Welcome to the repository for University of Maryland research.
The Digital Repository at the University of Maryland (DRUM) collects, preserves, and provides public access to the scholarly output of the university. Faculty and researchers can upload research products for rapid dissemination, global visibility and impact, and long-term preservation.
You can use DRUM to share and preserve a wide range of research products, such as:
- Articles, papers, books, and technical reports
- Data and code
- Supplemental material for journal articles
- Presentations and posters
- Theses and dissertations
To get started, review our short guide to submitting your research.
You can track views and downloads of your research, and everything in DRUM is indexed by Google and Google Scholar. You receive a permanent DOI for your items, making it easy for other researchers to cite your work.
Depositing research in DRUM can help you satisfy data management and sharing requirements from the NSF, NIH, and other funding agencies and journals.Submit
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UM Community-managed Collections
(2017-02)Precision agriculture relies on accurate maps of soil properties and yield potential to uncover high- and low-yielding sections of a field. Some of these maps are obtained by remote sensing (gathering information from a ...
(2016)The 2013 Office of Science and Technology Policy (OSTP) Memo on federally-funded research directed agencies with research and development budgets above $100 million to develop and release plans to increase and broaden ...
(2017-02-15)At the crux of most great literature lies a passionate desire between two lust-filled characters. The archetypal romance follows a predictable pattern: boy meets girl, boy woos girl, girl falls madly in love, and after ...
(2016)In the 1920s, women’s semi-professional baseball teams known as Bloomer Girls were a popular form of entertainment throughout the United States. One of the best female players of this era was Edith Houghton. Houghton had ...
How Well Do My Results Generalize? Comparing Security and Privacy Survey Results from MTurk and Web Panels to the U.S. (2017-02-21)Security and privacy researchers often rely on data collected from Amazon Mechanical Turk (MTurk) to evaluate security tools, to understand users' privacy preferences, to measure online behavior, and for other studies. ...