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ART@601 Exhibit & Reception at HS/HSL

Our upcoming exhibit, 21 Years of Art at the HS/HSL, will showcase selected artworks from past exhibits. It runs from December 10, 2018 through February 22, 2019. Throughout the past 21 years, art exhibits of paintings, sculpture, photography, and more have … Continue reading

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HS/HSL Spring Hours

            Early Morning Study Between 6 a.m. and 8 a.m., Monday through Friday, enter through the SMC Campus Center with your UMB ID or UMMC ID. Library services and access to classrooms begin at 8 … Continue reading

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The Library Genie Heard Your Requests…

        During the month of October, the Library Genie asked for your top three library wishes. We have received your requests and are looking at ways to grant your wishes. The Genie heard your calls for free … Continue reading

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HS/HSL Winter Holiday Hours

          Holidays and Exceptions to Regular Hours Monday – Thursday December 17th-20th, 2018 6:00 a.m. – 1:00 a.m. Friday December 21, 2018 6:00 a.m. – 8:00 p.m. Saturday December 22, 2018 8:00 a.m. – 5:00 p.m. … Continue reading

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Free Coffee Breaks for Students! December 18 & 19

              We know finals are here and it’s stressing you out, so the Library is offering free coffee to students this Tuesday and Wednesday. Come and grab a cup while it lasts! Evening Coffee … Continue reading

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December Edition of Connective Issues Is Here

          In this issue: A Celebration of 21 Years at the HS/HSL – “21@601” Celebrating 21 Years of Art at the HS/HSL The New Booths Are Here! The New Booths Are Here! VisualDx is available at … Continue reading

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Historical Collections: Gift of 1923 Bausch & Lomb Microscope

                On Monday, November 5, 2018, the Historical Collection of the HS/HSL received a 1923 Bausch & Lomb Microscope from Anne Elizabeth Langalis, Granddaughter of Dr. Walter Hal Shealy. Dr. Walter Hal Shealy … Continue reading

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Historical Moment: Baltimore’s 1893 Fire, 125 Years Later, UMB Campus Damaged

                  Sanborn Fire Insurance Map from Baltimore, Baltimore County, Maryland. Sanborn Map Company; Vol. 1, 1890. Map. https://www.loc.gov/item/sanborn03573_001/. On Saturday, December 2, 1893, a devastating fire broke out in Baltimore.  Burning across … Continue reading

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HS/HSL Hours Over Thanksgiving Holiday

            HS/HSL Holiday Hours Wednesday, Nov. 21st      6am – 6pm Thursday, Nov. 22nd          Closed Friday, Nov. 23rd                Closed We will return to our regular schedule on Saturday, November 24th.

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The University of Maryland, Baltimore in World War I

November 11, 2018 marks the 100th anniversary of Armistice Day, the day World War I came to an end.  In 1954 the United States renamed the holiday Veteran’s Day to honor and celebrate all those who have served in a … Continue reading

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