Autonomous University of Aguascalientes

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Aguascalientes Autonomous University
Universidad Autónoma de Aguascalientes
UAA Fuente.jpg
The main fountain
Motto Latin: Se lumen proferre [1]
Established 19 June 1973 [1]
Type Public university
Rector Rafael Urzúa Macías [2]
Location Aguascalientes, Aguascalientes, Mexico
21°54′48.17″N 102°18′54.09″W / 21.9133806°N 102.3150250°W / 21.9133806; -102.3150250Coordinates: 21°54′48.17″N 102°18′54.09″W / 21.9133806°N 102.3150250°W / 21.9133806; -102.3150250
Campus Urban
Former names Instituto Autónomo de Ciencias y Tecnología (Autonomous Institute of Science and Technology, 1968) [1]
Mascot Gallos (Roosters)
Website http://www.uaa.mx

The Autonomous University of Aguascalientes (in Spanish: Universidad Autónoma de Aguascalientes, UAA) is a Mexican public university based in the city of Aguascalientes, Aguascalientes, but with several campuses across the state.

Its library, named after poet and university president Desiderio Macías Silva, holds over 183,063 volumes.[1][3]

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References[edit]

  1. ^ a b c d "Nuestras universidades afiliadas: Universidad Autónoma de Aguascalientes" (in Spanish). ANUIES. 2000. Archived from the original on 19 September 2008. Retrieved 2008-09-16. 
  2. ^ Urzúa Macías, Rafael (January 2008). "Tercer Informe 2007" (in Spanish). Universidad Autónoma de Aguascalientes. Archived from the original on 19 September 2008. Retrieved 2008-09-16. 
  3. ^ "Rinde UAA homenaje al Dr. Desiderio Macías". El Heraldo de Aguascalientes. 2013. Retrieved 2014-05-07.