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News from the Dean: All are Welcome at the UMKC Libraries



Making History: Kansas City and the Rise of Gay Rights


April 19 - December 8, 2017


Miller Nichols Library, 3rd Floor


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

Capturado: Faces of Cuba


August 21 - December 15, 2017


Miller Nichols Library, Ground Floor - Link Gallery


An exhibit featuring photographs by Dr. Jimmy Adegoke of the UMKC Department of Geosciences highlighting the rich diversity of the Cuban people.

Literature and Medicine


One Thursday a month, 5:00 - 8:00 pm


Diastole Scholars Center


Interdisciplinary Reading Group for the Health Sciences

UMKC Friends of the Library Donate Over $58,000



Celebration of Self: Women Creating Identity with Beads, Brushes & Dung


October 7, 2017 | 11:00 am - 12:00 pm


UMKC Student Union, Room 302


Come out and view one woman’s story of the artistic progression among South African artists.

Social Justice Book Discussion: They Can't Kill Us All


October 4, 2017 | 3:00 - 4:30 pm


Miller Nichols Library, 1st Floor - iX Theatre