The Nonprint Media Services Library is the central media library for
University Libraries and the campus. Located on the ground floor of Hornbake
Library, NPMS serves the entire UM community in all subjects and academic levels
for research, instruction and collaboration.
NPMS features collections,
equipment, viewing stations and group rooms. Computer workstations are
available, some with media production software and conversion hardware. Media
collections feature: international, public and instructional television,
journalism, theatrical and independent documentaries, performances and world
cinema. There are over 30,000 titles in a variety of formats: DVD, videodisc,
CD, video & audio cassettes, 16mm film, and slides. Access is also available
to over 15,000 programs through digital libraries, online video databases and
course reserves. Popular DVDs are also available to borrow as part of a general
Media resources in the Libraries are supported by
NPMS media librarians and staff and media/subject specialists throughout the
Who Are We?
Where Are We?
Directions to the Nonprint Media Services Library
are available here.
a complete calendar of our hours here.
Nonprint has multiple rooms for media viewing and
instruction using media. Click here for further
To book a room fill out the
Nonprint has various audiovisual equipment available for lending to the
UMD community. Please see this page
for detailed information.
The Hornbake Library
Find out more about the other departments and
services in our building.