In archives and libraries “the stacks” refers to the many resources held by a repository for students and researchers to use. Librarians, archivists, and others work hard to preserve and make these resources and collections accessible and to create a Continue reading A Look Behind the Stacks: Meet the Library with Debbie Li
You’ve just been handed an assignment in your HIST 295 class to research the life and times of a person from the past. You can’t help but feel the dread creeping into your core—how and where to go to find Continue reading Going Back in Time … with Newspapers.com
In recognition of Pulitzer and Nobel Prize-winning author Toni Morrison, who was a keynote speaker here at the University of Baltimore in 2011, the RLB LIbrary would like to highlight a few of the 11 novels, nine non-fiction works, and Continue reading Tribute to Toni Morrison (1931-2019)
If you are looking for something to read this summer, check out the RLB Library’s new e-book collection, the eBook Comprehensive Academic Collection by EBSCOHost. As a UB student, staff or faculty member, you have access to over 200,000 unlimited user Continue reading Just in Time for Summer!
When you think of bookmobiles, you probably wouldn’t consider this mode: The Mongolian Children’s Mobile Library exists through the efforts of publisher and translator Dashdondog Jambyn, who takes children’s books by camel to nomadic herding communities and remote parts of the Continue reading It’s National Bookmobile Day!
What would you do if you were accused of a crime you didn’t commit? And then given a sentence to die in a gas chamber? Before 1985, in the state of Maryland, there was not much you could do. You Continue reading Bloodsworth