May 23 10:29

"Red Star Over China" 80 Years Later

Edgar Snow with Mao Tse-tung

"Red Star Over China" 80 Years Later:
Edgar Snow’s “Scoop of the Century” and its Lasting Impact on US-China Relations

May 15 09:46

Information Literacy Fellowship at Miller Nichols Library

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!

May 12 10:25

Making History: Kansas City and the Rise of Gay Rights

Kansas City's surprisingly pivotal role in helping to launch the modern gay rights movement is the central story of a new exhibit built by faculty, students, and staff at the University of Missouri-Kansas City.

May 01 10:06

Claire Wolber 2017 FOL Scholarship Winner

Claire Wolber, a second year B.A./M.D. Student at UMKC, is the recipient of the 2017 Friends of the Library Scholarship. Wolber was selected for her essay response to the following prompt:

Apr 13 11:38

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!

Mar 13 12:11

International Students Day: Celebrating Vietnam

Wednesday, April 12 @ 3:00–5:00PM
Miller Nichols Library: 1st Floor, iX Theater
This event is free and open to the public!

Jan 26 16:01

Apply Now: $1,000 Scholarship from UMKC Friends of the Library

This $1,000 Scholarship is available to any UMKC student with a minimum 3.0 GPA and currently enrolled in an undergraduate or graduate degree seeking program.

Jan 24 13:40

Starr Research Award Winner: Austin Williams

Award winner Austin R. Williams (right) poses with David Weeda in front of Kansas City LGBT Historical Marker, erected in October 2016.

Jan 10 14:24

African American Read-In 2017

The UMKC University Libraries invite you to attend our 8th Annual African American Read-In

Wednesday, February 22, 2017
3:30pm - 5:00pm
Miller Nichols Library, 1st Floor iX Theatre


Dec 12 14:19

Inside the Art Life of Adrienne Walker Hoard

“Inside the Art Life of Adrienne Walker Hoard”

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