Libraries News and Events

Applications open for the Global Student Entrepreneur Award

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. Entrepreneurs’ Organization (EO), a private peer-to-peer group, is composed of over 12,000 of the world’s most influential entrepreneurs. EO GSEA nominees Continue Reading →

Libraries celebrate Banned Books Week, September 24 – 30

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

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 →

Vogue Archive trial

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

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

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

Bird Library reference and current periodical swap

The reference collection and the current periodical collection have swapped locations on the second floor of Bird Library. 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 →

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

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 →

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

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

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 →

Focus on faculty publications in the Humanities

By Pamela McLaughlin | April 18, 2017

Librarians Michael Pasqualoni and Janet Pease have compiled a reading list of Syracuse University faculty/staff authors whose humanities-related publications were released in 2016. Continue Reading →

April 24-May 4 is “Food for Fines”

By Julie Sharkey | April 13, 2017

Donate food and reduce your library fines! For each healthy, nonperishable food item donated by an individual from April 24 through May 4 his/her overdue fines will be reduced by $1. Continue Reading →

Libraries launch redesigned, mobile-friendly website

By Pamela McLaughlin | April 11, 2017

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

Mary Hatch Marshall Essay Award reading and reception

By Julie Sharkey | April 6, 2017

A reading and reception celebrating the winner of the annual Mary Hatch Marshall Essay Award will take place on Thursday, April 13 at 3:30 p.m. in the Peter Graham Scholarly Commons in Bird Library. The event is free and open to the public. Continue Reading →

New resources recently added to Libraries’ collections

By Julie Sharkey | April 5, 2017

A dozen recent additions to library collections. 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 →