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UMKC Friends of the Library Donate Over $58,000



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



Days in the Sun


June 5 - August 18, 2017


Miller Nichols Library, Ground Floor - Link Gallery


Visit our summer photography exhibit to get in the summertime mood!

WorldCat will be down for maintenance


August 5th at 10PM - August 6th at 7AM


"Red Star Over China" 80 Years Later


Exhibit Opening Tuesday, June 6 | 5:30-7:30PM


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


Edgar Snow's classic 1937 account of the early leaders of modern China provides a lense through which to view the larger relationship between the US and China - and the difference 80 years make.

UMKC Librarian New VP of CALA




Fu Zhuo, a Research and Liaison Librarian at Miller Nichols Library, was recently elected as Incoming Vice President/President Elect of 2019-2020 for the Chinese American Librarians Association (CALA).

New Website for UMKC Libraries




On July 31, the UMKC Libraries will be launching a brand new website!

Double Time: Two Library Employees Receive Awards




We are excited to announce that two UMKC Libraries employees have been awarded for their tireless work for the libraries and the UMKC community!

Apply Now: Information Literacy Fellowship




The Learning & Research Support team at Miller Nichols Library is delighted to offer Fellowships to a second cohort of library science graduate students or recent graduates!

Headlines: Leon Jordan in the Media


September 6, 2016 - May 26, 2017


Miller Nichols Library, Ground Floor - Link Gallery


Policeman, politician, and infamous murder victim. Experience the life of Leon Jordan as only the press could tell it.

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