News: University Libraries

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People | November 12, 2021
Explore the UNLV Libraries’ Southern Nevada Jewish Heritage Project 
A man in a faun costume peers through a 3D printer
Campus News | November 10, 2021
Lied Library’s Makerspace has let students dive into DIY projects. With more facilities on the way, UNLV is creating a pipeline for students to take their ideas from dorm-room dream to mass-produced products.
Man at podium in auditorium
Business and Community | November 8, 2021
Series, sponsored by UNLV Libraries and College of Urban Affairs, brings campus and community together to discuss systemic racism and affect positive change.
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Campus News | November 1, 2021
Craig Valdez is among the panelists for the Nov. 3 “We Need to Talk” series. Attend in person or watch online.
A woman in judge's robes walks through the stacks of a law library
People | October 19, 2021
Silver State Award winner Miriam Shearing doesn't consider herself a trailblazer, but she has been a pioneer in state law and an important philanthropist for UNLV.
Poster with "We Need to Talk" written with black marker on white poster
Business and Community | October 5, 2021
“We Need to Talk” series resumes in-person Nov. 3 with a focus on the Asian American community’s positive impact in Nevada and ways to combat anti-Asian hate.
A woman looks at a book on a library shelf
People | October 5, 2021
A love affair with books — and a need to complete her degree in order to advance at a library job — led Flora Mason to UNLV, and a lifetime of giving back to Las Vegas.
Research | September 20, 2021
In a new book, UNLV librarians explore “deficit thinking” and encourage new approaches that better support student learning.
illustration of name tags with variations on the name "Jane Doe"
Research | August 31, 2021
UNLV scholarly communication librarian connects faculty with tools like ORCID to manage their publications and online presence.
Four men sit in the water up to their necks
UNLV History | August 3, 2021
Las Vegas has always been hot, but here's how they cooled off in the yesteryear of triple-digit summers.
A panoramic view of the Las Vegas Strip in the early 1980s.
Campus News | July 21, 2021
Former Caesars executive Robert Paluzzi's panoramic photos, now a part of Special Collections, chronicle '70s and '80s Las Vegas and well beyond.
drawing of showgirl costume
Arts and Culture | July 8, 2021
UNLV Special Collections' archive of Las Vegas entertainment materials tell the story of this unique form of entertainment.