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The DEEPFAKE
THE DEEPFAKE On October 24th, the University Libraries presents an Interdisciplinary Dialogue panel discussing the possibilities of "deepfakes".
Posted: October 16, 2019
Speaking of Books, Architecture
ICONIC PLANNED COMMUNITIES Join Mary Corbin Sies, Isabelle Gournay and Cindy Frank on October 24th to discuss the past, present and future of planned communities around the world.
Posted: October 16, 2019
NVIVO
NVIVO WORKSHOP This Wednesday, drop in at 11:30 for a workshop on NVivo, a qualitative data analytics and organizational tool.
Posted: October 11, 2019
Search Strategy
SEARCH STRATEGY DESIGN This Tuesday, demystify search strategy for systemic review with help from librarians.
Posted: October 11, 2019
wagferwell
THERAPY DOGS IN MCKELDIN Join us Friday, October 18th 1-3pm in McKeldin 2109 for a Wags for Wellness event. De-stress with doggies!
Posted: October 11, 2019
CQ Curating Digital Presence
CURATING YOUR DIGITAL PRESENCE This Tuesday at 11:00, work on approaching social media and engaging in online conversations among and as a professional. Bring a laptop!
Posted: October 11, 2019
Spiro T. Agnew recordings now online
The digital collection contains over 700 hours of Vice President Spiro T. Agnew’s political speeches, press conferences, and more.
Posted: October 10, 2019
PrangeLunchTalk
CLEAN MINDS, MESSY REALITIES Please join the Miller Center and UMD Libraries on Tuesday, October 8th for a lunch conversation with Timothy Smith, recipient of a Twentieth Century Japan Research Award in the Gordon W. Prange Collection.
Posted: October 02, 2019
FRL R. David Lankes
DATA, MEDIA, AND SOCIETY R. David Lankes talks about open access, scholarly communication, and the need for advocacy around data in all aspects of higher education.
Posted: October 02, 2019
Common Quandaries Workshops
Sign up for a workshop to sharpen your skills: Writing Literature Reviews, Curating Your Digital Presence, and more.
Posted: September 30, 2019
Faculty news filter now live
Quickly find faculty news items using a new filter in our newsroom.
Posted: September 30, 2019
MPT Exhibit Opening
OPENING RECEPTION Visit the MPT exhibit opening reception, Saturday, October 5th at 5pm in Hornbake Library North.
Posted: September 26, 2019
Jessica Enoch Speaking of Books
WOMEN AT WORK Associate Professor Jessica Enoch discusses her new book, in which she investigates how constructions of the home have both affected women’s entrance into the workforce.
Posted: September 26, 2019
Campus closing early this Friday
All campus libraries will close at noon on Friday, Sept. 27. Check the Penn State game FAQ for class schedule and parking information.
Posted: September 25, 2019
latexforbeginners
LaTeX FOR BEGINNERS This workshop will introduce participants to the basics of LaTeX, a free document preparation system that is used across a number of technical fields.
Posted: September 23, 2019
CQGIT
GIT WORKSHOP Ever wanted to find the 'final' version of a document or track your own changes without a million different files? Check out this workshop on GIT.
Posted: September 23, 2019
Gis Story Slider
CAMPUS STORY MAP Explore the evolution of our campus from 1856 to today through this GIS-enhanced article.
Posted: September 23, 2019
Hornbake Library Open House
Share a cup of tea with Special Collections and University Archives staff at their fall open house featuring items inspired by UMD's First Year Book, "Demagoguery and Democracy." 
Posted: September 19, 2019
First Wags for Wellness event of the semester
THERAPY DOGS IN MCKELDIN Join us Friday 1-3pm in McKeldin 2109 for the first Wags for Wellness event of the semester.
Posted: September 19, 2019
Gale Data Breach
Gale, one of our major publishers, experienced a data breach. Some user names and email addresses were exposed.
Posted: September 17, 2019
The Future of Deepfakes
Hany Farid of UC Berkeley, Danielle Citron of Boston University, and Dan Russell of Google discuss deepfakes -- the use of artificial intelligence to fabricate video and audio of people doing and saying things they never did or said.
Posted: September 16, 2019
A Conversation with Dan Russell
JOIN THE CONVERSATION September 26, Dan Russell will discuss his new book, The Joy of Search: A Google Insider’s Guide to Going Beyond the Basics.
Posted: September 16, 2019
TTCC
TESTUDO TIME CAPSULE CHALLENGE Follow Jim Henson's footsteps to learn campus history and win prizes! Follow our Instagram for more info.
Posted: September 11, 2019
MSPAL Henson Exhibit
INSPIRED! JIM HENSON AT MARYLAND explores Henson's student days at UMD. Visit this exhibit at the Michelle Smith Performing Arts Library.
Posted: September 06, 2019
Speaking of Books Ming Hu
NET ZERO ENERGY BUILDING. Assistant Professor Ming Hu discusses sustainable building practices Sept 18, 12:15pm, Architecture Library.
Posted: September 06, 2019