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Bike Recycle
BICYCLE RECYCLE All done with your bike? Instead of leaving it all sad and locked up, donate it! Click for more info.
Posted: May 14, 2019
Money Talks: Tuesday at noon
Learn about the phases of wealth and how to plan for factors such as inflation, taxes and expenses. Presented by the Society for Financial Awareness.
Posted: May 13, 2019
Crossing the Divide Symposium
The Japan Information and Culture Center (JICC) of the Embassy of Japan and the University of Maryland Libraries are proud to co-present a symposium in conjunction with the exhibition Crossing the Divide: An American Dream Made in Occupied Japan, 1945-1952.
Posted: May 07, 2019
Donate Textbooks
DONATE TEXTBOOKS The Libraries are collecting used textbooks for the Top Textbooks on Reserve program at McKeldin Library and a dozen residence halls.
Posted: May 07, 2019
Thank a Teacher Week
LIBRARIANS ARE TEACHERS  Has an educator at UMD inspired or influenced you in a positive way? Take a minute to thank them for their hard work.
Posted: May 07, 2019
Ellie Litwack wins new University Libraries Golden Terp Award
GOLDEN TERP  Sophomore Ellie Litwack won the new Golden Terp Award, an honor presented to students who lead projects related to the core values of the University Libraries. Click for more.
Posted: May 02, 2019
Maryland Day
MARYLAND DAY   It's that time of year again! Take part in festivities around campus and at the Libraries on Saturday, April 27th.
Posted: April 23, 2019
Diversity Research Showcase
RESEARCH SHOWCASE   Join us Wednesday, May 8, for a showcase of faculty research related to diversity. Sponsored by our Diversity Advisory Committee and the Research Commons.
Posted: April 22, 2019
Recreation equipment check out
The march to finals have you tense? Check out recreation equipment from the 2nd floor tech desk to help you blow off steam.
Posted: April 22, 2019
OER Speaker on Wednesday, April 17
MJ Bishop, Associate Vice Chancellor for University System of Maryland, will discuss how open resources can improve access, affordability *and* achievement.
Posted: April 11, 2019
Code Ocean Workshop
Register for the trial pilot, then join us Friday, April 26, for a workshop on the cloud-based platform that allows you to share, discover and run code.
Posted: April 11, 2019
Bake Off
READY, SET, BAKE   Join other amateur bakers in a contest designed to test your creativity and kitchen skills. Find a recipe from the University Libraries collections. Win prizes. Click for info.
Posted: April 11, 2019
MJ Bishop Talks OER
OPEN RESOURCES   Join us Wednesday, April 17 at 10:00 am to explore the possibilities of Open Education Resources and their impact on teaching and learning. Click for info.
Posted: April 11, 2019
Speaking of Books
TOXIC IVORY TOWERS  Join us on Thursday, April 18, when Prof. Zambrana will discuss the professional work experience of underrepresented minority faculty in U.S. higher education.
Posted: April 11, 2019
Code Ocean Workshop on April 10
Register for the trial pilot, then join us for a workshop on the cloud-based platform that allows you to share, discover and run code.
Posted: April 04, 2019
Yoga in McKeldin
Midterms leaving you bent out of shape? Drop in to a free yoga session in TLC!
Posted: March 29, 2019
Open Access databases now tagged
We're growing--and tagging--our list of open access databases. Search for them by type in our Database Finder and find value in open scholarship.
Posted: March 29, 2019
Interdisciplinary Dialogue
DIALOGUE AND ACTION   On Tuesday, April 2, the University Libraries present an Interdisciplinary Dialogue event focused on fostering a more connected and inclusive community. Click for info.
Posted: March 29, 2019
Speaking of Books
SPEAKING OF BOOKS By Anne Farris Rosen, Deep South Dispatch: Memoir of a Civil Rights Journalist is an historic retrospective that resonates with relevance and immediacy.
Posted: March 29, 2019
NEH grant will digitize local dance archive
LET'S DANCE   NEH awarded the University Libraries $313,753 to digitize videos of performances from the celebrated Liz Lermon Dance Exchange located in Takoma Park, MD.
Posted: March 28, 2019
Common Quandaries
Are you a grad student trying to wrap your head around the academic publishing process? Have an upcoming conference and not sure what to anticipate? Come ask your questions and hear some answers from graduate students like you!
Posted: March 26, 2019
The Drive to Digitize
One million images, yes. But also text and film and audio tape and….wires.
Posted: March 25, 2019
The Apprentice: A Conversation with Greg Miller
On March 28, Washington Post correspondent Greg Miller talks about his book The Apprentice: Trump, Russia, and the Subversion of American Democracy.
Posted: March 15, 2019
McKeldin and branch libraries will close for Spring Break
McKeldin and STEM Libraries will reopen on Thursday, March 21. Check hours at all locations.
Posted: March 15, 2019
Prange Promo Spring
SPRING AT PRANGE   DC's famous cherry blossoms, gifted by Japan as a symbol of friendship, are almost in bloom. What better way to celebrate than with a visit to the Prange Collection?
Posted: March 08, 2019