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UMBC Staff & Faculty Resources

Textbook Adoptions, Course Materials, Books and Special Orders
  • Visit the Faculty Textbook Adoption Information Page for complete details about submitting textbook information for courses you teach or coordinate.
  • For information on the UMBC Course Material Initiative, also known as CMI, click here.
  • Book Signings: We will coordinate book signings and sales for your author events. Contact Patricia Jenkins at
  • Faculty Authors: Let us know when you publish a book so that we may add it to our faculty author catalog.
  • Special Orders: We will attempt to procure any book you need, even if it's out-of-print. Contact our special order department by phone at 410-455-3863 or email
  • Let us know if you will use a certain supply in your class by contacting our supplies department at 410-455-3807 or emailing
Additional Services
  • Postage stamps are sold by the book and available at the cash registers in the store.
  • Notary public service: $2.00.
  • Regalia for convocation and commencement. Call 410-455-3807 or email with questions.
  • Black & Gold Fridays: Wear UMBC school colors black & gold into the Bookstore on the last Friday of each month and receive 20% off any black & gold apparel.
  • Greeting cards, balloons, wrapping paper, gift bags, UMBC Bookstore gift cards, as well as gift cards from leading national retailers are available in the gifts department.
  • Executive gifts and professional wear products are of special interest to staff and faculty.
Department Forms
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