Welcome to the Campus Guide for the 2012-2013 First Year Book, The Influencing Machine by Brooke Gladstone (illustrated by Josh Neufeld). This guide will support your research of The Influencing Machine by providing useful search tips and resources in the tabs above:
About the Author and Illustrator: Find out more information about Brooke Gladstone and Josh Neufeld
Research Using WorldCat UMD: Develop your search skills and learn useful tips to find resources related to The Influencing Machine using WorldCat UMD
Research Using Special Collections: Learn how to find primary sources related to the book from the rare and historical Special Collections, located in the Maryland Room on the first floor of Hornbake Library North.
Journalism and Media Studies: Use these recommended databases and links to find information about The Influencing Machine related to Journalism and Media Studies.
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Thank you to author Brooke Gladstone for speaking at the Hoff Theater in the Stamp Student Union, October 16, at 4 pm. We are honored that you came to our campus!
About the Influencing Machine
The Maryland Room
Located on the first floor of Hornbake Library North, the Maryland Room serves as the reading room for Special Collections and University Archives. All materials from our collections must be viewed in the reading room.
The Maryland Room is open to University of Maryland students, faculty, and staff; faculty, students, and staff from other colleges and universities; local, national, and international scholars; and members of the general public. You do not need an appointment to view materials in the Maryland Room.
Materials accessed in the Maryland Room are only available to view in the reading room, and do not circulate. For directions, hours, and other information, please visit the Maryland Room homepage.