Events

Library Fair and Forum (Nov. 7-9, 2017), Yokohama, Japan

On November 7~9, 2017, Kana Jenkins, the Prange Collection Coordinator, presented a poster at the 19th Library Fair and Forum, held at Yokohama, Japan.  The Library Fair and Forum is the biggest annual conference for all library staff in Japan.  The poster was entitled, “The Gordon W. Prange Collection: Materials that are accessible in Japan.”  […]

Featured labor-related item: “Rodo kyoyaku to dantai kosho”

In conjunction with the exhibition, “For Liberty, Justice, and Equality: Unions Making History in America,” we will be featuring labor-related materials from the Prange Collection. The exhibit, which draws upon materials from the labor collections in Special Collections and University Archives at the University of Maryland, will be on display in the Maryland Room Gallery […]

Featured labor-related material – “Labor”

In conjunction with the exhibition, “For Liberty, Justice, and Equality: Unions Making History in America,” we will be featuring labor-related materials from the Prange Collection.  The exhibit, which draws upon materials from the labor collections of Special Collections and University Archives at the University of Maryland, will be on display in the Maryland Room Gallery […]

Ehime University students visit the Prange Collection

On September 14, the Prange Collection welcomed a group of Ehime University students from Japan.  The students took a tour of the Prange stacks and viewed a display of original materials, including magazines, newspapers, and books.  They also viewed the scanning of the Prange Collection books and then had an opportunity to share their thoughts […]

Exhibit on the Japanese Constitution

Check out the Prange Collection exhibit of materials related to the Constitution of Japan!  “The Japanese Constitution Turns 70!” commemorates the 70th anniversary of the Constitution’s enactment. The exhibit is on display in the Maryland Room on the first floor of Hornbake Library North through October 2017.  Displayed items include: Tentative Revision of the Meiji […]

Yamamoto Shuguro Exhibition at the Kanagawa Museum of Modern Art

An exhibition on Yamamoto Shugoro/山本周五郎 (1903-1967) and his work will open on September 30, 2017 at the Kanagawa Museum of Modern Literature.  The exhibition commemorates the 50th anniversary of Yamamoto’s death.   Materials acquired since the museum’s previous exhibition on Yamamoto in 1991 will be on display.  A reproduction of one item from the Prange Collection will […]

An exhibition at the Hornbake Library: “For Liberty, Justice, and Equality: Unions Making History in America”

The labor study collection at the Special Collections and the University Archives, University of Maryland Libraries, currently presents an exhibition at the Maryland Room Gallery in the Hornbake Library North, University of Maryland.  The exhibition, “For Liberty, Justice, and Equality: Unions Making History in America,” will be available for public between September 2017 through July […]