Libraries News and Events

Syracuse University Libraries statement on commitment to diversity and inclusion

Dean of Libraries and University Librarian David Seaman has issued a statement on diversity and inclusion from the University Libraries. Continue Reading →

Syracuse University teams capture awards at NY Business Plan Competition

SU student entrepreneurship teams won five awards at the 9th annual New York Business Plan Competition (NYBPC). Continue Reading →

Resource Spotlight: Oxford Handbooks Online

Syracuse University Libraries’ have added Oxford Handbooks Online to its collections. It offers nearly 900 handbook titles published by Oxford University Press from 2004 to the present. Continue Reading →

2018 RvD iPrize winners announced

Winners in the 2018 RvD iPrize competition were announced at an event on March 23 at Syracuse University’s Bird Library. Continue Reading →

Additions and Expansions to the Principal Collection

The Libraries’ have added many new and expanded resources to the Principal Collection to support your research and teaching. Continue Reading →

Digitalia Hispanica

The Libraries have added Digitalia Hispanica, a global academic database of Spanish language e-books and e-journals. Continue Reading →

Visual History Archive (USC Shoah Foundation and ProQuest)

Overview of Visual History Archive, a streaming video collection of primary-source testimonies of survivors and witnesses of the Holocaust and other genocides. Continue Reading →

LaunchPad and NYS STLC offer tech commercialization office hours

College of Law students from the NYS STLC program will hold office hours at Blackstone LaunchPad at Bird Library to discuss patent searching strategies and assist with conducting a patent search. Continue Reading →

Potential Additions to the Principal Collections to Explore

Syracuse University Libraries welcomes feedback about the following resources for which we currently have trial access during February 2018. Continue Reading →

Presentation by Jeremy Ring ’92 on 2/21 cancelled

The presentation by Jeremy Ring ’92, who was scheduled to speak at Bird Library on Wednesday, February 21, has been cancelled. Jeremy lives in Parkland, Florida and has been deeply affected by the recent tragedy there. He needs to attend to matters with his family, friends, and community for the Continue Reading →

“Hemmed in by Nature” on display in Bird Library

By Julie Sharkey | September 19, 2017

Bird Library is currently displaying the sculpture “Hemmed in by Nature” by artist Mark Povinelli on the second floor atrium Continue Reading →

$5,000 Impact Prize for social entrepreneurship debuts this fall

By Pamela McLaughlin | September 19, 2017

The Impact Prize initiative, which will support student entrepreneur teams that devise innovative and implementable solutions to economic or social problems, or civic challenges, kicks off on September 22 at 3 p.m. in the Peter Graham Scholarly Commons, 114 Bird Library. Continue Reading →

New resources recently added to Libraries’ principal collections

By Julie Sharkey | September 15, 2017

Many new resources were added to the Syracuse University Libraries’ principal collections over the summer. Continue Reading →

Triple Triumph: Three Women in Medicine book launch on September 26

By Julie Sharkey | September 15, 2017

Please join us for a book launch of Triple Triumph: Three Women in Medicine, a new work published by Syracuse Unbound, a joint imprint of the Syracuse University Libraries and Syracuse University Press, on Tuesday, September 26 from 4:30 – 6:30 p.m. in the Goldstein Faculty Center. Continue Reading →

Behind the scenes of “The Three Musketeers” with Bob Hupp

By Julie Sharkey | September 14, 2017

Join Syracuse Stage Artistic Director Bob Hupp on Monday, October 2 at 5 p.m. in the Peter Graham Scholarly Commons in Bird Library to explore how he brought the current production of “The Three Musketeers” to life on stage. Continue Reading →

Libraries of the World exhibit on display in Bird Library

By Pamela McLaughlin | September 12, 2017

A new display entitled Libraries of the World is currently on display on the 4th floor of Bird Library. Continue Reading →

Kennedy Patlan named first Blackstone LaunchPad Engagement Scholar

By Pamela McLaughlin | September 12, 2017

Kennedy Patlan ‘18, a triple major in Advertising, Citizenship and Civic Engagement, and Women’s and Gender Studies, has been named the first Blackstone LaunchPad Engagement Scholar at Syracuse University. Continue Reading →

Idea Jam with David Edelstein, Vice Chair of the SU Board, on September 14

By Pamela McLaughlin | September 11, 2017

Bird Library will host an “Idea Jam” with David Edelstein ’78, vice chair of the Syracuse University Board of Trustees, on Thursday, September 14 from 4 p.m. to 5 p.m. in the Peter Graham Scholarly Commons, 114 Bird Library. Continue Reading →

Renovated Quiet Reading Room in Bird Library to open September 11

By Pamela McLaughlin | September 8, 2017

The Quiet Reading Room on the lower level of Bird Library saw extensive renovation this past summer. It will reopen on Monday, September 11 at 10 a.m. with new furniture and carpeting. It features over 70 seats with a variety of seating options; each seat has a dedicated power outlet.

Architecture Reading Room to host Resource Fair on September 12

By Pamela McLaughlin | September 7, 2017

The Architecture Reading Room in Slocum Hall will host its fourth bi-annual Resource Fair on Tuesday, September 12 from 11 a.m. to 1 p.m. Continue Reading →