Libraries News and Events

Libraries’ study room bookings move online

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

Directing “Next to Normal” with Bob Hupp

Join Syracuse Stage Artistic Director Bob Hupp on Tuesday, January 30 at 5 p.m. in the Peter Graham Scholarly Commons in Bird Library to explore how he’s directing the current production of the acclaimed Pulitzer Prize- and Tony Award-winning musical drama “Next to Normal.” Continue Reading →

Venture for America is looking for student entrepreneurs

Venture for America (VFA) is accepting applications from students who expect to graduate in May 2018 for its upcoming fellowship program. VFA is a two-year fellowship program for recent grads who want to work at a startup and create jobs in American cities. The deadline to apply for the upcoming Continue Reading →

Spring business plan competitions announced

2018 business plan competitions launching this spring include the Panasci Business Plan Competition, Rice Business Plan Competition, ACC InVenture Prize, and the Raymond von Dran iPrize. Continue Reading →

New collections for the New Year

The Libraries’ have added and expanded many resources to the Principal Collections to support your research and teaching in the New Year. Continue Reading →

Celebrating 140 Years of U.S. Government Publishing at Syracuse University Libraries

Syracuse University Libraries will celebrate 140 years of membership in the U.S. Government Publishing Office’s (GPO) Federal Depository Library Program (FDLP) with a celebration on February 7, 2018 from 1-2:30 p.m. in the Peter Graham Scholarly Commons, 114 Bird Library, Continue Reading →

ProQuest scheduled maintenance on January 27-28, 2018

A number of ProQuest databases will be unavailable beginning at 10 p.m. on Saturday, January 27, 2018 through 6:00 a.m. on Sunday, January 28 for scheduled maintenance. Continue Reading →

Resource Spotlight: Academic Video Online

Syracuse University Libraries’ have added Academic Video Online to its collection of streaming video resources. it contains over 63,000 streaming videos from 1889-2017 in a wide range of disciplines and subject areas. Continue Reading →

Syracuse University Hult Prize winners announced

Student startups Farm to Flame Energy and Drop Top won first and second place respectively in the Syracuse campus qualifier for the prestigious Hult Prize, hosted by the Blackstone LaunchPad at Bird Library this week. Continue Reading →

King Family gift supports Architecture Reading Room renovation, renaming

A generous gift from Russell A. King ’52 and his late wife, Joan “Jiggy” King ’50 will create the King + King Architecture Library Endowed Support Fund, in celebration of the 150th anniversary of King + King Architects. Continue Reading →

In the Biblio Gallery: Tong Zhang

By Julie Sharkey | November 8, 2017

An exhibit by Tong Zhang comprised of watercolor paintings is currently on display in the Biblio Gallery on the 4th floor of Bird Library Continue Reading →

Finalists announced for inaugural Impact Prize competition

By Pamela McLaughlin | November 7, 2017

A panel of Syracuse University judges has announced the twelve finalists for the inaugural Impact Prize competition. Continue Reading →

Charters Adult Education Grants-in-Aid available; applications due March 1, 2018

By Pamela McLaughlin | November 7, 2017

The Special Collections Research Center (SCRC) at Syracuse University Libraries invites applicants for its Alexander N. and Margaret Charters Adult Education Grants-in-Aid Program, now in its seventh year. Continue Reading →

Reimagining Bird Library: Presentations by Architecture students on November 16

By Pamela McLaughlin | November 3, 2017

School of Architecture students will present their ideas for a redesigned Bird Library at an open session on November 16 at 4 p.m. in the Peter Graham Scholarly Commons, 114 Bird Library. Continue Reading →

Present Tense: Selections from “The A-Bomb and Humanity” exhibit on display in Bird Library

By Pamela McLaughlin | November 2, 2017

Present Tense: Selections from “The A-Bomb and Humanity” on display in Bird Library. Continue Reading →

Issues in Digital Scholarship Forum on November 15 features Sarah Fuchs Sampson and Meina Yates-Richard

By Pamela McLaughlin | November 1, 2017

Dr. Sarah Fuchs Sampson, assistant professor of Music History & Cultures, and Dr. Meina Yates-Richard, assistant professor of English will speak at the fall 2017 Issues in Digital Scholarship forum on Wednesday, November 15 from noon to 1:30 p.m. in the Peter Graham Scholarly Commons (Bird 114). Continue Reading →

New resources recently added to Libraries’ principal collections

By Julie Sharkey | October 26, 2017

The Libraries’ principal collections have many new additions this fall. Continue Reading →

Syracuse University student venture captures top prize in international innovation competition

By Julie Sharkey | October 20, 2017

Josh Aviv, co-founder and CEO of SparkCharge, won grand prize at the Blackstone/Techstars global venture pitch competition in New York City on October 18. Continue Reading →

Additional Resources for Review

By Julie Sharkey | October 18, 2017

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

AIAS/ARR Fall Book Club event

By Julie Sharkey | October 18, 2017

The American Institute of Architecture Students (AIAS) and the Architecture Reading Room present its fall book club event on Sunday, October 22 at 6 p.m. in Slocum Hall’s Auditorium. Continue Reading →