Special Collections and Archives is open to NSHE users from 9am-1pm Mondays and 1pm-5pm Wednesday. For all other patrons, and for other times, appointments are needed. Please email us at special.collections@unlv.edu or leave a message at 702-895-2234 to make an appointment.

  • Special Collections and Archives welcomes the general public to use its collections according to our posted hours.
  • Please note that patrons under 18 most be accompanied by a parent or guardian.
  • All patrons are required to register (annually) and sign in at the reference desk upon entering the department.
  • Registered users must agree to abide by Special Collections and Archives reading room policies while using our materials to ensure their preservation and security, and provide for long-term access.