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us: University of Maryland (College Park, Md.)



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    • us: Malilan da xue (College Park, Md.)
    • us: Merīrando Daigaku (College Park, Md.)
    • us: UM
    • us: University of Maryland (1997- )
    • us: University of Maryland, College Park (1997- )
    • us: University System of Maryland. University of Maryland
    • us: University System of Maryland. University of Maryland (College Park, Md.)
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    • found: Memorandum from R.W. Crawford, vice pres. for University Advancement, University of Maryland at College Park, June 3, 1997 (Maryland General Assembly passed legislation allowing this university to be known as University of Maryland, dropping the geographical tag "College Park"; name change takes effect July 1, 1997; style, accepted versions in order of preference: University of Maryland; University of Maryland, College Park; UM may be used as a second reference (UMCP, not accepted); publications should carry address that includes College Park, MD 20742)
    • found: Laws of Maryland, 1997 advance sheets: v. 3, p. 1654, etc. (Senate bill 113, Public Institutions of Higher Education--Renaming; by repealing and reenacting, with amendments, Article--Education, Section 12-101 to be under the amended title "Title 12. University System of Maryland"; constituent institutions ... University of Maryland College Park [i.e., University of Maryland at College Park, amended to] University of Maryland, College Park)
    • found: Proceedings of the Workshop on the Management and Disposal of Nuclear Waste, c2000: t.p. (University of Maryland [College Park, Md.]) p. 4 of cover (Malilan da xue [in Chinese characters])
    • found: Senryōka no kodomo bunka "1945-1949", 2001: t.p. (Merīrando Daigaku [in Japanese characters])
  • Editorial Notes

    • [This heading is appropriate for publications of the institution located at College Park and issued after June 30, 1997. Publications issued between July 1, 1988 and June 30, 1997 are entered under: University of Maryland at College Park.]
  • Change Notes

    • 1997-09-09: new
    • 2013-05-08: revised
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