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 →

Goudy@Syracuse opening reception on October 5

By Pamela McLaughlin | September 26, 2017

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 →

Award winning author, VP of Mozilla, to speak at Bird Library on September 28

By Pamela McLaughlin | September 26, 2017

Experienced marketing executive, futurist and award winning author Alex Salkever will speak about his new book, Driver in the Driverless Car, Thursday evening, September 28 at 7 p.m. in the Blackstone LaunchPad, main floor Bird Library. Continue Reading →

Breuer materials featured in Queens Museum exhibition

By Pamela McLaughlin | September 25, 2017

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

By Julie Sharkey | September 25, 2017

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

Applications open for the Global Student Entrepreneur Award

By Pamela McLaughlin | September 22, 2017

October 25, 2017 is the deadline to apply to the 2018 Entrepreneurs’ Organization’s Global Student Entrepreneur Awards (GSEA), the premier global competition for student entrepreneurs who actively run a business. Continue Reading →

Libraries celebrate Banned Books Week, September 24 – 30

By Pamela McLaughlin | September 22, 2017

Banned Books Week, September 24 – 30, will be marked with an exhibit and read-in in Bird Library. Continue Reading →

STEM Publishers and Products Showcase on October 3

By Pamela McLaughlin | September 21, 2017

Join the Syracuse University Libraries on Tuesday, October 3, 2017 from 11 a.m. to 2 p.m. in the Life Sciences Complex atrium for a showcase of resources from science and technology collections. Representatives from the following publishers and products will be available to provide demonstrations and answer questions. ACS Publications Continue Reading →

Blackstone LaunchPad partners on two-part series, the Funding Roadmap

By Pamela McLaughlin | September 21, 2017

The Blackstone LaunchPad is pleased to join The Innovation Connectors (www.uvc.org/syracuse) to present a two-part series on Startup and Growth Capital. The agenda is: The Funding Roadmap – Part I: Startup Capital, Tuesday, September 26, Syracuse Technology Garden, 235 Harrison St., Syracuse, NY The Funding Roadmap – Part II: Accelerate Continue Reading →

Vogue Archive trial

By Julie Sharkey | September 20, 2017

Trial access to the Vogue Archive is available through October 11. Continue Reading →

Blackstone LaunchPad to help more startups through new software platform, Ideator

By Pamela McLaughlin | September 20, 2017

A new startup management tool, Ideator, is now available in the Blackstone LaunchPad. Continue Reading →