Profs praise librarians in the classroom
Librarians, curators, and archivists at the University of Maryland teach in
every discipline and for each of the University's 12 colleges and schools. From
classes and workshops to library tours, each offering is designed to help
students and faculty reach their academic goals.
We reach 12,000 students, faculty and researchers. This is what some of them
said last year:
"The session was super helpful and very informative.
Thank you so much for your assistance."
"Thank you for taking the time to familiarize us with the
library resources and databases. It will certainly be helpful
for the Gemstone project and any research in general."
"I am now aware of the difference between scholarly and popular sources
and will take this into account when deciding whether or not an article
will be useful to me."
"I am appreciative of the librarians' commitment to introducing ENGL 101
students to the rich amount of resources here at UM. The UMCP community,
especially our first year students, is lucky to have such a dedicated
staff at McKeldin Library."
"I appreciated your time and effort in developing a class
website and orienting students to many resources. I loved your creative
use of earthquake pictures to explain the librarian's role."
"I hope the university continues to use iPads to enhance
the learning experience."
"I found this presentation extremely helpful. I had used the UMD
databases before but only for a few easy topics. You have given me many
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