Libraries News and Events

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 →

JoVE Training Session

On Tuesday, July 31 the Syracuse University Libraries will welcome Dave Price from JoVE, Journal of Visualized Experiments, to discuss integrating JoVE content into your courses. 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 →

Syracuse University teams capture awards at NY Business Plan Competition

SU student entrepreneurship teams won five awards at the 9th annual New York Business Plan Competition (NYBPC). 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 →

“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 →

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 For more information, contact Melinda Dermody, Continue Reading →

Preview library online resources

By Pamela McLaughlin | February 12, 2008

When librarians are considering the purchase of new online resources, they often arrange for a trial period to preview the content, web interface, and other features of the resource. To check out resources on trial, visit the trials web page often.

New exhibition “The Small Press and the Black Arts Movement”

By Pamela McLaughlin | February 11, 2008

Syracuse University Library’s Special Collections Research Center (SCRC) has mounted an exhibition entitled The Small Press and the Black Arts Movement on the sixth-floor of E. S. Bird Library. The controversial Black Arts Movement of the 1960s and 1970s was a politically engaged artistic movement that explored the African American Continue Reading →

SU, Law Libraries add new content to LexisNexis Congressional

By Pamela McLaughlin | February 6, 2008

Syracuse University Library and the Barclay Law Library are pleased to announce new additions to the LexisNexis Congressional database. This joint purchase provides additional full-text congressional material to researchers at Syracuse University. The new modules include searchable collections of Congressional Hearings (1824- ), Congressional Committee Prints (1830- ), and Congressional Continue Reading →

RefShare – new RefWorks feature added

By Pamela McLaughlin | January 27, 2008

The SU Library has added a new feature called RefShare to our campus site license for RefWorks. RefWorks is an online citation management tool designed to help researchers easily gather, manage, store and share all types of information, as well as generate citations and bibliographies. It allows you to save Continue Reading →

New Business and Management Information Gateway unveiled

By Pamela McLaughlin | January 16, 2008

Syracuse University Library launched its new Business and Management Information Gateway on January 14th, 2008. A collaborative project of SU Library and the Whitman School, the Gateway is a customized collection of information resources specific to business and management that was designed specifically for Whitman School students, faculty, and staff. Continue Reading →