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Theatre & Performance Studies Research Guide

Your guide to Theatre & Performance Studies resources in the UM Libraries!

Nonprint Media Library

You will notice that 99% of all the films and videos owned by the UM Libraries are located in the Nonprint Media Library in the basement of Hornbake.


Nonprint Media provides a centralized service station: it is equipped to play almost any format of video or film imaginable and can accomodate anywhere from 1 veiwer to 60 viewers.

Contacting Nonprint

Nonprint Media

0300 Hornbake Library,
University of Maryland College Park, MD 20742
Phone: 301-405-9236
FAX: 301-314-9419

Using Nonprint Materials

Most materials are non-circulating and must be viewed on-site. 

However, if you need to take a video to class to show as part of a presentation, you can request an External Loan

Nonprint also has video equipment available for use.

See links below for more information.