OGDI Annual Networking Reception, Dinner, and Resource Fair- September 5, 2017

You’re invited to attend the Office of Graduate Diversity and Inclusion’s Annual Networking Reception, Dinner, and Resource Fair! What: A chance to meet and network with other diverse graduate students and an opportunity to explore campus resources Who: Open to new Continue reading OGDI Annual Networking Reception, Dinner, and Resource Fair- September 5, 2017

International Student Airport Shuttle Schedule

Thank you to all students who RSVP’d for the International Student Airport Shuttle, we will be running the shuttle from Dulles International Airport (IAD) from August 3rd – August 20th, based on these responses. Don’t worry, if you haven’t registered Continue reading International Student Airport Shuttle Schedule

Student Spotlight: Interview with Amira in America creator

Check out this interview by the American Library Association Office for Diversity, Literacy, and Outreach Services with Liz Laribee, creator of Amira in America along with Andrea Castillo, Carmen Collins, and Dolly Martino. Amira in America was created as part of the Continue reading Student Spotlight: Interview with Amira in America creator

Lunch & Learn: Intellectual Property- April 18, 2017

Join us for next week’s workshop on intellectual property! Join us for a discussion about when you can claim ownership of research, publications, inventions and data.  Your questions will answered by Felicia Metz, Esq, of UMD’s Office of Technology Commercialization.  Continue reading Lunch & Learn: Intellectual Property- April 18, 2017

Lecture: Sustainable Collection Management- April 26, 2017

SUSTAINABLE COLLECTION MANAGEMENT:  Enabling the Transformation of Libraries Matt Barnes Director of Sustainable Collection Services at OCLCApril 26, 2017 (Wednesday) 3:00 – 4:30 pm McKeldin Library 6137 (Special Events Room) Academic libraries have endured as centers of learning and research because they have continually evolved to meet the needs Continue reading Lecture: Sustainable Collection Management- April 26, 2017

2017 Society for Textual Scholarship Conference at MITH- May 31-June 2, 2017

Registration is now open for the 2017 Society for Textual Scholarship conference, Textual Embodiments, to be hosted by the Maryland Institute for Technology in the Humanities (MITH) at the University of Maryland, from May 31 – June 2. The conference will concern Continue reading 2017 Society for Textual Scholarship Conference at MITH- May 31-June 2, 2017

Call for Nominations: William G. Wilson Staff Excellence Award

Each year, Maryland’s iSchool celebrates the extraordinary contributions that our former colleague, Bill Wilson, made to the College by recognizing one remarkable staff member whose work exemplifies his spirit. The “Bill Wilson Spirit” is committed to Maryland’s iSchool, its people, Continue reading Call for Nominations: William G. Wilson Staff Excellence Award