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Special Collections & Archives Open House In-Person

Are you interested in the history of Las Vegas or UNLV? Ever wondered what happens behind the scenes in Special Collections and Archives? Would you like to learn more about bringing your class in to explore primary sources on the history of the Southern Nevada region?

Join us for an open house to learn more about UNLV Libraries Special Collections and Archives and our mission to collect, preserve, and provide access to the history of Las Vegas, Southern Nevada, gaming, and UNLV. 

You will have a chance to:

  • Learn about our rare book collections on gaming and gambling
  • View unique historical documents and photos from a variety of collections
  • Take a behind-the-scenes tour of the stacks and Preservation Lab
  • Visit the Digitization Lab and learn how to use the SCA digital collections portal 
  • Engage with the Oral History Research Center director and staff
  • Meet with staff and learn about Special Collections & Archives educational initiatives such as the Faculty Retreat and Eadington Fellowships 

Light refreshments will be provided. 

Date:
Wednesday, April 10, 2024
Time:
4:00pm - 7:00pm
Time Zone:
Pacific Time - US & Canada (change)
Location:
Lied Library - Special Collections - 3rd floor
Campus:
UNLV Maryland (Main) Campus
Audience:
  Alumni     Community/Public     Faculty & Staff     Graduate/Professional Students     Undergraduate Students  
Categories:
  Library Event