UNLV’s Lied Library: A graphical timeline

Document Type



Purpose – To chronicle the planning, construction and subsequent operation of UNLV's Lied Library.

Design/methodology/approach – Traces the critical milestones associated with the above.

Findings – The history chronicled herein has been dynamic, to say the least, and has yet to slow down.

Practical implications – Serves as a basis for similar developments still in the pipeline.

Originality/value – Could be a model for anyone contemplating establishing a future modern technology-centred academic library.


Library and Information Science

Publisher Citation

Vaughan, Jason. 2005. “UNLV’s Lied Library: A graphical timeline.” Library Hi-Tech, Vol 23:1; 8-15.