May Database of the Month: GrantForward

By SKennedy on May 26, 2020 8:21 PM | Permalink With more than 9,000 funding opportunities in the sciences, social sciences, arts, and humanities, UNLV faculty and students can use GrantForward to locate resources that could support their research. The database offers a range of advanced and basic search features, as well as links to the websites of the funding organization.…
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Survey: Perceptions of University Faculty Members and Their Needs for Evidence Synthesis Services

By SKennedy on May 18, 2020 7:00 AM | Permalink UNLV faculty are invited to help the Systematic Review Task Force of the University Libraries by participating in a brief online survey, Perceptions of University Faculty Members and Their Needs for Evidence Synthesis Services. Your responses to the survey will help the task force determine faculty needs for evidence synthesis services at…
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Eight UNLV Students Honored With 2020 Lance and Elena Calvert Awards For Undergraduate Research

By SKennedy on May 15, 2020 5:50 PM | Permalink The University Libraries are honoring eight UNLV undergraduate students as the winners of the 2020 Lance and Elena Calvert Awards for Undergraduate Research. The awards, funded through an endowment established by donors Lance and Elena Calvert, encourage undergraduate UNLV students to master the art of research to become successful, self-…
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Health Sciences Librarians Receive NNLM PSR Express Outreach Award

By SKennedy on May 14, 2020 6:34 PM | Permalink Kathryn Houk, Health Literacy & Community Engagement Librarian, Xan Goodman, Health Sciences Librarian and Laura Valentino, Southern Nevada Health District Academic Affairs Coordinator, received a $7,024 National Network of Libraries of Medicine Pacific Southwest Region Express Outreach Award to support "Building a Healthier Las Vegas…
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Congratulations to the Class of 2020

By SKennedy on May 12, 2020 10:13 PM | Permalink Congratulations to the Class of 2020 from the faculty and staff of the UNLV University Libraries.
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May is Better Sleep Awareness Month

By SKennedy on May 7, 2020 6:59 PM | Permalink Sleep is an integral part of good health according to researchers. And yet, worldwide, statistics show that 51% of adults do not get sufficient sleep. What is sufficient sleep? How do we determine if we are getting it? Join the staff in Scholarly Communication Initiatives, and take a look at the eye opening research being produced here at UNLV…
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Virtual Spring 2020 Study Week Stress Relief Events

By SKennedy on April 30, 2020 8:24 PM | Permalink Virtually Visit with Pets of the UNLV Libraries Monday, May 4, 1-3 p.m. Stressed out studying for finals? Need a study break? Join the UNLV Libraries faculty, staff, and student employees and meet some of their favorite pets. You might be surprised by a few special species beyond cats and dogs! You'll also get to meet with some…
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Introducing the Music Library’s ‘Mood Booster’ Playlist

By acastro on April 13, 2020 7:47 PM | Permalink The UNLV Music Library staff collected some of the most uplifting music for students and faculty that are looking for a “pick me up” playlist, available on Spotify and Apple Music. Written by: Arianna Castro, Journalism and Media Studies Looking to discover new music? Or want to dive back into some timeless hits? The UNLV Music Library…
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April is Mathematics Awareness Month

By SKennedy on April 6, 2020 9:58 PM | Permalink Why do plants hate math? Because it gives them square roots! In celebration of Mathematics Awareness Month, the University Libraries invite you to learn more about the research and practice of UNLV faculty, and graduate and undergraduate students.   Digital Scholarship@UNLV has a wide variety of articles, posters, theses and…
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Census Day: Why the 2020 Census Matters to Students

By SKennedy on March 31, 2020 5:42 PM | Permalink
Census Form
April 1, 2020 is Census Day! You may have questions about why it matters that you complete the census, which takes place once every 10 years.   We turned to University Libraries' Rosan Mitola, interim head of educational initiatives, and Chelsea Heinbach, teaching & learning librarian, to answer some questions about the…
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