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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.

Inside the Art Life of Adrienne Walker Hoard

Exhibit Opening January 25, 2017 | 4:30-7:00PM

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

Paintings, photography, and jewelry from Dr. Adrienne Walker Hoard, Professor of Fine Art and Black Studies at UMKC