We know Study Week is a stressful time. Between cramming for exams and finishing class papers and project, take a break with one of our fun de-stressing activities at Lied Library! Do some virtual reality painting with tips from Bob Ross, spend some time with a certified therapy dog, practice yoga and guided meditation, or get creative and unwind with art therapy.
Take a study break and paint a virtual reality masterpiece (or just some happy little trees) with pro tips from Bob Ross on Monday, Dec. 2 from 1:30-3:30 p.m. in the Amargosa Room at Lied Library. You can also experience the joy of coloring to de-stress. Snacks will be provided.
Join the University Libraries for "Paws" For A Study Break, a fun event to help you relieve stress with a therapy dog from Pet Partners of Las Vegas, Love Dog Adventures. We have sessions on Tuesday, Dec. 3 from 11 a.m. to 1 p.m., and Wednesday, Dec. 4 from 1-3 p.m. in the Amargosa Room at Lied Library.
Sponored by Fitness4Finals, the University Libraries will have yoga sessions beginning at 9 a.m., 10:15 a.m., 11:30 a.m., and 1 p.m. on Thursday, Dec. 5 in the Amargosa Room at Lied Library. Improve your cognitive function before your exams by attending one of these 45-minute yoga sessions. Mats will be provided.
Sponsored by Fitness4Finals, the University Libraries will be offering Guided Meditation sessions on Thursday, Dec. 5. These session can help you feel focused and well rested before your exam. The 20-minute guided meditation sessions begin at 10 a.m., 11 a.m., and noon in the Amargosa Room at Lied Library.
Coloring and craft you way to a stress free day during our Art Therapy session, sponsored by Fitness4Finals, on Thursday, Dec. 5 from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. in the Pioche Room at Lied Library. Release stress, increase your focus, and calm your anxiety before finals.
Want to save a little money and support a good cause? The University Libraries has partnered with the UNLV Food Pantry to combat food insecurity and wipe out library fines through the Food For Fines program. Food For Fines will run from October 28-December 13, 2019.
The University Libraries are now providing UNLV students and faculty with access to Electronic Arts Intermix. Electronic Arts Intermix is a not-for-profit video art archive founded in 1971. The EAI Online Catalogue is a comprehensive Web resource on the artists and works in the EAI collection, featuring a searchable database and extensive research materials. The EAI Online Resource Guide for Exhibiting, Collecting & Preserving Media Art addresses key issues relating to single-channel video, computer-based art, and media art installations, including best practices, equipment and technical guidelines, case studies, and interviews with media art experts, among other materials.
In honor of November being Native American Heritage Month, UNLV Libraries is highlighting some of our research databases, books, e-books, streaming videos, archival collections, and TDRL materials focusing on Native American-related issues. Native American Heritage Month was established to celebrate and recognize the accomplishments of the peoples who originally inhabited, explored, and settled the land that would later be known as the United States and their continuing contributions to society and culture
The UNLV University Libraries has launched Rebel Hours @ Lied Library, a pilot program to provide UNLV and NSHE students with more-secure access to Lied Library during late-night hours. This experimental program has been designed to provide a safe and secure environment for UNLV and other NSHE students studying and working on class and research projects during the late evening hours on the busiest days of the fall semester – Sunday through Thursday evenings from 9 p.m. to Midnight.