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JOUR200 - Journalism History, Roles and Structures

Guide to Library research and resources to support Journalism 200.

UM Libraries - Locations and Hours

There are eight libraries in the University of Maryland system. Seven are at College Park, and one is at the Shady Grove Campus near Rockville.

Equipment Loan Program

Forget your laptop? Want to try out an e-book reader?

Borrow a laptop, e-reader, camera or charger through the Libraries Equipment Loan Program.

Four libraries on campus now offer equipment loan programs: McKeldin Library,  Library Media Services and the Science, Technology, Engineering and Mathematics Library

Though not all libraries offer the same equipment, the following types of devices are available for loan to students at the McKeldin Library Terrapin Learning Commons (TLC):

  • Laptops
  • Netbooks
  • Tablets 
  • E-book readers 
  • Cameras 
  • Noise-reduction headphones
  • Universal* laptop chargers
  • MacBook chargers 
  • HDMI and VGA cables 
  • HDMI and VGA adapters 
  • Universal USB phone chargers

Check TLC item availability online.

Journalism History Materials in Special Collections

Hornbake Library houses a variety of archival materials on journalism and journalism history:

Additional Special Collections

In addition to the materials housed at Hornbake related to journalism and journalism history, the Libraries have many other Special Collections to support your research: