Allen Cooper began his work as an activist in 1959, just after he left the U.S. Navy. Born and raised in Albuquerque, he says the Navy opened his eyes. He learned about racism and sexism and began to rethink his original intention to become an Episcopa
Tony Hillerman taught generations of UNM students the basics of newswriting, but he was also an accomplished writer of fiction. His best known books are a series of mysteries involving two Navajo Nation police officers, Joe Leaphorn and Jim Chee. But H
Digital Initiatives Librarian and Assistant Professor in the College of University Libraries and Learning Sciences Kevin Comerford is taking on a new role as a community representative for the Digital Library of America (DPLA).
What do Ruben Cobos, Tony Hillerman, U.S. Route 66 and “El Hispano News” all have to do with each other? They are all new collections and digital projects at the Center for Southwest Research and Special Collections, a part of the University of New Mex
The University of New Mexico Historic Preservation Committee (HPC) is receiving an award from the state’s Cultural Properties Review Committee for work with the Getty Campus Heritage Grant Program. The award will be presented at the 42nd annual ...
After extensive research and planning the Zimmerman Library Learning Commons construction will begin at the end of the Spring Semester with an expected opening at the beginning of the Fall 2014 semester
Would you spend hours figuring out ways to help students in another country learn an important subject if you didn’t receive any compensation or academic credit for the project? That’s exactly what a group of graduate students in the Organization ...
Provost Chaouki Abdallah has appointed Richard W. Clement as dean for the University of New Mexico's College of University Libraries & Learning Sciences. Clement is currently dean of libraries and adjunct professor of history at Utah State University.