Libraries News and Events

Syracuse University receives gift of Illustrated Chronicle of Ivan the Terrible from the Russian Federation

Gift of the Illustrated Chronicle of Ivan the Terrible was presented to Syracuse University by Consul General of the Russian Federation in New York. Continue Reading →

In the Biblio Gallery: CUSE Quest by Kaiyuan “Harold” Chen

An exhibit by Kaiyuan “Harold” Chen comprised of works on paper inspired by natural forms, creatures, textures, lightness, and darkness is currently on display in the Biblio Gallery on the 4th floor of Bird Library. Continue Reading →

Syracuse University student entrepreneurs win big at the New York Business Plan Competition

Syracuse University student entrepreneurship teams captured the $100,000 grand prize, as well as taking first place honors in four out of the six main categories at the eighth annual New York Business Plan Competition (NYBPC) on Friday, April 28, 2017 in Albany, NY. Continue Reading →

Libraries to launch redesigned, mobile-friendly website

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

Libraries’ spring exhibition: You Are Here: Expanding the Concept of Place

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 →

Syracuse University Press awarded NEH/Mellon Humanities Open Book grant

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 →

Special Collections Research Center plays central role in University’s new graphic identity

Syracuse University’s new branding utilizes a Goudy-inspired typeface derived from original materials in the Special Collections Research Center (SCRC). Continue Reading →

University to Expand Libraries’ South Campus Facility for University Research Treasures

University has approved construction of the second module of The Libraries Facility, to house Special Collections and University Archives material. It is slated for completion in 2017. Continue Reading →

Angewandte Chemie International backfiles now available

By Pamela McLaughlin | March 9, 2004

Syracuse University Library recently purchased the 1962-1997 online backfiles of Angewandte Chemie International Edition in English. Similar in scope to the Journal of the American Chemical Society, Angewandte Chemie is one of the prime chemistry journals in the world, with a 2002 ISI Impact Factor of 7.671. Published weekly, Angewandte Continue Reading →

SUL adds Project Euclid Math and Statistics Electronic Journals

By Pamela McLaughlin | March 1, 2004

Syracuse University Library subscribes to Project Euclid, an initiative in electronic publishing by the Cornell University Library. Euclid is specifically designed to address the unique needs of low-cost independent and society journals through a collaborative partnership arrangement. Full-text journals are available electronically through Euclid are in the areas of theoretical Continue Reading →

Federal and New York State tax forms available on 3rd floor of E.S. Bird Library

By Pamela McLaughlin | February 27, 2004

See the display of tax forms and instruction booklets in the hallway near the elevators. If you do not see the form or instruction you need, ask at our desk. We have every form available for photocopying. In addition, forms are available at the following web sites: Federal http://www.irs.gov/formspubs/index.html New Continue Reading →

New Look for Design and Applied Arts Index

By Pamela McLaughlin | February 25, 2004

Design and Applied Arts Index (DAAI) is now available through a different interface — the Internet Database Service from CSA (Cambridge Scientific Abstracts). The database can be access via the Library’s catalog and the Databases Main Menu. DAAI is the main bibliographic source for current material and information in the Continue Reading →

New Databases in History, Maps & Literature

By Pamela McLaughlin | January 8, 2004

The following new databases have been added to SU Library’s collection of electronic resources and are available online. HarpWeek : Full text access to Harper’s Weekly from 1857 to 1877, including the Civil War and Reconstruction eras. This database includes scanned images of the periodical in addition to searchable text. Continue Reading →

New JSTOR Collection

By Pamela McLaughlin | January 8, 2004

SU Library has added a new JSTOR collection to its electronic journal subscriptions. The Arts & Sciences III Collection is focused on the arts and humanities and currently contains 33 Language & Literature journals, 32 Music journals, and 7 journals in the disciplines of Art & Art History and Architecture Continue Reading →

Wilson Database Changes

By Pamela McLaughlin | December 17, 2003

Wilson Business Periodicals Index and the Index to Legal Periodicals will no longer be available to SU Library users as of Wednesday, December 17, 2003. Applied Science & Technology, Biological & Agricultural Index and Essay & General Literature Index will be unavailable on Wednesday, December 17 but will be re-instated Continue Reading →

Open Access Journals Added

By Pamela McLaughlin | December 11, 2003

600 new peer-reviewed journals are now accessible through the Full Text Journal Locator. Freely available from the DOAJ: Directory of Open Access Journals, these journals represent a wide variety of subject areas, from information science (Journal of Digital Information) to chemistry (BMC Biochemistry) and the fine arts (Scope: an on-line Continue Reading →