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African American Read-In 2018


February 28, 2018 | 3:30 - 5:00PM


Miller Nichols Library, Room 325


The UMKC University Libraries invite you to attend our 9th Annual African American Read-In!

April 1968: The Battle Between Us


NOW through August


Miller Nichols Library, Ground Floor - Link Gallery


50 years later, we look back at the 1968 Kansas City Race Riots through the personal accounts of those who saw it happen.

A Look Inside Our Antique Bookplate Collection


On display NOW


Miller Nichols Library, 4th Floor - Dean's Gallery


Bookplates from the Robert M. Snyder Collection of Americana

Making History: Kansas City and the Rise of Gay Rights


NOW through April 8, 2018


Miller Nichols Library, 3rd Floor


An exhibit about Kansas City's surprisingly pivotal role in the early gay rights movement.

Let's Celebrate: Open Education Week


March 5th - 9th, 2018



Open Education Week is March 5-9, and we're celebrating with a week of activities!