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
A gestational vulnerability window for smoking exposure and the increased risk of preterm birth: how timing and intensity of maternal smoking matter (BioMed Central, 2019-04-16)Background: Reducing the incidence of preterm birth is a national priority. Maternal cigarette smoking is strongly and consistently associated with preterm birth. The objective of this study was to examine prenatal exposure ...
Remarkable structural transformations of actin bundles are driven by their initial polarity, motor activity, crosslinking, and filament treadmilling (2019)Bundled actin structures play a key role in maintaining cellular shape, in aiding force transmission to and from extracellular substrates, and in affecting cellular motility. Recent studies have also brought to light new ...
(2019-06-11)Every year, the Continuing Resources & Database Management Division systematically renews the journal and serial subscriptions for the Library.There are many moving parts resulting in a multi-step, multi-month workflow. ...
(2020-04-04)Over the past fifty-five years, I have worked on problems related to dye dilution for the analysis of cardiac output, heat pipes as a high conductivity device, satellite attitude control, solar energy usage and design ...
(2019-06-11)User Services & Resource Sharing underwent a 4-month long process to delete the UPS address book and import an updated address book. In this presentation, we will discuss the problems that sparked the discussion, the ...