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 circulating collection.
Media resources in the Libraries are supported by NPMS media librarians and staff and media/subject specialists throughout the Libraries.
Who Are We?
Where Are We?
Directions to the Nonprint Media Services Library are available here.
View a complete calendar of our hours here.
Media Viewing Rooms
Nonprint has multiple rooms for media viewing and instruction using media. Click here for further information.
To book a room fill out the form here.
Nonprint has various audiovisual equipment available for lending to the UMD community. Please see this page for detailed information.
The Hornbake Library
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