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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
Prange Promo Talk
New Women for Democratic Japan: Rise of the Japanese University Student in the Occupation Era. Please join us for a lunch conversation.
Posted: September 06, 2019
Open Access Publishing Fund
The UMD Libraries is now accepting applications for the Open Access Publishing Fund for 2019-2020.
Posted: September 04, 2019
We're closed on Labor Day
McKeldin Library and branch libraries will be closed on Monday 9/2 in observance of Labor Day.
Posted: August 27, 2019
Social science data now available
ICPSR, the world's largest collection of digital social sciences data, is now available for campus-wide access through a partnership between the College of Behavioral & Social Sciences and the University Libraries.
Posted: August 21, 2019
WELCOME TO UMD LIBRARIES Get tips from former Terps for campus fun & success.
WELCOME TO UMD LIBRARIES Get tips from former Terps for campus fun & success.
Posted: August 21, 2019
BORROW LAPTOPS, CHARGERS, and more. See what's available here.
BORROW LAPTOPS, CHARGERS, and more. See what's available here.
Posted: August 21, 2019
Looking for an ILL due date?
You can now view the due dates of all checked-out items in a single location.
Posted: July 30, 2019
Summer Reading
READ FOR FUN   Summer is here! Looking for some lighter fare? Click to view a selection of graphic novels or visit the McKeldin Library lobby to find current bestsellers.
Posted: June 18, 2019
Library Media Services has merged with McKeldin Library
Relocation of LMS collections, services, and staff is currently underway.
Posted: June 13, 2019
FrankenTerp Challenge wins Best in Show
Campaign highlighting 200th anniversary of Shelley's Frankenstein wins two awards at ALADN Conference.
Posted: June 04, 2019
Brush up on your skills during the summer
Learn software, business and creative skills through high-quality instructional videos.
Posted: May 29, 2019
Library research on display
Join us June 11 for lightning talks, presentations and workshops highlighting innovative library research and initiatives.
Posted: May 29, 2019
Dr. Adriene Lim to lead the Libraries
NEW DEAN ANNOUNCED The University of Maryland has selected Dr. Adriene Lim to lead the University Libraries, effective August 19.
Posted: May 27, 2019
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