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 →

SUL Welcomes New Numeric Data Services Librarian

By Pamela McLaughlin | May 11, 2004

Paul Bern joined the Syracuse University Library staff in the newly created position of Numeric Data Services Librarian on March 16. Prior to his appointment at Syracuse, Bern was Senior Statistical Programmer/Data Archivist for the Office of Population Research at Princeton University. In his new role, Bern will lead the Continue Reading →

Introduction to ArcGIS Using ArcView 8.3: A Two-Day Workshop

By Pamela McLaughlin | May 5, 2004

When: June 3-4, 2004 Time: 8:30am-4:30pm each day Where: Syracuse University, Bird Library, Room 46 (ETC) Click Here for Registration Form and Payment Information Geographic Information Systems (GIS) technology has applications in practically every field, and people who know how to work with it are in demand in today’s highly Continue Reading →

Brown v. Board of Education Subject Guide Now Available

By Pamela McLaughlin | April 7, 2004

A web page of Brown v. Board of Education-related resources for educators is now available on the Education Subject Guide page. This page ( was created in anticipation of the Brown v. Board of Education anniversary celebration (please see the Hendricks Chapel page for additional information: This page of Continue Reading →

Have you registered to vote? Forms now available.

By Pamela McLaughlin | April 7, 2004

Have you registered to vote? Forms are available at the Maps & Government Information Reference Desk, 3rd floor Bird Library – or, via the web <>

Announcing Availability of Electronic Backfile of Engineering Index

By Pamela McLaughlin | April 7, 2004

Elsevier Engineering Information, Inc. is in the process of digitizing all volumes of Engineering Index back to 1884. The library has purchased this backfile containing references of major engineering innovations pioneered throughout the 19th and 20th centuries to provide you with access to citations on topics such as the first Continue Reading →

Featured Exhibit: “On the Spot” with Pulitzer Prize-Winning Journalist Marguerite Higgins

By Pamela McLaughlin | April 3, 2004

Open Access Journals: The Answer to High Publisher Costs? A Peer to Peer Library Dialog, 4/7/04

By Pamela McLaughlin | March 26, 2004

Peer to Peer Library Dialog Wednesday April 7 Noon – 1pm 1916A Room – E.S. Bird Library Join Susan Berteaux, Head of Syracuse University Science & Technology Libraries, and Betsy Elkins, Library Director at SUNY College of Environmental Science and Forestry’s Moon Library, for a Peer to Peer discussion entitled Continue Reading →

Library Action Team Wins SU Exemplary Achievement Award

By Pamela McLaughlin | March 18, 2004

Several SUL staff members have been awarded the SU Exemplary Achievement Award for their work as members of the WebChat Action Team in implementing WebChat. These awards are given annually by the Office of Human Resources to acknowledge outstanding employee contributions to Syracuse University. Comprised of Tasha Cooper, Tom Keays, 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 →