Libraries News and Events

Syracuse University receives gift of Illustrated Chronicle of Ivan the Terrible from the Russian Federation

Gift of the Illustrated Chronicle of Ivan the Terrible was presented to Syracuse University by Consul General of the Russian Federation in New York. Continue Reading →

In the Biblio Gallery: CUSE Quest by Kaiyuan “Harold” Chen

An exhibit by Kaiyuan “Harold” Chen comprised of works on paper inspired by natural forms, creatures, textures, lightness, and darkness is currently on display in the Biblio Gallery on the 4th floor of Bird Library. Continue Reading →

Syracuse University student entrepreneurs win big at the New York Business Plan Competition

Syracuse University student entrepreneurship teams captured the $100,000 grand prize, as well as taking first place honors in four out of the six main categories at the eighth annual New York Business Plan Competition (NYBPC) on Friday, April 28, 2017 in Albany, NY. Continue Reading →

Libraries to launch redesigned, mobile-friendly website

Try out the Libraries’ new website, which will be available beginning on April 12. Continue Reading →

Libraries’ spring exhibition: You Are Here: Expanding the Concept of Place

Syracuse University Libraries’ spring exhibition, You Are Here: Expanding the Concept of Place, opens with a reception on April 20 from 4:30-6 p.m. in the gallery on the sixth floor of Bird Library. Continue Reading →

Syracuse University Press awarded NEH/Mellon Humanities Open Book grant

Syracuse University Press will make available 23 titles from its backlist as open access ebooks through a grant from the National Endowment for the Humanities. Continue Reading →

Special Collections Research Center plays central role in University’s new graphic identity

Syracuse University’s new branding utilizes a Goudy-inspired typeface derived from original materials in the Special Collections Research Center (SCRC). Continue Reading →

University to Expand Libraries’ South Campus Facility for University Research Treasures

University has approved construction of the second module of The Libraries Facility, to house Special Collections and University Archives material. It is slated for completion in 2017. Continue Reading →

Libraries’ spring exhibition: You Are Here: Expanding the Concept of Place

By Julie Sharkey | April 4, 2017

Syracuse University Libraries’ spring exhibition, You Are Here: Expanding the Concept of Place, opens with a reception on April 20 from 4:30-6 p.m. in the gallery on the sixth floor of Bird Library. Continue Reading →

SBIR/STTR federal grant opportunities workshop on April 21

By Julie Sharkey | April 4, 2017

Learn how to access over $2 billion in annual grant opportunities! The Blackstone LaunchPad is sponsoring a SBIR/STTR Federal Grant Opportunities workshop on April 21 from 1–3:30 p.m., in the Blackstone LaunchPad and Peter Graham Scholarly Commons on the first floor Bird Library. Continue Reading →

First annual Thrive Together Fair to be held on April 15

By Julie Sharkey | April 4, 2017

Syracuse University student organization Thrive at SU and SU’s Student Association invites students, faculty, and the community to attend the campus’ first Thrive Together Fair on Saturday, April 15 from 5:30 to 9:30 p.m. at Manley Field House. Continue Reading →

Global New Products Database trial

By Julie Sharkey | April 4, 2017

Trial access to Global New Products Database is available through April 14. Continue Reading →

Syracuse University Press awarded NEH/Mellon Humanities Open Book grant

By Pamela McLaughlin | March 29, 2017

Syracuse University Press will make available 23 titles from its backlist as open access ebooks through a grant from the National Endowment for the Humanities. Continue Reading →

Libraries to offer workshops on Qualtrics online survey software

By Pamela McLaughlin | March 29, 2017

Workshop series on using Qualtrics online survey software on April 4. Continue Reading →

Libraries and Partners to Host Annual Human Library Event

By Pamela McLaughlin | March 28, 2017

Join us for the fourth annual Human Library event in Bird Library on April 5 from noon – 4 p.m. Continue Reading →

2017 Compete CNY – iPrize winners announced

By Julie Sharkey | March 28, 2017

Winners have been announced for the 2017 Compete CNY – iPrize competition, held March 24 at Syracuse University. The event was coordinated by the Blackstone LaunchPad at Syracuse University and hosted by Syracuse University Libraries. Continue Reading →

Grammy-nominated Afropean duo Les Nubians concert

By Julie Sharkey | March 28, 2017

To celebrate the 20th anniversary of the French Colloquium, Les Nubians–an Afropean, Urban, R&B Grammy-nominated duo–will perform a concert on Friday, March 31 at 7 p.m. at the Milton Atrium Life Sciences Complex. Continue Reading →

The Engineering History of the Erie Canal: lecture by Dr. Sam Clemence on March 28, 2017

By Pamela McLaughlin | March 20, 2017

Join the Syracuse University Library Associates for a lecture on the Erie Canal by Dr. Sam Clemence, happening on Tuesday, March 28, 2017 at 5 p.m. in Bird Library. Continue Reading →