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James R. Dickinson, 1951-1957

James R. Dickinson, 1951-1957

James R. Dickinson was the first full time faculty member of the Southern Regional Division of the University of Nevada. He would later become the Chairman of the Division of Humanities and Fine Arts. The university's first library would later be named after him.

The Library Series consists of office records from the various UNLV library departments which include information on technical services, staff, computer center, special collections, strategic plan, library self-assessments, users survey, publications, guides, brochures, James R. Dickinson Library building plans, Lied Library building plans, newsletters, and Library acquisition financial records.

UNLV Special Collections contains the following types of records from the university libraries:

  • Administration
  • Classified Staff
  • Deans
  • Divisions/Departments
  • Individuals
  • Lied Library Planning
  • Publications


UNLV Libraries Deans
  • Patricia Iannuzzi - Dean (2005-)
  • Ken Marks - Dean (1997-2004)
  • Myoung-ja Lee Kwon - Interim Dean (1996-1997)
  • Matt Simon - Dean (1993-1996)
  • Myoung-ja Lee Kwon - Interim Dean (1993)
  • Mary Dale - Dean (1982-1992)
  • Dr. Dettre - Interim Director (1981-1982)
  • Harold H. J. Erickson - Director (1966-1981)
  • Billie Mae Polson - Director (1965)
  • Jerry W. Dye - Head Librarian (1958-1964)
  • Mary Lee Bundy - Librarian (1957)

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