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Clarabelle Douglas Decker Papers

Identifier: 93-38
Abstract Clarabelle Douglas Decker was an elementary through college teacher and librarian who came to Las Vegas, Nevada, in 1930. Her special interest was the establishment of public school libraries.Includes articles about Decker, her careers and her family; correspondence, clippings, and photographs about the Las Vegas elementary school named in Decker's honor; teaching contracts; graduation certificates; research papers on school libraries in Nevada and Arizona; and two books authored by Decker....
Dates: 1919-1983

DeLaMare Library Records

Identifier: AC 0433
Abstract The DeLaMare Library opened in 1997 in the Mackay School of Mines buildings. It combined the mining, geology, computer science, and engineering resources of the University of Nevada, Reno. The collection includes records related to the planning, funding, and construction of DeLaMare Library including correspondence, meeting minutes, reports, planning records, architectural drawings, specifications and other construction records, promotional material, photographs, and miscellaneous related...
Dates: 1965-2001

Early Public Libraries of Nevada

Identifier: NC1245

A history of the state's public libraries, including their beginnings in bookstores, churches, and civic organizations; and collected histories of public libraries still in existence in 1969.

Dates: 1969

University of Nevada, Friends of the Library Records

Identifier: AC 0147
Abstract The Friends of the University of Nevada library was established on June 11, 1952, by the University of Nevada Library Advisory Committee, whose members were appointed by President Malcolm E. Love. Library Director James J. Hill was its consultant. The purpose was to maintain an association of persons interested in books, to assist in bringing to the university materials beyond the usual budget, and thus to contribute toward gaining for the state and its citizens a worthy collection of the...
Dates: 1952-1968

Friends of the University Library Records

Identifier: AC 0446

The Friends of the University Library was established as a permanent organization in 1953 in order to support and assist the University of Nevada, Reno Libraries in enhancing the collection ans services offered by the Libraries. The collection include administrative information, meeting minutes, and events material concerning the organization's fund raising events, programming, sponsored projects, and other activities.

Dates: 1952-2017

Getchell Library Building Records

Identifier: AC 0557

The Getchell Library building served as the third home for the University of Nevada, Reno's main library from 1961 until 2008. It was demolished in December 2013 to make room for the new Pennington Student Achievement Center. The collection contains materials relating to the history of the building, including specifications, remodel information, and cornerstone dedication. Additionally, the time capsule from the demolition of the building is also included.

Dates: 1959-2013

Martha Gould Papers

Identifier: 2014-38

Martha Gould is the former director of Washoe County Library System, presidential appointee to the National Commission on Libraries and Information Science (NCLIS), and an active member of the northern Nevada Community. The collection contains materials that span Martha's career from her first library job in New York City through her retirement, appointment to the NCLIS, and her work with a variety of non-library related organizations in northern Nevada.

Dates: 1956-2015

University of Nevada, Reno Library Records

Identifier: AC 0455
Abstract Collection of records from the University Libraries at the University of Nevada, Reno; including "Postcards-As-Art" of campus scenes. Wide variety of records include annual reports, budget data, bylaws, project reports, accession records, resource usage data, Library Staff Association records, planning material, committee reports, library publications, manuals, correspondence, the Nevada Newspaper and Serials project records, as well as DeLaMare Library, Mines Library, Special Collections,...
Dates: 1892-2017

Records of the Interim President of the University of Nevada, Reno, Stephen McFarlane

Identifier: AC 0547

Dr. Stephen C. McFarlane served as interim President of the University of Nevada, Reno from the time of President Joseph Crowley's retirement in 2000 through June 2001. The collection includes records created during the teunure of Interim President McFarlane.

Dates: 2000-2001

A brief history of the Miner's Union Library collection of Virginia City, Nevada

Identifier: NC821

Discussion of the membership and organization of the Miners' Union, formation of the library, the number and types of books in the collection, and its dispersal (part of which is now in the Special Collections Dept.).,Appendices include a list of libraries, book stores, and newspapers in Virginia City in the 1870s; a list of the library volumes at the Eilley Orrum Gift Shop in Virginia City in 1959; and a bibliography.

Dates: 1959

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