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UNLV Libraries Main Page -> Architecture Studies Library -> Las Vegas Guides and Collections -> Las Vegas Architects and Buildings Database -> Projects

UNLV Lied Library (LLB)

Photos & Links: (Web Page 1) Photo 2 Photo 3
Location:
4505 S. Maryland Pkwy.
Las Vegas, NV
Type(s):
Subtype(s):
Cost: $55.3 million
Size (sq. ft.): 301600
Other Size Measure: 302,000 sq ft of floor space
Firm(s):
Contractors: Tibesar Construction
URL (bibliographic): http://www.unlv.edu/facilities/plancon/llb.html
Description: 5 Stories

Contains 759,347 bound volumes
Award(s) Won:
Extra Note: AIA Nevada Design Awards (2001) Entry No. B01045, Submission.
UNLV Architecture Studies Library holds: entry form/board, photos, plans, elevations, cd

AIA Nevada Design Awards (2000) Entry No. BN00131, Submission.
UNLV Architecture Studies Library holds: entry form/board, photos, plans, drawings

AIA Nevada Design Awards (1997) Entry No. 97U20, Submission.
UNLV Architecture Studies Library holds: entry form, model photo, rendering

AIA Nevada Design Awards (1996) Entry No. 96B13, Nevada Design Award.
UNLV Architecture Studies Library holds: entry form, model photo, rendering, 10 Years of Excellence in Design Boards (10YRS013)

"AIA design news." AIA Las Vegas Forum October 1996: 5-7.

Dickensheets, Scott. "Drive by architecture: Two guys looking at some cool buildings." Las Vegas
Life 3, n.2 (Nov 1999): 58, 98. Includes photos.

Dowdy, Clare (ed.) "Novel idea." Wallpaper Magazine (date unknown): 77. Includes project
statement and photos.

Harris, Bill. "Building Nevada :Featuring Nevada's Building Industry Leaders." 1st ed. Newport Beach, CA: Landmark Books, 2007: 9. UNLV Arch Bk Stks HD9715.25.U63 N34 2007.

Hay, David. "The old college try." Architecture Las Vegas 1, n.1 (Jan. 2001): 40-47. Includes photos.

Illia, Tony. "[Best Library]- The Architecture Issue". Citylife. August 19-25, 2004.

-----. "Latest Additions at UNLV just like the start of growth spurt." Las Vegas Review
Journal 30 January 2000: 6B.

"Libraries: UNLV Lied Library." Welles Pugsley Architects. 2003. [Online]. Available: http://www.wellespugsleyarchitect.com/libraries.htm Accessed June 14, 2005.

-----. "Library deadline passes yet again." Las Vegas Review Journal 2 June 2000: 1B,
2B. Includes photo.

-----. "Library draws crowds." Las Vegas Review Journal 4 February 2002: 1B.

"Lied Library - University of Nevada Las Vegas." Leo A Daly. 2004. [Online]. Available: http://www.leoadaly.com/cgi-bin/projects.cgi?ref=markets&div=libraries&campaign=SJRIEF1123784259014&wbs1=003-00296-MK1&psid=1 Accessed June 20, 2005.

"Lied Library, University of Nevada, Las Vegas." World Architecture (Jan. 2002): page unknown.

"New and notable." Architecture Las Vegas 1, n.3 (2002): 15-21.

"The New Lied Library at the University of Nevada, Las Vegas: Focus on the Planning and Implementation of Technology and Change." Library Hi Tech, vol. 20, no. 1. 2002. [Online]. Available: Link no longer available. Accessed September 10, 2003.

Patton, Natalie. "Flaw may stall library opening." Las Vegas Review Journal 23 January 1999: 1B,
2B. Includes photo.

Puit, Glenn. "Learning gateway." Las Vegas Review Journal 9 January 2001: 1B, 8B. Includes
photos.

Riddle, Carla. "UNLV boasts unique library." Henderson Home News 18 January 1999: 1, 14.
Includes photo.

Riddle, Danette. "Intellectual oasis: Leo A. Daly's new library in Las Vegas." L.A. Architect
(Mar./Apr. 2001): 16-19.

Russell, Diane. "Check it out!" UNLV Magazine (Spring 2001): 10-15. Includes photos.

Self-guided walking tour #6: UNLV. [online] Available http://www.library.unlv.edu/arch/lasvegas/unlv06.html Accessed:4/13/06.

"University of Nevada, Las Vegas update." Nevada Contractor 5, n.6 (Jun 2000): 23, 27.

"University opens the Lied Library and the Stan Fulton Building." It's Academic (Spring 2001): 1.
Includes photo.

UNLV Architecture Studies Library holds: "Addendum to Final Space Needs Program." April 10,
1996.

UNLV Architecture Studies Library holds: "A Guide to the University Libraries." 2000. Includes
photos, floor plans and campus map.

UNLV Architecture Studies Library holds: "Lied Library Brochure" which includes floor plans
and an exterior photo. No date.

UNLV Architecture Studies Library holds: "Lied Library Facts." No date.

UNLV Architecture Studies Library holds: "New Library Space Needs Program." April 1995.

UNLV Architecture Studies Library holds: "Project Overview". November 2000. Includes
rendering.

UNLV Architecture Studies Library holds: "UNLV Library Blocking Diagram and Cost
Estimate." April 1995.

UNLV Architecture Studies Library holds: "Floor Plans from Lied Library Reference Directory."
2001.

UNLV Architecture Studies Library holds: Lied Library Information Packet prepared by the
University of Nevada Las Vegas. No date.

UNLV Architecture Studies Library holds: Photo.

UNLV Architecture Studies Library holds: postcard with brief description printed by the
University of Nevada, Las Vegas from 2001. Includes photo.

UNLV Architecture Studies Library holds: "Project Overview and Floor Plans." November 19,
2000. Includes chronology.

Whaley, Sean. "Flaws seen in UNLV?s Lied Library." Las Vegas Review Journal 22 March 2001:
4B.

Wood, Bill. "UNLV plans new construction." It's Academic (Fall 1997): 2, 3.

Whaley, Sean. "Audit blames state agency, contractor in library overruns." Las Vegas Review
Journal 28 April 2001: 1B, 4B. Includes photo.

Wright, Gordon. "Cutting-edge Libraries." Building Design & Construction (Sep. 2002): 34- 38.
Includes photos.


*This project won a 1996 AIA Nevada Design Award of Recognition.

"Lied Library Facts." Lied Library Documentation

"Lied Library Highlights" LVA WP 59

M.K."Space for a mind to explore",Desert Companion, march/april 2010,37