Happy Thanksgiving from the UNLV University Libraries! In celebration of the holiday, the libraries will have adjusted hours for the Thanksgiving weekend.
Study Week is stressful, but the library is here to help you de-stress for finals success! Stop by one or more events in Lied Library during study and finals week. Spend a few minutes with... more
Special Collections and Archives and the Center for Gaming Research are delighted to welcome our latest Eadington Fellow, Kim Manh.
Special Collections and Archives and the Center for Gaming Research are delighted to welcome our latest Eadington Fellows, Dr. Dana Herrera and Dr. Cynthia Van Gilder who are working on a joint research project centered on "Hawaiian Vegas."
The University Libraries will observe a modified schedule for the winter break and intersession hours. Beginning on Sunday, Dec. 17, 2017 and running until Martin Luther King Day on Monday, Jan. 15, 2018, University Libraries will modify hours including closing on some weekend days and state holidays.
Stephen P. Grogan, president of Navegante Game Technologies, has donated an extensive collection of documents from his career in politics, casino gaming, project development, journalism, and writing to the UNLV University Libraries Special Collections and Archives.
Fremont Street after rare snow storm in the late 1940s. Elbert Edwards Photo Collection (PH: 0214 0774)
Special Collections and Archives in the UNLV University Libraries will receive a $100,000 Humanities Access Grant from the National Endowment for the Humanities for a project to document the contributions of Latino communities to the development of Southern Nevada.
University Libraries faculty members have been selected to participate in prestigious national professional development programs. Michelle Light, Director of Special Collections and Archives, was selected to participate in the Association of Research Libraries (ARL) Leadership Fellows program, while Brittany Fiedler, Teaching and Learning Librarian, was been selected as an American Library Association (ALS) Emerging Leader.
Photographs of Frontier Victory rally , Culinary Union, Las Vegas (Nev.), 1998 January 31. Culinary Workers Union Local 226 Las Vegas, Nevada Photograph Collection (PH:00382)
Join the UNLV University Libraries for "Who in the World is Roberta Kane?" on Saturday, Dec. 9 from 5-7 p.m. in the Goldfield Room in Lied Library. This special reception will feature Roberta Kane, the daughter of Mike and Sallie Gordon and the first known Jewish baby born in Las Vegas.
The University Libraries is now accepting applications for a Faculty Institute on "Creative Research Assignments: Looking Beyond the Research Paper" on Jan. 8-9 from 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. The institute, originally held in May 2017, was so popular the University Libraries is providing another opportunity for faculty to participate. UNLV faculty who are selected to participate are eligible for a $1,000 stipend.
Three UNLV University Libraries faculty have been appointed to serve on the Advisory Council for The Mob Museum, The National Museum of Organized Crime and Law Enforcement.