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Textbooks, Syllabi, and Grades


Course Textbooks

Textbook requirements are posted by the instructor, usually three weeks prior to the course start date. Your course may or may not require a textbook, and you will need to periodically check the link below to see if the instructor has posted a textbook. Textbooks may be purchased from any textbook store or online vendor.

  1. Visit: Testudo
  2. Select Schedule of Classes.
  3. Select the appropriate term.
  4. Select Course Listing.
  5. Select the course/department acronym, e.g., ANTH for Anthropology.
  6. Find the course.
  7. Select Books.

Course Syllabi

UMD maintains a Syllabus Repository by term/session and course. Posted on Testudo (online Schedule of Classes), the Syllabus Repository is a PDF provided by the course instructor. If the course/section instructor has not posted a PDF, contact the instructor directly. 

  • Visit: identity.umd.edu/search
  • Enter the instructor’s last name.
  • For multiple search results: Determine the department associated with the course.
  • Questions? Contact oes@umd.edu.

Course Grades

Questions? Contact Us