Podcast highlighting the resources, accomplishments and stories of the University Libraries at the University of Nevada, Reno.
The University Libraries embrace intellectual inquiry and innovation, nurture the production of new knowledge, and foster excellence in learning, teaching and research. During each academic year, the Libraries welcomes more than 1.2 million visitors across its network of three branch libraries: the Mathewson-IGT Knowledge Center, the DeLaMare Science and Engineering Library and the Savitt Medical Library.
Checked Out is changing things up for mother[redacted] Banned Books Week! To celebrate, this episode features submissions by listeners reading excerpts from works that have books that have been challenged and censored. Thank you to everyone who submitted!
In this episode, Sasha and not-Sean, aka Luka Starmer, talk to Robin Monteith and Jeremiah Nelson about the University Libraries' and Washoe County Libraries' project, 1,000 Miles of Desert and Mountains, an exploration of the collection of the same name at UNR's Special Collections and University Archives.
Sasha and Sean talk to Rainey Marvin from Access Services and Jazmin Arevalo from Discovery Services about the work that's gone into keeping library resources available for students, staff, and faculty to use while in quarantine.
In this first episode of the University Libraries podcast, hosts Sasha and Sean interview Nick and Tara from the University of Nevada, Reno's DeLaMare Science and Engineering Library about how they've been helping the community deal with the pandemic, even in quarantine.
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