The Mardigian Library / Stamelos Gallery Center building is currently closed. We will reopen on Tuesday, September 1 with lobby only access for specific services (MeLCat, Interlibrary loan, reserves, student printing, checkouts, returns). Study space and the computer labs will not be available on September 1 but will follow later. Details regarding the reopening will be posted as they are available. Until we reopen, the Mardigian Library will continue to provide many library resources online as well as virtual research support. Librarians and Library Staff are available to answer questions from faculty, staff, and students during virtual library hours, either by chat, email, phone, or SMS. For further impact on library services, click here.

Virtual hours for Thursday, July 2 will end at 3 p.m. and there will be no virtual hours for the 4th of July holiday weekend (July 3 to 5).

Library Virtual Hours:
Monday-Thursday 8 am to 9 pm  |  Friday 8 am to 6 pm  |  Saturday & Sunday noon to 6 pm

The University of Michigan-Dearborn Covid-19 Archive

COVID-19: Share Your Experience

Link to COVID-19 three images of COVID experiences

MISSION:

The mission of the University of Michigan-Dearborn Covid-19 Archive is to collect, preserve, and make accessible the individual and institutional experiences of our campus community during the Covid-19 pandemic. Understanding not only the struggles people went through, but their achievements, and the ways the campus came together as a community to accomplish day-to-day tasks as well as unimaginable challenges.

GOALS:

  • To encourage that the materials collected by the University of Michigan-Dearborn community related to the Covid-19 pandemic are well organized and easily accessible.
  • To ensure that the collected materials are discoverable and to encourage their use for teaching and research purposes.
  • To produce digital and physical exhibitions that highlight the collected materials.

SUBMISSIONS:

The Mardigian Library is encouraging students, staff, and faculty to submit records of their personal experiences to contribute to the archives.

We invite you to share using this form:

  • Stories
  • Poems
  • Essays
  • Journal Entries
  • Blog Entries
  • Artwork including digital drawings, songs, videos, photos, images of 3-D artwork
  • Short films
  • Signage (e.g. social distancing, hand washing)
  • Flyers
  • Newsletters
  • Social Media posts/memes
  • Syllabi
  • Assignments
  • Recorded lectures
  • Emails

Did you know?

  • 3D Printer in the Library
  • The Mardigian Library has one LulzBot 3D printer and we offer a 3D printing service for current students, faculty, and staff of the University of Michigan-Dearborn.

  • Please visit our 3D Printing Service page for information on 3D printing, resources for students and faculty, and how to submit your 3D Print Requests.