The HSHSL's Historical Collections continues to add materials to our department. Donations of pertinent materials are always welcome. For information on donations please see our gift policy and contact the historical collections librarian.
Historical Collections Usage Policy:
The HSHSL's Historical Collections are open to use by all patrons. Patrons will be asked to use proper handling and care of the collections including but not limited to the use of archival gloves, pencils, etc. Users will also be asked to refrain from eating and drinking, while in the reading room. Patron's personal items, such as bags, jackets and coats, will be stored in a separate location to protect the collections from theft.
Historical Context Note:
The Health Sciences and Human Services Library Historical Collections' strives to provide broad access to our diverse collections both in person and digitally. Materials in our collections appear as they originally were published or created and may contain offensive or inappropriate language or images and may be offensive to users. The University of Maryland, Baltimore does not endorse the views expressed in these materials. Materials should be viewed in the context in which they were created.