In honor of the 25th anniversary of one of the longest modern day labor strikes in American history, the Culinary Workers Union, Local 226, and the University of Nevada, Las Vegas University Libraries are continuing work to preserve and document this important historical event.
Students -- are you active in politics? Have you campaigned for candidates or advocated for issues at the local, state, or national level? Or have you engaged in the political process in other ways? If so, we want to hear from you! The UNLV University Libraries and UNLV Political Science Department are interested in hearing from you and potentially having you serve on a panel for a fall event.
Explore a banned or challenged book at the University Libraries Banned Books Buffet. Celebrate your freedom to read and right to choose during Banned Books Week!
Southern Nevada will have a rare opportunity to view an original First Folio of the works of William Shakespeare from 1623 when a traveling exhibit arrives at the University of Nevada, Las Vegas University Libraries this September. UNLV University Libraries was selected as Nevada’s host site for “First Folio! The Book that Gave Us Shakespeare, on tour from the Folger Shakespeare Library,” a national touring exhibit that will be on display in Special Collections from Sept. 1-29. The Folger Shakespeare Library, in association with Cincinnati Museum Center and the American Library Association, is touring a First Folio of Shakespeare in 2016 to all 50 states, Washington, DC, and Puerto Rico.
Five prominent U.S. scholars who study, teach, research, and
publish on various topics related to presidential debates will
visit the UNLV campus beginning September 8, 2016. The lecture
series is co-sponsored by the Greenspun College of Urban Affairs,
UNLV Libraries, and the UNLV Presidential Debate Campus
The lecture series is free and open to the public.
Did you know that the UNLV University Libraries are not just for students and faculty? As the only research library in Southern Nevada, we offer free information resources to the business community. Through the four-part Business by the Book workshop series, you will learn what resources are available to you and how to use them effectively.