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 Library Events Archive

These are the events that have been held in the Frederick Douglass Library or sponsored by the library. 



  • 13 - UMES Alumnae of Distinction: From Our Founding Programs Forward

Please join the Frederick Douglass Library for the grand opening of the new exhibit "UMES Alumnae of Distinction: From Our Founding Programs Forward" on Monday September 13 at 7:00 pm on the 2nd floor of the library.  A reception follows the opening.  Click Here for more information about the new exhibit.


  • 24 - Please join the Frederick Douglass Library for the workshop "Researching and Preserving African-American History", presented by Kimberly Conway Dumpson, J.D., CFRE.  Workshop will be held April 24, 2010 from 3 - 6 pm. 

Event Flyer 

  • 11 - 16 - Fine Forgiveness held as part of National Library Week

Informational Flyer 

  • 14 - Job Search Class held as part of National Library Week

Event Flyer 


  • 29 - Dr. Sims-Wood Speaks during Women's History Month Celebration

The Frederick Douglass Library will be hosting a stimulating program of historical significance on Monday, March 29, 2010, at our Auditorium from 7-9 pm.  The program is a presentation covering the early days of African American Women serving in the military and the challenges faced and overcome by them during that time. We are able to bring this presentation to you gratis, thanks to the Speaker’s Bureau of the Maryland Humanities Council.

Event Flyer          Dr. Sims-Wood Biography 

  • through March 15, 2010 - Exhibit "The Road to the Pros"

Exhibit Flyer - Exhibit Guide 1 - Exhibit Guide 2 

  • through March 15, 2010 - Exhibit "From Princess Anne to the Pros" - Exhibit Flyer 





  • 15 – From Princess Anne to the Pros - Event Flyer 
  • 14 - Hawks at Home Luncheon held as part of Founders Week
  • 4 - College Park "White Glove Gang" Visits UMES FDL - Article/Pictures 


  • 26 - Facul-Tea





updated 02/28/2011


Click Here to read About the Dean.

 Click Here to read Douglass Notes, Volume 6, no. 4 

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RefWorks is available now to all students, faculty and staff.  Click on the RefWorks logo to begin using it or Click Here for more information/tutorials.


UMES Yearbooks (1959 - 2009) Have Been Digitized

See the Special Collections web page for more information.