Libraries News and Events

Boost the ’Cuse (#BoostCuse): Syracuse University’s first-ever Giving Day happens on October 17

Boost the ’Cuse (#BoostCuse) is Syracuse University’s first-ever giving day—a 24-hour giving campaign focused on participation that begins  at 12:01 a.m. on Tuesday, October 17, 2017.  The campaign goal is to to inspire at least 1,870 alumni, parents, students, faculty, staff, and friends to make a gift to Syracuse University. Continue Reading →

Bird Library offers extended hours during midterms, October 13 – 22

In collaboration with the Student Association, Bird Library be open for extended hours during fall semester midterms, including the weekends of October 14-15 and October 21-22. During this period, Bird Library will be open until midnight on Friday nights, open at 9 a.m.on both Saturdays and Sundays, and stay open Continue Reading →

Where Have All the Alphabets Gone? Disappearing Traditional Writing Systems and the Worldwide Loss of Cultural identity

“Where Have All the Alphabets Gone?”, talk by Tim Brookes on Friday, November 3, 2017, 10:00 – 11:30 a.m. in 114 Bird Library. Continue Reading →

University Archives to host Pan Am Flight 103/Lockerbie Air Disaster Open Archives

To commemorate Remembrance Week 2017, the Libraries will host two Pan Am Flight 103/Lockerbie Air Disaster Open Archives sessions. Join archivist Vanessa St.Oegger-Menn for an open viewing of selected materials from the Archives. The Archive includes paper-based materials, correspondence, government reports and legislation, photographs, artwork, audio visual material, as well Continue Reading →

Libraries to offer series of events for Open Access Week, October 23 – 29

Today’s scholarly publishing landscape is broad and inclusive of many publication choices, based upon format, copyright, and more. With evidence showing the citation advantage of Open Access (OA), the Syracuse University Libraries are celebrating Open Access Week International this year. Come join us for lectures throughout the week on a Continue Reading →

Looking for creators for ‘Cuse Market, October 20 at Bird Library

the Blackstone LaunchPad id seeking participants for annual ‘Cuse Market on October 20 in Bird Library. Continue Reading →

Potential Resources for Review in October

Syracuse University Libraries welcomes feedback about the following resources for which we currently have trial access through the end of October 2017. Continue Reading →

Goudy@Syracuse opening reception on October 5

An opening reception for the exhibition Goudy@Syracuse: A Legacy by Design will be held on Thursday, October 5 from 4:30 – 6 p.m. on the 6th floor of Bird Library, in conjunction with Orange Central. Continue Reading →

Breuer materials featured in Queens Museum exhibition

A selection of drawings from the Marcel Breuer Papers at Syracuse University’s Special Collections Research Center are featured in the current exhibition at the Queens Museum in Flushing Meadow. Continue Reading →

Additional Fall Experts@Syracuse Training Sessions

The Office of Research and the Syracuse University Libraries will host two additional training sessions for Experts@Syracuse. Continue Reading →

Boost the ’Cuse (#BoostCuse): Syracuse University’s first-ever Giving Day happens on October 17

By Pamela McLaughlin | October 11, 2017

Boost the ’Cuse (#BoostCuse) is Syracuse University’s first-ever giving day—a 24-hour giving campaign focused on participation that begins  at 12:01 a.m. on Tuesday, October 17, 2017.  The campaign goal is to to inspire at least 1,870 alumni, parents, students, faculty, staff, and friends to make a gift to Syracuse University. Continue Reading →

Bird Library offers extended hours during midterms, October 13 – 22

By Pamela McLaughlin | October 10, 2017

In collaboration with the Student Association, Bird Library be open for extended hours during fall semester midterms, including the weekends of October 14-15 and October 21-22. During this period, Bird Library will be open until midnight on Friday nights, open at 9 a.m.on both Saturdays and Sundays, and stay open Continue Reading →

Where Have All the Alphabets Gone? Disappearing Traditional Writing Systems and the Worldwide Loss of Cultural identity

By Pamela McLaughlin | October 10, 2017

“Where Have All the Alphabets Gone?”, talk by Tim Brookes on Friday, November 3, 2017, 10:00 – 11:30 a.m. in 114 Bird Library. Continue Reading →

University Archives to host Pan Am Flight 103/Lockerbie Air Disaster Open Archives

By Pamela McLaughlin | October 9, 2017

To commemorate Remembrance Week 2017, the Libraries will host two Pan Am Flight 103/Lockerbie Air Disaster Open Archives sessions. Join archivist Vanessa St.Oegger-Menn for an open viewing of selected materials from the Archives. The Archive includes paper-based materials, correspondence, government reports and legislation, photographs, artwork, audio visual material, as well Continue Reading →

Libraries to offer series of events for Open Access Week, October 23 – 29

By Pamela McLaughlin | October 6, 2017

Today’s scholarly publishing landscape is broad and inclusive of many publication choices, based upon format, copyright, and more. With evidence showing the citation advantage of Open Access (OA), the Syracuse University Libraries are celebrating Open Access Week International this year. Come join us for lectures throughout the week on a Continue Reading →

Looking for creators for ‘Cuse Market, October 20 at Bird Library

By Pamela McLaughlin | October 6, 2017

the Blackstone LaunchPad id seeking participants for annual ‘Cuse Market on October 20 in Bird Library. Continue Reading →

New research guide in support of Charlottesville Teach-In

By Pamela McLaughlin | October 4, 2017

A new research guide, created by subject librarian Bonnie Ryan, is available to support those interested in further exploration following the Charlottesville Teach-In on October 3, 2017. See http://researchguides.library.syr.edu/charlottesvilleteachin For more information, contact Bonnie Ryan at bcryan@syr.edu.

Potential Resources for Review in October

By Julie Sharkey | October 4, 2017

Syracuse University Libraries welcomes feedback about the following resources for which we currently have trial access through the end of October 2017. Continue Reading →

Weekly Social Entrepreneurship Impact Hour with Syeisha Monquesse Byrd kicks off Thursday at 2 p.m.

By Pamela McLaughlin | September 26, 2017

A Social Entrepreneurship Impact Hour with Syeisha Monquesse Byrd, Director of Engagement Programs at Hendricks Chapel, will take place on Thursdays from 2 to 3 p.m. in the Blackstone LaunchPad. Continue Reading →

JoVE Unlimited Trial

By Julie Sharkey | September 26, 2017

Trial access to the JoVE Unlimited is available through October 31. Continue Reading →