Libraries News and Events

Libraries add Oxford Scholarship Online

Syracuse University Libraries now provide access to Oxford Scholarship Online (OSO), with over 14,000 titles from Oxford University Press (OUP). Continue Reading →

JoVE Training Session

On Tuesday, July 31 the Syracuse University Libraries will welcome Dave Price from JoVE, Journal of Visualized Experiments, to discuss integrating JoVE content into your courses. Continue Reading →

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 →

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 →

Libraries’ study room bookings move online

Online booking system now available for reserving study rooms in Bird and Carnegie Libraries. Continue Reading →

“Hemmed in by Nature” on display in Bird Library

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

Fall Qualtrics workshops announced

By Pamela McLaughlin | September 7, 2017

The Libraries will offer a series of workshops on Qualtrics this fall, taught by Paul Bern, research data services librarian. Continue Reading →

Diversifying Medicine: Triple Triumph panel at Coming Back Together (CBT)

By Pamela McLaughlin | September 6, 2017

The stories and the lessons of three renowned women physicians are the focus of TRIPLE TRIUMPH, a new publication of Syracuse University Libraries and Syracuse University Press. Coming Back Together reunion attendees are invited to a panel discussion on Friday, September 15 from 1-2 p.m. in the Peter Graham Scholarly Commons, 114 Bird Library with Dr. Sharon Brangman and Dr. Pat Numann. Continue Reading →

New poetry series, Lunch Time Poems, to launch in Bird Library

By Pamela McLaughlin | September 5, 2017

Lunch Time Poems, a new poetry reading series, will kick off in Bird Library at noon on September 22 with poets Stephen Kuusisto and Jackie Warren Moore. Continue Reading →

“Empowering the Startup Dream”: A workshop on global entrepreneurship

By Pamela McLaughlin | August 30, 2017

Minhao Chen G’12 will keynote “Empowering the Startup Dream,” a workshop on international student entrepreneurship. The event will take place on Friday, September 8 from 8:30 a.m. to 1 p.m. in Room 114 Bird Library. Continue Reading →

LexisNexis Academic is now Nexis Uni

By Pamela McLaughlin | August 28, 2017

Nexis Uni replaces Lexis Nexis Academic database, with new features tailored to student needs and preferences. Continue Reading →

New exhibition: Goudy @ Syracuse: A Legacy by Design

By Pamela McLaughlin | August 22, 2017

Goudy @ Syracuse: A Legacy by Design exhibition will be on display through May 13, 2018 in Bird Library’s 6th floor gallery. Continue Reading →

In the Biblio Gallery: SER2_BRICK by Joseph Turek

By Julie Sharkey | August 22, 2017

An exhibit by Joseph Turek comprised of works created by painting atop wax that is then melted away is currently on display in the Biblio Gallery on the 4th floor of Bird Library. Continue Reading →

Equality, Peace, and Compassion in the Archives: A Showcase of Rare Documents

By Julie Sharkey | August 17, 2017

On August 18, Syracuse University Libraries’ Special Collections Research Center will hold an open viewing of materials from its collections that document the efforts of people who championed equality, peace, kindness and compassion. The viewing will be held noon to 2 p.m. on the sixth floor of Bird Library. Continue Reading →