Special Collections and Archives, the Nevada State Museum Las Vegas, the Clark County Museum, the News Bureau of the Las Vegas Convention and Visitors Authority (LVCVA), and the Mob Museum are collaborating on the Remembering 1 October initiative to document the event, its aftermath, and #VegasStrong.