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General Collection Citation

Material from Special Collections may be quoted or reproduced for personal and educational purposes, provided appropriate credit is given. Any commercial use of this material is prohibited without prior permission. When material from our archival collections is used in either manner, please use the prescribed form of citation:

[Document name, date; collection name; series number, box number, folder title]; University of Baltimore Langsdale Library Special Collections.

Example:
Permit, 22 February 1918; Baltimore Neighborhoods, Inc., Series II, Box 10, folder no. 20 – Building Permits, 1910-1918; University of Baltimore Langsdale Library Special Collections.

Abbreviated Citation

In subsequent citations from the same collection, this information can be abbreviated.

Example: 
Correspondence, 3 May 1922, BNI, Series III, Box 11, folder 20 – John Smith; UB.

Audiovisual Citation 

For audiovisual materials, please use the following credit line:

[Collection Name], University of Baltimore Langsdale Library Special Collections. 

Example: 
Robert Breck Chapman Collection, University of Baltimore Langsdale Library Special Collections.