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Teacher Development & Resources Library News

The Teacher Development & Resources Library supports teacher education programs within the UNLV College of Education as well as P12 educators in the Las Vegas community.

Current Teacher Development Resources Library News

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Campus News | July 9, 2021

A collection of news stories highlighting remembrance and improvement at UNLV.

Amanda Melilli on a couch surrounded by books.
People | March 29, 2021

Gathering materials that represent a diversity of cultures and backgrounds is a focus of this librarian.

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Arts and Culture | April 3, 2020

The UNLV Teacher Development & Resources Library recommends fantasy and science fiction books for your kids (or even a good read for yourself).

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Campus News | March 16, 2020

Access to Lied Library Is Restricted to UNLV, NSHE-Affiliated Students, Faculty, and Staff in Response to COVID-19

Teacher Development Resources Library In The News

Diverse Issues in Higher Education
June 11, 2021

Amanda Melilli wants libraries to reflect the lives of their readers.

Recent Teacher Development Resources Library Accomplishments

September 16, 2022
Amber Sewell (Libraries) is the host of The LibParlor Podcast, which is an open peer review podcast for information professionals interested in a feminist, care-based approach to research. The pilot episode, "Building an augmented reality game for academic libraries", features a discussion on an instructional design case study about Sewell's work…
June 17, 2022
Amanda Melilli (Libraries) gave a presentation, "Rainbow Reflections: Exploring LGBTQIA+ Representation in Curriculum Materials Library Picture Book Collections," with Alicia G. Vaandering, University of Rhode Island, and James Rosenzweig, Eastern Washington University, at the 2022 Association of College and Research Libraries New England Chapter…
May 12, 2022
Katherine Keller (Libraries) is the recipient of the 2022 Libraries Classified Staff of the Year award. She was nominated for her dedication to the Teacher Development & Resources Library (TDRL) and the University Libraries. In addition to her work, she has taken on many extra responsibilities during position vacancies, including managing the…
February 22, 2022
Amanda Melilli (Libraries) has been named chair of the American Library Association's 2023 Rainbow Booklist committee, charged with creating a national booklist of the best LGBTQIA+ books for young people. She is head of the Teacher Development & Resources Library.
February 25, 2020
Christina Miskey (Libraries) has been awarded an Administrative Faculty Professional Development Grant by the office of faculty affairs. This competitive grant is given to administrative faculty to focus on professional development efforts as part of the Top Tier initiative. She will use the funds received to assist with attending the 2020 ALA…