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Applications are now being accepted for the Lance and Elena Calvert Undergraduate Research Awards. The University Libraries present the awards annually to undergraduate students who have... more

Art + Feminism Wikipedia Edit-A-Thon logo of two women

The UNLV University Libraries and Department of Art are hosting an Art+Feminism Wikipedia Edit-a-thon focused on women and non-binary artists of color on Wednesday, March 27 from 2-5 p.m.... more

Buy your tickets for the 2019 Gayle A. Zeiter Children's & Young Adult Literature Conference on Thursday, March 7 featuring New York Times Best Selling and Newberry Award-winning... more

🕒 March 19, 2019

Please join the UNLV University Libraries and cultural heritage colleagues from across Nevada on Tuesday, May 10 for a day of small group learning and nuts and bolts information-sharing including sessions on preparing to digitize, equipment specifications for capturing digital images, creating metadata, and finding funding for projects. The Nevada Statewide Large-Scale Digitization Workshop is geared toward organizations who have collections in mind to digitize, but need a crash course to develop a project plan. All attendees will leave the workshop with concrete plans customized... more

🕒 March 14, 2019

The University Libraries will have modified hours during UNLV's Spring Break from Saturday, March 16 through Sunday, March 24.

🕒 March 11, 2019

Learn about how to prepare your application for the Lance and Elena Calvert Undergraduate Research Awards at an upcoming workshop on Wednesday, April 3 from 2:30-3:30 p.m. in the Eureka Room, Lied Library.

Maribel Estrada Calderón

🕒 March 5, 2019

For UNLV senior Maribel Estrada Calderón, working on Latinx Voices of Southern Nevada in UNLV University Libraries' Special Collections and Archives has been an opportunity to connect with fellow students and learn from oral historians in the UNLV Oral History Research Center.

🕒 March 4, 2019

Learn how to curate a collection of Twitter JSON data by Miranda Barrie


🕒 February 27, 2019


Green Shack appraisal document from the Elmo C Bruner Architectural and Real Estate Appraisal Records 

🕒 February 26, 2019

The University Libraries is now accepting applications for Geographic Information Systems (GIS) Instructional Development Grants. The grants promote and support faculty exploration of GIS tools and methods in the design of research assignments that allow students to visualize and critically examine information in novel ways.

🕒 February 26, 2019

The UNLV School of Architecture and Klai Juba Wald will host Antoine Predock, Principal of Antoine Predock Architect PC, for the Spring 2019 Klai Juba Wald Lecture Series on Monday, March 4 at 5:30 p.m. in the Architecture Studies Library at the Paul B. Sogg Architecture Building.

Mellanye Lackey

🕒 February 14, 2019

Mellanye Lackey has joined the University of Nevada, Las Vegas University Libraries as the new Director of the Health Sciences Library.

🕒 February 4, 2019


Figure 1: Archival objects from the Karl Carsony Papers, including Carsony’s boater hat, balancing cane, acrobat hoops, three golf balls, and a souvenir wine bottle.