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Library Information: Pages on library web site, for example research guides, library policies and procedures, hours and events.

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Upcoming Events

  • UNLV PRIDE: FREE Two-Day Conference

    Event Date: 
    Friday, August 3, 2018 - 1:00pm to 5:00pm
    Event Description: 

    Aug. 3, 2018, 1:00pm

    This two-day free conference is for all incoming UNLV students and parents/guardians to learn about all things college. Such as how to: Develop a Peer Network Connect with Campus Resources Learn Valuable UNLV Information Participate in Discussions about Transitioning to College Engage with Faculty Pre-registration is required and please arrive thirty minutes early to find parking and to check-in.

    Event Location: 
    Goldfield Room (Floor 3)
    Building Name: 
    Lied Library
    Event Cost: 
    This event is open to incoming first-year students and their parents/guardians. Day 1 accommodates students only, and Day 2 accommodates both students and their parents/guardians. Day 1 runs from 1 pm - 5 pm on Friday, August 3rd and Day 2 runs from 9 am
    Event Sponsor: 
    Academic Success Center, University Libraries, Honors College, Writing Center, and Intersection
  • New Faculty ORCID iD Workshop

    Event Date: 
    Wednesday, August 22, 2018 - 2:00pm to 3:00pm
    Event Description: 

    Aug. 22, 2018, 2:00pm

    This workshop will help you learn about ORCID (Open Researcher and Contributor ID) and pick up tips for making the most out of your account. You'll create an ORCID iD (if you don't already have one) and we'll discuss specific functions of ORCID that will help you to use it more effectively. Plus: You'll get a certificate! Find out more about ORCID in our subject guide! What is ORCID? The Open Researcher and Contributor ID registry A free, persistent, unique number which identifies you as a researcher An ID that travels with you throughout your career no matter where you work Why sign up for an ORCID iD? Distinguish yourself and ensure your research outputs and activities are correctly attributed to you Improve recognition and discoverability for you and your research outputs It works with many publishers, funders, and institutions It can connect with other systems so you don't need to re-input data for your creative and research outputs

    Event Location: 
    Eureka Room
    Building Name: 
    Lied Library
    Event Cost: 
    This event is free and open to faculty.
    Event Sponsor: 
    UNLV Libraries
  • 'Books in the World of Things' talk by Dr. Tom Mole

    Event Date: 
    Thursday, August 30, 2018 - 3:00pm to 4:30pm
    Event Description: 

    Aug. 30, 2018, 3:00pm

    Professor Tom Mole, Director of the Centre for the History of the Book at the University of Edinburgh, will be giving a talk called "Books in the World of Things," a meditation about the history of the book, the things we do with books, and the things books do to us.

    Event Location: 
    Goldfield Room
    Building Name: 
    Lied Library
    Event Cost: 
    This talk is free and open to the public.
    Event Sponsor: 
    This talk is sponsored by the Department of English and the University Libraries.
  • The NIPM Center of Excellence in Personalized Medicine

    Event Date: 
    Monday, October 8, 2018 - 4:00pm to 5:00pm
    Event Description: 

    Oct. 8, 2018, 4:00pm

    Research Week Kickoff Event This event is to celebrate the beginning of Research Week. There will be many presentations including one from NIPM about primers on recreational genetics. It is something you won't want to miss!

    Event Location: 
    Amargosa Room
    Building Name: 
    Lied Library
    Event Cost: 
    This event is free and open to the UNLV Community.
    Event Sponsor: 
    UNLV Research and Econ Development
  • University Forum: The Dark Side of Data

    Event Date: 
    Wednesday, November 14, 2018 - 7:30pm to 9:00pm
    Event Description: 

    Nov. 14, 2018, 7:30pm

    The College of Liberal Arts' University Forum lecture series presents "The Dark Side of Data: The Impact of Algorithms on Social Inequity" a talk by Hilla Sang, Data Visualization & GIS Specialist; and Chelsea Heinbach, Assistant Professor, Teaching and Learning Librarian; UNLV. This talk explores the problematic outcome of automating processes through seemingly objective algorithms. When meaning- and decision-making is outsourced to proprietary black-box algorithms, how is social inequity perpetuated? Email "Subscribe" to LiberalArts@unlv.edu for event reminders.

    Event Location: 
    Auditorium
    Building Name: 
    Marjorie Barrick Museum of Art / Harry Reid Center
    Event Cost: 
    This event is free and open to the public.
    Event Sponsor: 
    Sponsored by the College of Liberal Arts, the College of Liberal Arts Leadership Board, and the Marjorie Barrick Museum of Art.