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Forget laptops and scientific calculators. Starting this fall, UNLV students and faculty in any discipline will now have unprecedented access to 3D-printers, laser cutters, and podcasting... more

New and returning UNLV transfer students are invited to join the University Libraries for a Transfer Student Mixer on Wednesday, August 28 from 1:30-4:30 p.m. in the Goldfield Room at Lied Library... more

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Crowds watching the International Brotherhood of Electrical Workers (IBEW) Labor Day Parade float in Tonopah, Nevada (Blanch Jackson Photograph Collection, PH-00243)
🕒 December 2, 2019

This collection highlight blog post was written by Lauren Paljusaj, an undergraduate student assistant in Special Collections and Archives Technical Services. Lauren is a senior at UNLV, majoring in English with a concentration in professional writing. She plans to pursue a master’s degree in library science after graduation.

🕒 December 1, 2019

The University Libraries, in partnership with CSUN, will again offer students an overnight study space in Lied Library to use during Fall 2019 Study and Finals Weeks. The Book 'n' Bean and Extended Study Area will be open from 2 a.m. - 7:30 a.m.

Orange menu from Don the Beachcomber restaurant
🕒 November 27, 2019

Thanksgiving Dinner menu, Don the Beachcomber, Sahara Las Vegas, approximately 1963, UNLV University Libraries Menu Collection, MS-00436

🕒 November 22, 2019

The UNLV University Libraries wishes you a happy Thanksgiving and Family Day weekend. In commemoration of the holiday, all University Libraries will be closed on Thursday, Nov. 28 and Friday Nov. 29.

🕒 November 22, 2019

Stressed out looking for a computer? Drop by the Rhyolite Room during Study and Finals Week for a quiet place to finish your paper or project. The classroom will be open noon to 5 p.m. Dec. 3-5 and Dec. 9-10.

🕒 November 20, 2019

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.

Schematic drawing of the Hughes H-4 Hercules
🕒 November 15, 2019

This collection highlight blog post was written by Jimmy Chang, an archival processing assistant on the Archival Backlog Elimination Project. Jimmy Chang received his bachelor's and master's degrees in architecture from the University of Nevada, Las Vegas School of Architecture with a tract in hospitality design.

Image of a Dragon, Red Lion, Garuda Wisnu Kencana, Wendigo, Kitsune, and Phoenix surrounding a globe and shrouded in fog
🕒 October 22, 2019

Join Dr. Sheila Bock (Department of Interdisciplinary, Gender, and Ethnic Studies), Student Diversity and Social Justice, and the University Libraries on Wednesday, Oct. 30 from 5-6:30 p.m. in the Goldfield Room at Lied Library. This hauntingly fun event will give visitors the opportunity to learn about the significance of Halloween and its connection to the supernatural.

🕒 October 22, 2019

Join the University Libraries, Nevada State College Marydean Martin Library, UNLV Diversity Initiatives, the Nevada Library Association, and the UNLV Undocunetwork on November 7 from 5-7 p.m. in the Goldfield Room at Lied Library for a panel discussion and screening of the documentary "Change the Subject: A Documentary About Labels, Libraries, and Activism." 

2019 UNLV Open Access Awards Logo
🕒 October 20, 2019

The University Libraries is pleased to share with the winners of the second annual UNLV Open Access Awards. This year’s awards highlight open access works and collections in Digital Scholarship@UNLV and their UNLV authors.