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Relive the excitement of UNO Hockey in Criss Library Archives & Special Collections! UNO began its NCAA Division I hockey program in the fall of 1997. The first Maverick hockey contest was on October 17, 1997 at the Omaha Civic Auditorium – a 3-2 loss to the University of Manitoba Bisons. The display includes memorabilia from the first game including a game-worn jersey from the first Maverick to score a goal, programs, tickets, and photographs along with a signed puck, cowbell, and programs signed by the 2015 Frozen Four Mavericks Hockey team. Video clips from the game can also be viewed in the lobby of Archives & Special Collections.


Relive UNO’s first NCAA Division I Hockey game! Criss Library will replay UNO’s sold out 1997 exhibition hockey game against the University of Manitoba on Saturday, October 17th at 1:30pm to mark the first hockey game at Baxter Arena. Memorabilia including a game-worn jersey, photographs, programs, & more will also be on display in Criss Library Archives & Special Collections.

Free & open to the public. Light refreshments will be served.

For more information, contact Amy Schindler at, 402-554-6046.


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Theses & Dissertations

Theses and dissertations completed by students of University of Nebraska at Omaha graduate programs are collected and maintained by Criss Library. Honor's Theses, Writer's Workshop and Creative Theses (M.F.A.) are available in print only, with one copy available for checkout in the third floor circulating collection and one archival copy in University Archives. Masters and Educational Specialists (2007 to Present), and Doctoral Dissertations (1997 to Present) are available full-text via ProQuest, and in print from University Archives, located on the first floor of the library. Pre-1997 materials are not available full-text online, but have a circulating copy available on the library's third floor.

Locating UNO theses and dissertations

  • Via the Library Catalog: change the material type to thesis and enter title, author, or subject keywords.
  • Via the Proquest Database: UNO doctoral dissertations in electronic format from 1997 to the present. Additional dissertations will be added as they become available.

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Students – Have a question about submitting your work? See the Theses and Dissertation FAQ.

Track the progress of your thesis or dissertation and search for works by UNO Departments using the Library's Theses and Dissertations Database.