Libraries News and Events

LaunchPad and NYS STLC offer tech commercialization office hours

College of Law students from the NYS STLC program will hold office hours at Blackstone LaunchPad at Bird Library to discuss patent searching strategies and assist with conducting a patent search. Continue Reading →

Thrive Together Fair celebrates Syracuse’s cultural diversity

The second annual Thrive Together Fair will be held on Saturday, March 3, 11 a.m. to 2 p.m. in Goldstein Auditorium at the Schine Student Center. Tickets are $7 and are on sale now at the Schine Box Office and online at boxoffice.syr.edu. Continue Reading →

Syracuse’s InVenture prize winners, Elizabeth Tarangelo ’19 and Kayla Simon ’19 of In-Spire, advance to ACC finals

Elizabeth Tarangelo ’19 and Kayla Simon ’19 will represent Syracuse University at the Atlantic Coast Conference (ACC) InVenture Prize Competition on April 5-6 at the Georgia Institute of Technology.  Co-founders of In-Spire, a patent-pending bracelet that can work as a wearable asthma inhaler, they were selected as the top team Continue Reading →

Potential Additions to the Principal Collections to Explore

Syracuse University Libraries welcomes feedback about the following resources for which we currently have trial access during February 2018. Continue Reading →

SU Libraries to host Human Library event April 11; book volunteers needed

Fifth annual Human Library event will take place on April 11 from noon – 5 p.m. in Bird Library. Organizers are currently seeking volunteers to serve as human books. Continue Reading →

Film preservation specialist Deborah Stoiber to give annual Brodsky Lecture on March 22 in Bird Library

Deborah Stoiber, collection manager of the Moving Image Department at the George Eastman Museum in Rochester, will give the lecture Conserving cinema’s legacy at George Eastman Museum on Thursday, March 22, 2018 from 1:30­–3 p.m. in the Peter Graham Scholarly Commons, 114 Bird Library. Continue Reading →

Presentation by Jeremy Ring ’92 on 2/21 cancelled

The presentation by Jeremy Ring ’92, who was scheduled to speak at Bird Library on Wednesday, February 21, has been cancelled. Jeremy lives in Parkland, Florida and has been deeply affected by the recent tragedy there. He needs to attend to matters with his family, friends, and community for the Continue Reading →

Potential Resources for Review in February

Syracuse University Libraries welcomes feedback about the following resources for which we currently have trial access during February 2018. Continue Reading →

Special Collections Research Center to host spring listening parties

The Special Collections Research Center at Syracuse University Libraries, in conjunction with La Casita Cultural Center, will host two spring listening parties this month featuring recordings from the Bell Brothers Collection of Latin American and Caribbean Recordings. Both events are free and open to the public. Continue Reading →

Luz Perez is spring 2018 Blackstone LaunchPad Engagement Scholar

Luz Perez (’20), a triple major in Entrepreneurship, Accounting, and Citizenship and Civic Engagement, is this spring’s Blackstone Launchpad engagement scholar at Syracuse University. Continue Reading →

Exhibition: Invasion! The Culture of Fear in America

By Pamela McLaughlin | April 29, 2008

The Syracuse University Library and Renée Crown University Honors Program are presenting Invasion! The Culture of Fear in America, a student-curated exhibition of books, manuscripts and art from the Special Collections Research Center. A gallery reception will be held on Tuesday, April 29, at 5 p.m. on the sixth floor Continue Reading →

Invasion! The Culture of Fear in America, new student-curated Special Collections Research Center exhibition

By Pamela McLaughlin | April 25, 2008

The Syracuse University Library and Renée Crown University Honors Program are pleased to present Invasion! The Culture of Fear in America, a student-curated exhibition of books, manuscripts, and art from the Special Collections Research Center. A gallery reception will be held on Tuesday, April 29 at 5 p.m. on the Continue Reading →

Arts & Humanities Services presents display of Ancient Wonders

By Pamela McLaughlin | April 22, 2008

Arts & Humanities Services is currently featuring an exhibition entitled Ancient Wonders, a display of SU Library materials related to the cultural achievements of ancient Egypt, Mesopotamia, Greece, Rome, and other past cultures. The display is located on the 4th floor of Bird Library and will remain up until mid-June.

Physics Library closing on May 9, 2008

By Pamela McLaughlin | April 21, 2008

Due to growing demands for faculty and laboratory spaces in the Physics Building, the Library and the Physics Department have agreed to close the Physics Library. The last day of operation will be Friday, May 9, 2008. Physics materials will be relocated to the Science and Technology Library at Carnegie, Continue Reading →

Syracuse University Library awarded $250,000 grant from Andrew W. Mellon Foundation

By Pamela McLaughlin | March 20, 2008

The Andrew W. Mellon Foundation has awarded $250,000 to Syracuse University Library for the creation of detailed descriptive catalog records for historical 78-rpm sound recordings held by the Belfer Audio Laboratory and Archive. SU Library will join another 78s cataloging project that was previously funded by the Mellon Foundation, partnering Continue Reading →

Trial access to Dictionary of Economics Online

By Pamela McLaughlin | March 18, 2008

Trial access has been established for Dictionary of Economics Online. Trial is through April 13th, 2008 and it’s available via IP authentication and Username/Password To access the database, point your browser to: Dictionary of Economics Online Username: syracusen Password: explz6 Please note: On-campus users may not need the username/password Palgrave Continue Reading →

Arts and Humanities features formed glass exhibition

By Pamela McLaughlin | March 16, 2008

The Library’s Arts & Humanities Services is currently showing formed glass works created by students enrolled in the Introduction to Fused Glass course taught by Carmel Nicoletti. This exhibition is located on the 4th floor of Bird Library, and will remain on view until mid-April.

New cafe name unveiled

By Pamela McLaughlin | February 26, 2008

SU Library unveiled the contest-winning name Pages for the new Bird Library café at its grand opening celebration on February 21st. The selection panel for the naming contest included University Librarian and Dean of Libraries Suzanne Thorin, Library Communications Director Pamela McLaughlin, undergraduate student Dana Varin, History Professor Chris Kyle, Continue Reading →

Library participates in “What Good Is the Press?” exhibit at Newhouse School

By Pamela McLaughlin | February 19, 2008

Leading examples of the power of a free press are on display this February at all three Newhouse School of Public Communications buildings. A Library contribution to Newhouse’s “Year of the First Amendment” celebration, the poster exhibit highlights groundbreaking coverage by journalists, such as original reporting on the 1955 murder Continue Reading →

Biblio Gallery features work of Bradley La Mere

By Pamela McLaughlin | February 13, 2008

Syracuse University Library’s Biblio Gallery on the 4th floor of Bird Library is now featuring artwork by Bradley La Mere, an undergraduate painting and art history major. The show will run through March 7, 2008. The Biblio Gallery web site is located at http://library.syr.edu/information/finearts/SULibraryArtExhibits.html. For more information, contact Melinda Dermody, Continue Reading →