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McKeldin Library

McKeldin Library is the main library on campus. It offers a wide variety of services, spaces, and collections to support research, teaching, and learning across disciplines.

Week of Sunday, August 7

McKeldin (Main)
Sunday, August 7 2:00PM - 10:00PM
Monday, August 8 8:00AM - 10:00PM
Tuesday, August 9 8:00AM - 10:00PM
Wednesday, August 10 8:00AM - 10:00PM
Thursday, August 11 8:00AM - 10:00PM
Friday, August 12 8:00AM - 6:00PM
Saturday, August 13 10:00AM - 6:00PM

Get help at one of our two service desks whenever McKeldin is open (including during Late Night Study):

We offer a wide range of technology, including: 

Several campus units provide services within McKeldin, each with their own hours of operation: 

McKeldin is home to several collections, including:

  • General Collection (Stacks and Folio)
  • East Asia Collection (Chinese, Japanese, and Korean language print materials) 
  • Government Documents and Maps 
  • Juvenile Collection (children’s books)
  • Media collection (Bluray, DVD, VHS, and Laserdisc) 
  • Periodicals (journals, magazines, newspapers, and microform) 
  • Popular Reading Collection (novels and audiobooks)
  • Reference Collection

Need help finding books or other items?

  • Search WorldCatUMD -- you can filter search results to limit to McKeldin, if desired 
  • Use the floor plans to find items on the shelf using their collection and call number [link]
  • Ask for help at the Library Services Desk

Learn more about the Libraries’ collections.

 

McKeldin has lots of places to study, including: 

As well as other specialty spaces to serve a variety of needs:

*Students are also welcome to study in these spaces when there are no scheduled classes/events. 

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