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News from the Library

Basque arborglyph of a building structure.

Jon Bilbao Basque Library, part of The Arborglyph Collaborative, receives $24,000 grant

Basque programs from Boise State, Cal State, Bakersfield, University of Nevada, Reno to document, share historical arborglyphs found across American West

Robert Laxalt speaks to a crowd at a podium at the dedication ceremony of the National Basque Monument on August 27, 1989.

Basque Library, Center for Basque Studies celebrate career, writing of Robert Laxalt

Two-day conference March 9 – 10 to feature local, regional, international scholars along with Basque music, dancing and improvisational poetry

Map showing eighty-five percent of Gernika totally destroyed (in red)

On the 85 Anniversary of the Bombing of Gernika

Criteria of Truth while General Franco’s lie about this event persists


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The Basque Archive conserves and offers materials created in the Basque Country from the 18th century and the Spanish War of 1936, along with materials created and donated by Basques of the Diaspora, especially those from the United States. We also maintain archives created by the Center for Basque Studies and visiting scholars.

Center for Basque Studies

The Center for Basque Studies furthers Basque-related study by conducting, facilitating, and disseminating original Basque-related research in the humanities and social sciences, in cooperation with appropriate academic departments at the University of Nevada, Reno, as well as at other American and foreign universities.

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Meet our faculty and staff

Basque Library
Iñaki Arrieta Baro
Iñaki Arrieta Baro
Librarian III, Head, Jon Bilbao Basque Library Basque Studies
(775) 682-5094
Jon Bilbao Basque Library
Basque Library
Devon Marcille
Devon Marcille
Basque Library Operations Coordinator
(775) 682-5588