Celebrate Archives this October with Projects from UBalt Special Collections & Archives

American Archives Month

We’ve had a busy year in the archives. During the COVID-19 pandemic and campus closure throughout 2020 and spring 2021, UBalt Special Collections & Archives shifted services online, focusing on digital projects and services for the research community. We began Continue reading Celebrate Archives this October with Projects from UBalt Special Collections & Archives

Celebrate with AFRAM

Stage Level at AFRAM 1977

The COVID-19 pandemic halted a number of regular public events and gatherings throughout 2020. One year later, we are still being careful, but finding as many ways as possible to resume our normal celebrations, festivals, and events online, in-person, both. Continue reading Celebrate with AFRAM

Behind the Stacks: Meet the Library with Thomas Dettling

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 Behind the Stacks: Meet the Library with Thomas Dettling

Celebrate the History of Baltimore’s LGBTQ Community

Celebrate PRIDE Month this June and all year long as you learn about Baltimore’s LGBTQ+ history and community. The Gay, Lesbian, Bisexual and Transgender Community Center of Baltimore and Central Maryland Records (GLCCB) document the history and work of an Continue reading Celebrate the History of Baltimore’s LGBTQ Community

Celebrate Juneteenth 2021

Juneteenth 2021 graphic

The History of Juneteenth Juneteenth celebrates African American freedom from slavery in the U.S. and is the oldest holiday celebrating Emancipation in the country. The holiday honors June 19, 1865, when Major General Gordon Granger led Union soldiers into Galveston, Texas Continue reading Celebrate Juneteenth 2021

Academic Success Services for Summer Sessions

Academic Success Services

The Writing Center is now open for the summer sessions. Make an appointment using the appointment tool or upload your drafted work to the OWL (Online Writing Lab). If you have any questions or writing needs, please email writing@ubalt.edu. The MSC (Math & Continue reading Academic Success Services for Summer Sessions

Behind the Stacks: Meet the Library with Mary McKinley

Photograph of Mary McKinley, Special Collections & Archives Spring 2021 Intern

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 Behind the Stacks: Meet the Library with Mary McKinley

Commencement Flashback with the Archives

Congratulations, 2020 and 2021 graduates! The 2020-2021 commencement this spring is completely online and will recognize Spring 2021 grads along with Spring 2020 and Fall 2020 grads. RLB Library hopes you, your friends, and your family members enjoy all of Continue reading Commencement Flashback with the Archives