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Register Now for the First Annual UMB Teaching With Technology Day!

Join colleagues for a day focused on effective ways technology can be used in higher education. Continue reading

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Whiteboard Project: Do You Say…?

                          Debate over.  We say, “I put on my sneakers to go to the store to buy a soda, lollipop, and sub then had a sip of H2O at … Continue reading

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Historical Collection: Cordell Poem “The Library”

                In celebration of National Poetry Month and National Library Week, we would like to share a poem that was found in our Historical Collection.  The poem was written by Martha Cordell Jeffers.  … Continue reading

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New Exhibit – Scarred for Life: Every Scar Tells a Story

                    A fascinating exhibit by artist Ted Meyer will be on display at the HS/HSL’s Weise Gallery from April 4 to June 22, 2018. Ted Meyer is a nationally recognized artist, … Continue reading

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Whiteboard Project: Preferred Study Environment

                            So, you like the sound of … SILENCE.  We do our best to keep the library a study friendly place: free earplugs, designated quiet floors, poster … Continue reading

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Historical Highlights: Blaustein Donations

                In December, the HS/HSL’s Historical Collections received a remarkable donation from Dr. Mordecai Blaustein. Dr. Blaustein, a long-time professor of physiology and medicine at the University of Maryland School of Medicine, has … Continue reading

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March Edition of Connective Issues Newsletter

          Stay up to date with HS/HSL news!  In this issue: A Little About the All of Us Research Program BrowZine Has Arrived Maker Expo Recap Library Genie Grants a Wish Historical Highlights: Blaustein Donations Scarred for Life: … Continue reading

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Library Closing at 3:00PM Due to Inclement Weather

              Due to the inclement weather, the UMB campus and HS/HSL library will be closing at 3:00PM on Tuesday, March 20th.  Please contact the UMB Campus Alerts page for information about campus opening times … Continue reading

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Intermittent Network Outage: 3/19, 2PM-6PM and 3/20, 11AM-3PM

UM network engineers have scheduled intermittent network outages for the following dates/times.  The following resources will be affected:  off-campus access to e-resources, access to the library catalog, the FindIt button in database results, and availability information in OneSearch. Monday, March … Continue reading

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Whiteboard Project: Do You Have Any Phobias?

                        Yes, yes, you do.  Acrophobia (fear of heights) is the winner with 22 votes, followed closely by claustrophobia (fear of enclosed places) with 21 votes.  Just looking at … Continue reading

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