May 18 14:59

"A Mystic Bond..." Interactive Sound Exhibit June 12- August 30

Stop by and check out the Library's latest exhibit "A Mystic Bond of Brotherhood Makes all Men One" by Joseph Keehn II, throughout the 2nd floor of Miller Nichols Library, June 12 - August 30. Learn more about this interactive sound exhibit below

Apr 16 15:57

And the Winner of the 2015 Friends of the Library Scholarship is...

Congratulations to Adrianne DeWeese, recipient of the 2015 UMKC Friends of the Library Annual Scholarship

Interested in reading her winning essay? Read more

Apr 01 15:06

Education is not a Crime

"Is Education a Crime?" Event

Program Overview:

1) Bring interdisciplinary awareness of the actions of the Iranian Government in the religious persecution of Baha'i's and denial of rights to education and;

2) Create religious dialogue

Date: April 15th, Wednesday

Location: School of Education, Room 115

Time: 6-8p

Program Details:

Mar 17 13:20

International Students Day: India

Please join us for International Student's Day  Friday, April 17 2015 in the iX Theater on the 1st floor of Miller Nichols Library

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Mar 16 12:28

UPDATE: Construction Alert: 3rd Floor Rennovation Starting Spring Break

*Update as of 5/1/2015


Construction will begin on Monday, May 4th. To minimize disruption during finals, the work will take place between 1:00am and 12:00pm from Thursday, May 7th to Friday, May 13th. Any disruptive work will take place before and after the Library's extended hours leading up to finals

Mar 04 11:31

New Database: Web of Science

Access to Web of Science, an extensive database covering research in the sciences, social sciences, and the arts & hummanities, is now available to UMKC students, faculty, and staff. The core collection covers research from 1990 to the present and includes journal citations, books, and conference proccedings.

Mar 03 10:20

Operation iPad: We Need YOUR Help

We need YOUR help to get iPads for our students and staff. University Libraries is ever-changing, which means we must evolve in new and innovative ways to provide access to meaningful and necessary resources.

Feb 26 11:30

TEDxUMKC: Ditching Dogma March 14 1-5pm National World War I Museum at Liberty Memorial

The UMKC Student Organization, TEDxUMKC, present its 3rd annual TEDxUMKC event on March 14, 2015 1-5pm at the National World War I Museum at Liberty Memorial. Eight intriging speakers will present on a variety of topics about creativity, innovation, and thinking differently.

Feb 23 11:30

Book Talk and Signing: The Uncrushable Rose by Bambi Nancy Shen

The Uncrushable Rose: Book Talk and Signing by Bambi Nancy Shen

Wednesday, April 8th, 2015 at 6:30pm in Miller Nichols Learning Center in the Jeannette Nichols Forum, 1st floor

Feb 12 11:30

Apply Now: $500 scholarship

Essay topic: How Do You Envision the Future of the Library?