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Nevada History Day Research: Research Materials

Plan ahead to ensure your research visit to the UNLV Libraries is successful. This guide introduces how to use the UNLV Libraries and what resources are available to support historical research

Research Resources: Nevada

Select a topic supported by primary source material

Search UNLV Libraries Nevada History Resources Guide for printed and online primary sources, including newspapers and web sites from Nevada historical and cultural organizations.

Search the UNLV Libraries online catalog or other ebook collections

Explore the Special Collections and Archives Portal, selected from primary sources in Special Collections

Topics include Hoover Dam, the Nevada Test Site, Early Las Vegas, mining and railroads, Las Vegas architecture, water management and the environment, food and menus, Las Vegas entertainment, maps

Search Special Collections for oral histories, archives and manuscripts, photographs.

Research Resources: History of Other Places

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