Feb 28 2010

Start your research with RooSearch

RooSearch provides Google-like ease for discovering scholarly resources.

UMKC Libraries is proud to introduce RooSearch, a sophisticated new search engine for identifying and locating library materials. As easy to use as Google, RooSearch is a better place for the UMKC community to begin research.

Feb 24 2010

First Friday's Book Sale March 5

UMKC Friends of the Library host their second "First Fridays Book Sale" of 2010. Get great deals on gently used books at BARGAIN prices (most under $2!). Better yet, 100% of proceeds benefit UMKC's Dental, Health Sciences, Miller Nichols, and Music Media Libraries.

When: Friday, March 5, 10a - 4p

Where: Miller Nichols Libary, ground floor

Save the date for upcoming salesand April 2, same time and place.(printable flyer with full spring schedule)

Feb 24 2010

Special Collections Open House: Historical Artifacts of Women and Girls

UMKC Libraries Women in History Month Celebration

March 10, 2010

Miller Nichols Library, 4th floor

12:00 PM - 1:00 PM

Feb 22 2010

Unpacking Barbie and Her Wardrobe: The Body as Historical Text

Bring lunch and your favorite doll and join UMKC Professor of History Miriam Forman-Brunell for a lively discussion about Barbie and material culture.