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 →

Need tax forms? Find Federal and New York State tax forms on the 3rd floor of E.S. Bird Library

By Pamela McLaughlin | January 27, 2005

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. Every form is available for photocopying. In addition, forms are available at the following web sites: Federal New York Continue Reading →

Research Starting Points, a New Web Resource

By Pamela McLaughlin | December 21, 2004

A vast array of online and print resources is available to researchers at Syracuse University Library. Experienced researchers have learned which search tools best serve their needs and how to efficiently navigate within and between them. However, this multitude of choices is quite daunting for the uninitiated. In response, the Continue Reading →

3 More Databases Enhanced with SULinks

By Pamela McLaughlin | December 20, 2004

Three new databases have been enhanced with SU Library’s open url linking service, SULinks. These databases are: CAB Direct International Index to Music Periodicals (Chadwyck Healey) International Index to the Performing Arts (Chadwyck Healey) For more information about the SULinks service and how it streamlines the research process, visit, the Continue Reading →

New User Interface for Cambridge Scientific Databases

By Pamela McLaughlin | December 20, 2004

CSA has developed a new interface for users, named Illumina. Users will now see a different look when they log into databases published by Cambridge Scientific Abstracts. Combined, Syracuse University Library and Moon Library at SUNY ESF subscribe to over twenty databases from CSA, from ARTbibliographies Modern to Environmental Sciences Continue Reading →

ALCS History E-Book Project Collection Grows

By Pamela McLaughlin | December 9, 2004

The ACLS History E-Book Project announced today that its site now includes almost 1000 titles–selected by historians in the fields of American, Asian, European, and Middle Eastern history, and the history of technology. The History E Book Project will continue to add titles and fields, including forth-coming books in Latin Continue Reading →

Project Muse Access — Week of December 7

By Pamela McLaughlin | December 7, 2004

University Router Issues May Result in Access Difficulties The Johns Hopkins University’s network, on which Project MUSE’s primary server resides, is experiencing routing difficulties which may cause some users to be denied access to our web site at Users who experience difficulty accessing MUSE at this URL are encouraged Continue Reading →

Library Launches New Soul of Syracuse Web Site

By Pamela McLaughlin | November 16, 2004

In response to Chancellor Nancy Cantor s invitation, to campus and community, to explore the Soul of Syracuse, the Syracuse University Library will lead an exploration of the concept of soul itself. The What Is Soul? program will include an interactive website, a keepsake publication, a symposium, and a keynote Continue Reading →

Library Provides Full Access to UN Commodities Trade Data

By Pamela McLaughlin | November 11, 2004

Responding to requests from students and faculty in the Maxwell School, SU Library has added full subscription access to UNCOMTRADE. This United Nations database is a platform for exploring detailed commodity statistics pertaining to the economics of global trade. Produced by the statistics division of the UN, the UNCOMTRADE database Continue Reading →

Duelfer Report (on Iraq’s Weapons of Mass Destruction) available electronically and, soon, in print.

By Pamela McLaughlin | October 13, 2004

The Comprehensive Report of the Special Advisor to the Director of Central Intelligence on Iraq’s Weapons of Mass Destruction (Duelfer Report) released September 30, 2004, will be distributed to SU Library (and all other federal depository libraries) in paper format soon. For immediate access to the report: The entire Continue Reading →

LibChat Window Has a New Look

By Pamela McLaughlin | September 24, 2004

On Monday, September 27, Syracuse University Library will be be changing the look of its LibChat reference service. Although the look of the chat window itself will be different, you can still expect the same great service. Log in and give it a try. Just click the AskUs link under Continue Reading →