Libraries News and Events

ProQuest scheduled maintenance on August 18, 2018

On Saturday August 18, ProQuest will be performing scheduled maintenance. Continue Reading →

Classic Catalog changes on August 14

On Tuesday morning, August 14, the URL address for the Classic Catalog will change to catalog.syr.edu. Continue Reading →

SU startup PowerSpike raises $500K in seed funding, joins Techstars Atlanta

PowerSpike, the leading influencer marketing and analytics platform for live streaming, recently announced it closed a seed funding round of $500,000. The Syracuse University startup also won a spot in the prestigious Techstars Atlanta startup accelerator. Continue Reading →

Visit our Patio Cafés during SU Welcome 2018

Stop by the Pages Patio Café at Bird Library for complimentary refreshments, à la carte snacks and beverages, or just a place to sit and relax under the test or inside our air-conditioned building. Library tours and information will be available. Continue Reading →

Libraries add Oxford Scholarship Online

Syracuse University Libraries now provide access to Oxford Scholarship Online (OSO), with over 14,000 titles from Oxford University Press (OUP). Continue Reading →

Syracuse University Libraries statement on commitment to diversity and inclusion

Dean of Libraries and University Librarian David Seaman has issued a statement on diversity and inclusion from the University Libraries. Continue Reading →

Resource Spotlight: Oxford Handbooks Online

Syracuse University Libraries’ have added Oxford Handbooks Online to its collections. It offers nearly 900 handbook titles published by Oxford University Press from 2004 to the present. Continue Reading →

Additions and Expansions to the Principal Collection

The Libraries’ have added many new and expanded resources to the Principal Collection to support your research and teaching. Continue Reading →

Libraries’ study room bookings move online

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

SU’s Mulliken, Hill draft ALA disabilities resolutions

By Pamela McLaughlin | July 30, 2009

Syracuse University Librarian Adina Mulliken and Eve Hill of the Burton Blatt Institute (BBI) at Syracuse University were instrumental in the recent passage of two resolutions by the American Library Association. The resolutions, passed during the association’s annual conference in July, recommend that libraries offer websites that are accessible for Continue Reading →

Library unveils redesigned web site, new search tools

By Pamela McLaughlin | July 28, 2009

Syracuse University Library will launch its redesigned web site on Tuesday, July 28th. The new website, which has been available in a beta version since mid-spring, has a completely new look and incorporates several new tools for locating and organizing resources. The new search box on the home page includes Continue Reading →

Architecture student assistant featured in Architect magazine

By Pamela McLaughlin | July 22, 2009

The article Have You Seen Me? in the July 1 issue of Architect magazine features Theresa Franzese, longtime Architecture Reading Room student assistant and recent School of Architecture graduate. Tessa’s photo also appears as the magazine’s cover image. The story compares today’s job market for architecture graduates with that of Continue Reading →

New 4th Floor Display on Pop Art

By Pamela McLaughlin | June 25, 2009

The Pop and Circumstance: The Development of a Twentieth Century Style display features Library and private materials related to Pop Art, the style that largely defined American and British aesthetics during the 1960s. Books, quotations, and brief analyses of key works are included to highlight the major ideas associated with Continue Reading →

Special Collections Research Center exhibits early upstate New York printing

By Pamela McLaughlin | June 1, 2009

For many years, the Special Collections Research Center at Syracuse University Library has collected examples of upstate New York printing from the late 18th and early 19th centuries. A selection of items from this collection is now on display in the 6th floor of Bird Library. The exhibition, entitled New Continue Reading →

Library Biblio Gallery features new student art

By Pamela McLaughlin | May 20, 2009

Syracuse University Library’s Biblio Gallery on the 4th floor of Bird Library is now featuring artwork by Maire Kennedy, a graduate student studying Fiber Arts and Material Studies in the College of Visual and Performing Arts. In her artwork, Maire creates and documents installations of highly exaggerated repetitions. The show Continue Reading →

Architecture Reading Room hours

By Pamela McLaughlin | May 14, 2009

Architecture Reading Room hours for first summer session are as follows: Monday 9 a.m. – 5 p.m. Tuesday 9 a.m. – 7 p.m. Wednesday 9 a.m. – 5 p.m. Thursday 9 a.m. – 7 p.m. Friday 9 a.m. – 4 p.m. Closed Saturday Sunday hours for June will be posted Continue Reading →

Syracuse University doctoral student wins Mary Hatch Marshall Essay Award

By Pamela McLaughlin | May 12, 2009

Jonathan Singleton, a doctoral student in the English Department in Syracuse University’s College of Arts and Sciences, received the Mary Hatch Marshall Essay Award at the Syracuse University Library Associates annual Spring Luncheon held on May 1. His winning essay is titled “Religion, Radicalism, and Sympathetic Reading in Gaskell’s Mary Continue Reading →

Library expands delivery service to Ph.D. students

By Pamela McLaughlin | April 9, 2009

To better meet the ongoing research needs of Ph.D. students, the Library will now deliver items from its collections directly to currently enrolled Ph.D. students who reside outside of the Central New York area, but within the continental United States. Previously, this delivery service was available only to those enrolled Continue Reading →

New Quiet Reading Room opens in Bird Library

By Pamela McLaughlin | April 2, 2009

In response to requests for additional quiet study space in Bird Library, the Library has opened a quiet reading room on the lower level of the Learning Commons. The new room is for SU students, faculty and staff only and is open 24 hours, Sunday through Friday, along with the Continue Reading →