Join the UNLV University Libraries Special Collections and Archives for "Remembering 1 October: A Night of Healing and Community" on Friday, Oct. 5 at 5:30 p.m. in the Goldfield Room at... more
Join the University Libraries for a special presentation, "How Opening Research Changes the University (in a Good Way)", with special guest speaker John Willinsky, Ph.D., on Monday, Oct. 8... more
Explore a banned or challenged book at the University Libraries Banned Books Buffet on Wednesday, Sept. 26 from 2-4 p.m. in the Amargosa Room at Lied Library. Celebrate your freedom to... more
Join the UNLV University Libraries on Wednesday, Oct. 17 from 3-6 p.m. in the Amargosa Room at Lied Library for our next Wikipedia Edit-a-Thon event, "From Stonewall to Selena: Strengthening the Representation of LGBTQ+ and Latinx Folx in Wikipedia," inspired by Latinx Heritage Month and Las Vegas LGBTQ+ PRIDE Month.
Rosemary Vassiliadis, Clark County Director of Aviation
Front page of the Las Vegas Age from April 1912
RSVP to attend one of the Faculty and Graduate Student Workshop series events offered by the University Libraries. All workshops are free and open to UNLV faculty and graduate students. Undergraduates who are pursuing research in areas related to the workshop content are also welcome to attend.
In our Secrets from Special Collections series, UNLV Libraries Special Collections and Archives staff members divulge what they consider to be the hidden gems of the library, sharing answers, based on their own experiences, to six intriguing questions. Here, Visiting Special Collections & Archives Technical Services Librarian Sarah Jones gives us a glimpse into life working among the rare treasures of the library.
In September, Lied Library begins a renovation to create exciting new spaces for UNLV students, faculty, and staff. In support of UNLV’s Top Tier goals, the University Libraries are committed to engaging our community at every stage of the research and creative process by extending our spaces and services to support the creation of new knowledge. These new, multidisciplinary spaces include a makerspace, three audio production studios, and a video production studio.
The UNLV University Libraries is seeking students to join our Digital Time Capsule project. Students selected for the project will create a digital time capsule to tell the story about their time at UNLV. The online collection will include news stories, textiles, photos, videos, sound recordings, and other artifacts to document your time at UNLV.
UNLV University Libraries Special Collections and Archives’ new exhibit, The Robert Woodruff Collection, is located in the Flo Mlynarczyk Gallery on the third floor of UNLV’s Lied Library and will run through the end of the fall semester. The exhibit is filled with large scale reproductions of this original photographs, as well as original papers and other items from his collection.