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 →

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 →

POLITICO Pro trial

By Julie Sharkey | March 20, 2017

Trial access to POLITICO Pro is available through April 6. Continue Reading →

ARR/AIAS/ASO Spring Book Club event

By Julie Sharkey | March 20, 2017

The American Institute of Architecture Students (AIAS), Architecture Student Association (ASO) and the Architecture Reading Room present its spring book club event on Thursday, March 30 at 5:15 p.m. in Room 202, Slocum Hall. Continue Reading →

20th Annual Syracuse University French Colloquium

By Julie Sharkey | March 20, 2017

Please join us for the 20th Annual Syracuse University French Colloquium on Friday, March 31 from 8:30 a.m.–4 p.m. in the Peter Graham Scholarly Commons (Room 114), Bird Library. Continue Reading →

New resources recently added to Libraries’ collections

By Pamela McLaughlin | March 9, 2017

Recent additions to library collections include titles in forensics, civil engineering, mathematics, and computer science. Continue Reading →

Syracuse’s InVenture prize winner, Kate Beckman of Fresh U, advances to ACC finals

By Pamela McLaughlin | March 7, 2017

Kate Beckman, founder of Fresh U, will represent Syracuse University at the Atlantic Coast Conference (ACC) InVenture Prize Competition on March 30-31 at the Georgia Institute of Technology. Continue Reading →