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Digital Collections Faculty and Staff
 
Digital Collections Grant Project Managers
  • Carrie Gaxiola, National Digital Newspaper Program Project Coordinatororcid id
  • Stacey Fott, National Digital Newspaper Program Project Technicianorcid id
  • Gayle O'Hara, Library Services and Technology Act Grant Project Managerorcid id
 
Digital Collections Student Assistants
  • Tierre Cabbell, Digital Collections Assistantorcid id
  • Doug Emery, Graduate Assistantorcid id
  • Natale Muro, Digital Collections Assistantorcid id
  • Cindi Mercado, Student Grant Project Technicianorcid id
  • Kayla Ott, Digital Collections Assistantorcid id
  • Elizabeth Villasenor, Digital Collections Assistantorcid id

Project Awards

2010 National Council on Public History Project Award for the Nevada Test Site Oral History Project - The Outstanding Public History Project Award recognizes excellence in work completed within the previous two calendar years (2009 and 2010) that contributes to a broader public reflection and appreciation of the past or that serves as a model of professional public history practice.

2008 OHA Award for the Nevada Test Site Oral History Project - 2008 Oral History Association Elizabeth B. Mason Project Award (Honorable Mention) for outstanding use of oral history.

Staff Awards

2018 - Kelsey Lupo, Library Spring Inspirational Customer Service Award; this award is designed to acknowledge and reward individual staff efforts in providing excellent customer service to library patrons.

2016 - Emily Lapworth Innovative Solutions Award; recognizes a library faculty member or professional staff member for demonstrated innovation and creative thinking to solve a problem or challenge or to improve upon an existing practice in the provision of library services and resources. These award winners demonstrate that new and different approaches, coupled with high energy and a willingness to take a risk, can result in exciting outcomes.

2013 - Cory Lampert - UNLV McPhee Librarian of the Year Award in recognition for expertise and skill in moving a project from conception to implementation to assessment, the establishment of a highly cooperative and productive work environment, and efforts to make library collections available as widely as possible. In addition, the award recognized a substantial record of scholarship, a role in consistently securing grants, and a commitment to local, regional, and national service. Highlighted impact of this work in bringing the University Libraries' digital collections national recognition and stature.

2013 - Cory Lampert and Silvia Southwick Innovation Showcase at UNLV Academic Achievement Gala; selected through a campus-wide refereed selection process by the UNLV Office of the Provost to present a poster to highlight and celebrate high-profile faculty research.

2012 - Silvia Southwick Innovative Solutions Award; recognizes a library faculty member or professional staff member for demonstrated innovation and creative thinking to solve a problem or challenge or to improve upon an existing practice in the provision of library services and resources. These award winners demonstrate that new and different approaches, coupled with high energy and a willingness to take a risk, can result in exciting outcomes.

2011 - Cory Lampert Emerald Publishing Outstanding Paper AwardOne of three Commendable Papers.

2011 - Cory Lampert Outstanding Library Faculty Service Award in recognition of outstanding contributions to the University Libraries in the area of service.

2008 - Cory Lampert Outstanding Library Faculty Scholarship Award in recognition of outstanding contributions to the Libraries in the area of scholarship.

2008 - Silvia Southwick Outstanding Library Faculty Scholarship Award in recognition of outstanding contributions to the Libraries in the area of scholarship.

2007-2008 - Kathleen Marx, Library Classified Staff of the Year Award; recognizes a classified staff member for concern for the library and its goals, attitude toward fellow employees, students, faculty and the public (availability, cooperation, courtesy, friendliness, helpfulness, enthusiasm) , exceptional work achievement, and/or creativity and initiative in developing new services or ideas which enhance operations.

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