Libraries News and Events

In the Biblio Gallery: Sunyoung Lee

A mixed media exhibit entitled Stuffed Letter by Sunyoung Lee is currently on display in the Biblio Gallery on the 4th floor of Bird Library. Continue Reading →

Libraries commemorate Women’s History Month

View Women’s History Month exhibit in Bird and Carnegie Libraries this month. Continue Reading →

Book talk and signing with Carl Schramm, University Professor and author of “Burn the Business Plan” on April 4

An author’s talk and book signing with Carl Schramm, author of “Burn the Business Plan,” will be held on Wednesday, April 4, from 3 to 4 p.m. in the Peter Graham Scholarly Commons, 114 Bird Library. A networking reception follows at 4 p.m. in the Blackstone LaunchPad. Continue Reading →

Graduate Research Roundtable #2: Data Tools & Publishing Support

Research Roundtable #2 scheduled for Thursday, March 22 from 6 -7:30 p.m. at the Inn Complete. Continue Reading →

Graduate Research Roundtable #3: Career Resources & Funding Opportunities

Research Roundtable series concludes on Thursday, April 5, 2018 from 6–7:30 p.m. at the Inn Complete. Continue Reading →

SparkCharge raises capital and joins Techstars

SparkCharge has officially “launched” from the Blackstone LaunchPad at Syracuse University to acceleration stage with Techstars in Boston. The startup has achieved a significant milestone, growing from a college student’s idea to an award-winning company that has raised institutional funding. It is now part of an accelerator program internationally known for rapidly scaling great companies. Continue Reading →

Digitalia Hispanica

The Libraries have added Digitalia Hispanica, a global academic database of Spanish language e-books and e-journals. Continue Reading →

Visual History Archive (USC Shoah Foundation and ProQuest)

Overview of Visual History Archive, a streaming video collection of primary-source testimonies of survivors and witnesses of the Holocaust and other genocides. Continue Reading →

Pop-Up student art show opening March 12 in Bird Library

“Reference Point” pop-up art show. a partnership between the SU Libraries and the Syracuse University School of Art in the College of Visual and Performing Arts, opens March 12 and features works by students in the First Year Foundations course, taught by School of Art faculty Tom Hall and Dusty Herbig. Continue Reading →

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 →

Web of Science – Backfile Expanded to 1985

By Pamela McLaughlin | April 17, 2007

The Library has added 10 years to the backfile of the Web of Science, which now spans from 1985 to the present. Web of Science includes the Science Citation Index Expanded, Social Sciences Citation Index, and the Arts & Humanities Citation Index. To take advantage of the new coverage, previous Continue Reading →

Barbara Opar authors chapter in award-winning book

By Pamela McLaughlin | April 17, 2007

Barbara Opar, librarian in the Arts & Humanities Services Department of Syracuse University Library and liaison to the School of Architecture, contributed the chapter “Architectural Engineering” to Using the Engineering Literature, published by Routledge in 2006. The title was recently chosen as the 2007 recipient of the Best Reference Work Continue Reading →

French Graduate Student Colloquium April 27

By Pamela McLaughlin | April 16, 2007

Come enjoy an afternoon of French culture and literature at the 10th annual French Graduation Student Colloquium on Friday, April 27th from noon – 3 p.m. in the Hillyer Room on the 6th floor of E.S. Bird Library. The program will consist of presentations by the graduate students, faculty members Continue Reading →

SU Library launches RSS feeds

By Pamela McLaughlin | April 11, 2007

Individuals interested in receiving regular updates from the library can now subscribe to library RSS feeds. In response to user requests to be alerted to new resources and services, the library developed a series of RSS feeds listed at These feeds include resources newly added to the SUMMIT library Continue Reading →

Library 24-hour Schedule Begins April 9

By Pamela McLaughlin | April 10, 2007

The extended study area on the first floor of E.S. Bird Library will offer a 24- hour study schedule from April 9 through May 9. The study area will be open continuously from 10 a.m. on Sundays until 10 p.m. on Friday evenings. Saturday hours in April are 10 a.m. Continue Reading →

Belfer Record Sale, April 20-21

By Pamela McLaughlin | April 9, 2007

The Belfer Audio Archive at Syracuse University Library will hold a record sale April 20-21, offering 78s, LPs and 45s, as well as some music scores and music books. The sale will be held in the Belfer lobby on Friday, April 20, from 10 a.m.-7 p.m., and on Saturday, April Continue Reading →

Bobbi Gwilt selected for 2007 Frye Leadership Institute

By Pamela McLaughlin | April 3, 2007

Bobbi Gwilt, recently appointed Associate University Librarian for Academic Resources at Syracuse University Library, has been selected to participate in the 2007 Frye Leadership Institute. The Frye Institute is a two-week intensive residential program held at Emory University each June and named in honor of Billy E. Frye, former chancellor Continue Reading →

Book Review by Michael Pasqualoni Published in LIBRES

By Pamela McLaughlin | April 3, 2007

Michael Pasqualoni, Instructional Services Librarian, reviews Jeanette Woodward’s “Creating the Customer-Driven Library: Building on the Bookstore Model,” in the March 2007 issue of LIBRES: Library and Information Science Research Electronic Journal.

Jill Hurst-Wahl to Discuss Libraries and Second Life at April 10 lecture

By Pamela McLaughlin | April 3, 2007

Information consultant and IST adjunct instructor Jill Hurst-Wahl, will give a talk on Libraries & Librarians in Second Life, on Tuesday, April 10 from 2:00 – 3:30 p.m. in the Peter Graham Scholarly Commons on the first floor of E.S.Bird Library. Second Life is a 3-D online digital world that Continue Reading →

Sue Miller Nominated for Phi Beta Delta Membership

By Pamela McLaughlin | April 3, 2007

Sue Miller, Instructional Services Specialist in Syracuse University Library, has been nominated for membership in the Phi Beta Delta honor society by Dr. Patricia Burak, Director of the Slutzker Center for International Services. As described on its web site, Phi Beta Delta “honors those who serve internationalism – the idea Continue Reading →