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The University Libraries will offer students an overnight study space in Lied Library to use during the Spring 2018 Study and Finals Weeks. The Book 'n' Bean and Extended Study Area will... more

De-stress during Study Week with one of our fun activities at Lied Library. Take a virtual nature walk, spend some time with a certified therapy dog, practice yoga and guided meditation,... more

The University Libraries will be hosting ORCID ID Day on Wednesday, April 18 to offer faculty, staff, and graduate students an opportunity to learn more about ORCID and get help signing up... more

🕒 January 29, 2018

The Teacher Development and Resources Library has partnered with the UNLV Gayle A. Zeiter Literacy Development Center and the UNLV College of Education to present the 2018 Gayle A. Zeiter Children's and Young Adult Literature Conference on Thursday, Feb. 8 from 4-7:30 p.m. in Lied Library. Caldecott Award-winning author and illustrator Javaka Steptoe will deliver the keynote address at the conference, with a special performance with Clark County's Poet Laureate Vogue Robinson.

🕒 January 29, 2018

The University Libraries has partnered with Scott Abella, assistant professor of restoration ecology in the UNLV School of Life Sciences, to showcase his research on conservation in America's national parks system in the digital exhibit space in the Leisure Reading Zone on the second floor of Lied Library.

🕒 January 24, 2018

Special Collections & Archives will host an opening celebration for our next exhibit, BUILT: A Photographic Survey of the Built Environment of the Las Vegas Valley, on Friday, Feb. 9 from 5:30-7 p.m. in the Goldfield Room at Lied Library.

🕒 January 24, 2018

A new exhibit showcasing the extreme diversity of the built environment in Las Vegas is now open on the first floor of Lied Library. "BUILT: A Photographic Survey of the Built Environment of the Las Vegas Valley" features an extensive collection of photographs taken by photographer Aaron Mayes, Visual Materials Curator in Special Collections & Archives, from the Building Las Vegas project.

🕒 January 11, 2018


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." 

🕒 December 19, 2017

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.

🕒 December 18, 2017

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.

🕒 December 15, 2017


Fremont Street after rare snow storm in the late 1940s. Elbert Edwards Photo Collection (PH: 0214 0774)

🕒 December 15, 2017


Join us for this special event series celebrating the 50th anniversary of the UNLV University Libraries’ Special Collections & Archives.

🕒 December 14, 2017

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.