The University Archives serves as the collective memory of the University of Maryland, from the granting of the charter for the Maryland Agricultural College on March 6, 1856, to the present day.

Established by the Board of Regents in 1972, the Archives is the official repository for all of the university’s permanent records and actively gathers administrative files, university publications, photographs, audiovisual materials, and memorabilia that document all aspects of campus life.

Visit the University Archives website at www.lib.umd.edu/univarchives

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Journalism history

David Ottalini, Senior Media Relations Associate for the College of Journalism, has created a great new resource for the history of the college, a timeline on dipity called “Philip Merrill College of Journalism.” Check it out at www.dipity.com/MerrillCollegeUMD.

Coll of Journalism history timeline


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