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Robert Sanford co-editor of River Voices

USM storytellers collaborate for new book about the Presumpscot River

USM Professor of Environmental Science and Policy Robert Sanford co-edited the recently published book “River Voices: Perspectives on the Presumpscot” — and he had a raft of USM faculty and staff collaborators on board for the project.

USM ID For Library Building Access

A reminder that a current USM ID will be required to access library buildings and services this semester.
Curbside Pickup

Library Curbside Pickup

Beginning Monday July 20, USM Libraries will offer curbside pickup in Portland of books from the USM collection (Portland & LAC) as well as those from the UMS System Libraries, including UMaine.

Free Internet access for Students

Free Internet Access for Students

MMPA: Celebrating 10 Years and 100 Maine Photo Collectors

USM Libraries and the Maine Museum of Photographic Arts present "MMPA: Celebrating 10 Years and 100 Maine Photo Collectors," on display on the 5th floor of Glickman Library 2/13/20 - 5/16/20. Opening reception on 5th Floor of Glickman Library on Thursday, February 13th from 6pm - 8pm. Artist talk on 7th Floor of Glickman Library on Thursday, April 16th from 6pm - 8pm.
Molly Graham

Oral history is built around people – Franco-American Collection hosts a January 11 seminar

Franco-American Collection (FAC) at the University of Southern Maine Lewiston Auburn College (USM LAC) is in the process of collecting oral histories to prepare for a March exhibit

Friends of the RMFA Exhibition

"Friends of the RMFA Exhibition," an art show featuring multimedia works from many different artists, is on display on the 7th Floor of Glickman Library from November 1st to December 30th, 2019.
Gerald Talbot and USM President Glenn Cummings

USM honors Gerald Talbot, Maine’s first African-American legislator, with Talbot Fellow 

The University of Southern Maine honored the extraordinary life and work of Gerald E. Talbot, Maine’s first African-American legislator, with the creation of a new teaching fellow, who is examining race in Maine.
Open Textbook Network

USM Libraries Join the Open Textbook Network

The University of Southern Maine Libraries has joined The Open Textbook Network (OTN), a national consortium of colleges and universities working together to promote and develop open educational resources (OER).

The Barbara Morris Goodbody Collection

The Barbara Goodbody Collection will be open for public viewing from 6/27/19 thru 10/30/19. Opening reception Thursday, 6/27/19 from 6-8pm, 5th floor Glickman Library.