2022 News Release Archive
Exhibitions For LGBTQ+ History Month and New LGBTQ+ Archival CollectionsOctober 25, 2022
An update from UNO’s Queer Omaha Archives during October, which is LGBTQ+ History Month and American Archives Month.
"We’re Not Going Back!" Exhibit OpensSeptember 14, 2022
The exhibit, "We’re Not Going Back!: The Second National March on Washington For Lesbian and Gay Rights", runs through December 22, 2022, on the first floor of Criss Library.
Affordable Content Grants: OER@UNOSeptember 09, 2022
Applications for Affordable Content Grants: OER@UNO are now open!
Exhibit U.S. Senate 101 OpensSeptember 06, 2022
An exhibit, U.S. Senate 101, runs through December 23, 2022, on the first floor of Criss Library.
The Ghost of Landscape and Memory Exhibit OpensAugust 11, 2022
The Ghost of Landscape and Memory by Byron Anway is the newest exhibit to be shown in Criss Library's Osborne Family Gallery. The exhibit will run from August 22 - November 7, 2022.
Third Floor Collection ShiftJuly 29, 2022
Stay up-to-date with the third floor shifting and construction project.
Distinguished Service Award WinnersJuly 25, 2022
The UNO Library Friends group hosted their annual Distinguished Service Awards event honoring library employees for exemplary service to UNO Libraries.
Charting Our Path: Celebrating 50 Years of Black Studies Online Exhibit OpensJuly 18, 2022
The exhibit celebrates 50 years of Black Studies at the University of Nebraska at Omaha, sharing the history of the department through digitized collections from UNO Libraries.
On the Inside Group Show on DisplayMay 18, 2022
A Group Show of Currently Incarcerated LGBTQ+ Artists May 20 — July 31, 2022
UNO Libraries’ Archives and Special Collections receives grant from Humanities NebraskaMay 18, 2022
UNO Libraries’ Archives and Special Collections announced today that they have been awarded a $2000 grant from Humanities Nebraska to fund the On the Inside exhibit installation in the H. Don and Connie J. Osborne Family Gallery in Criss Library.
UNO Libraries’ Archives and Special Collections receives grant from Nebraska Arts CouncilMay 18, 2022
UNO Libraries’ Archives and Special Collections announced today that they have been awarded a $2550 grant from the Nebraska Arts Council to fund the On the Inside exhibit installation in the H. Don and Connie J. Osborne Family Gallery in Criss Library.
Planes, Trains, and Waterways: Senator Hagel and Transportation in Nebraska Exhibit OpensMay 12, 2022
An exhibit, "Planes, Trains, and Waterways: Senator Hagel and Transportation in Nebraska", runs on the first floor of Criss Library.
Criss Library Announces Extended Hours for Study Days and Finals WeekApril 22, 2022
Need a place to study or work on a final project? Take advantage of extended hours at Criss Library; May 5-12.
Waterproofing ConstructionApril 12, 2022
Get more information on the outdoor construction happening around Criss Library.
The Art of Tom Farris ExhibitMarch 08, 2022
Tom Farris has been immersed in American Indian art his entire life. A member of the Cherokee Nation and Otoe-Missouria tribe, he draws from his culture and his life-long influence of American Indian art to create his works. His exhibit will open on March 27 and run through April 29, 2022.
UNO Libraries Selected for Competitive Federal Humanities GrantMarch 02, 2022
The grant funds will be used toward efforts to arrange, describe, and digitize archival collections documenting Nebraskeños history in Omaha and in the state’s rural communities.
UNO Libraries Announces Open Access Publishing PilotFebruary 23, 2022
The UNO Libraries support open access (OA) publishing at UNO through participation in agreements with scholarly publishers, which enable UNO authors to publish their articles OA in selected journals at no cost to themselves.
Humanities Nebraska Grant ConcludesFebruary 16, 2022
Gathering and Sharing Voices of Latinx Omahans Grant Awarded to UNO Libraries and the Office of Latino and Latin American Studies has ended.
Charting Our Path: Celebrating 50 Years of Black Studies Traveling ExhibitFebruary 03, 2022
The exhibit celebrates the 50 years of Black Studies at UNO, sharing the turbulent history and triumphs of one of the oldest Black Studies departments in the nation; through April 1.
Affordable Content Grants: OER@UNOJanuary 25, 2022
UNO Libraries is excited to announce the next round of Affordable Content Grants @ UNO.
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Unless otherwise clearly stated, any views or opinions expressed as part of events, exhibitors, or presenters in the UNO Libraries (Dr. C.C. and Mabel L. Criss Library and the KANEKO-UNO Library) should not be viewed as endorsements by the University of Nebraska at Omaha (UNO) and do not reflect the official position of UNO or the University of Nebraska system.