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Library Events

A guide with UMA Libraries' event information and Zoom links!

Library Events - Information & Zoom Links in Tabs

Representatives from the Maine Career Center are available at Katz Library the second Thursday of the month from 10 am-12 pm! They're also available virtually to students outside of Augusta. They can assist with career resources, job hunting, and resume writing.

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Event Info:
When: Mon, October 17 from 12:15-1 pm

Where: Recording Link -

Dr. Ellen Taylor read from her new poetry book called, Homelands, and discuss the art of writing.

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 Event Info:

 When: Wed., October 19 from 12-1 pm

             Thurs., October 20 from 7-8 pm

 Where: Zoom

 Some basics of academic research.

 Join either session!


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UMA Libraries presents a live viewing and discussion of the documentary, REBOUND.

REBOUND follows two women from starkly different circumstances as they rebound from incarceration and seek refuge and opportunity in academia. Struggling to recognize their worth and still reeling from years of trauma, these aspiring scholars navigate personal and financial insecurity, motherhood, and their own healing. As each leaps into the pursuit of higher education and self-transformation, they each find acceptance, sisterhood, and hope for a new life.

Live Event Info:
When: Wednesday, October 26th from 12-2:30 pm
Where: Farber Forum & Zoom

  • 12-12:10 pm - Introduction and prompts to consider when viewing.
  • 12:10-1:10 pm - Watch (live stream) the documentary.
  • 1:15-2:30 pm - Discussion in-person and via Zoom.

Refreshments will be provided!
Event sponsored by the College of Professional Studies, the College of Arts & Sciences, and WICCD (Women Invigorating Curriculum & Cultivating Diversity).

Accessibility Statement
The University provides reasonable accommodations to individuals with disabilities upon request. Any person with a disability who needs accommodations for a workshop should contact UMA Libraries at to submit a request. Due to the lead-time needed to arrange certain accommodations, individuals should submit their request no later 1 week before the event.