Libraries News and Events

ProQuest scheduled maintenance on August 18, 2018

On Saturday August 18, ProQuest will be performing scheduled maintenance. Continue Reading →

Classic Catalog changes on August 14

On Tuesday morning, August 14, the URL address for the Classic Catalog will change to catalog.syr.edu. Continue Reading →

SU startup PowerSpike raises $500K in seed funding, joins Techstars Atlanta

PowerSpike, the leading influencer marketing and analytics platform for live streaming, recently announced it closed a seed funding round of $500,000. The Syracuse University startup also won a spot in the prestigious Techstars Atlanta startup accelerator. Continue Reading →

Visit our Patio Cafés during SU Welcome 2018

Stop by the Pages Patio Café at Bird Library for complimentary refreshments, à la carte snacks and beverages, or just a place to sit and relax under the test or inside our air-conditioned building. Library tours and information will be available. Continue Reading →

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 →

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 →

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 →

Issues in Digital Scholarship Forum on November 15 features Sarah Fuchs Sampson and Meina Yates-Richard

By Pamela McLaughlin | November 1, 2017

Dr. Sarah Fuchs Sampson, assistant professor of Music History & Cultures, and Dr. Meina Yates-Richard, assistant professor of English will speak at the fall 2017 Issues in Digital Scholarship forum on Wednesday, November 15 from noon to 1:30 p.m. in the Peter Graham Scholarly Commons (Bird 114). Continue Reading →

New resources recently added to Libraries’ principal collections

By Julie Sharkey | October 26, 2017

The Libraries’ principal collections have many new additions this fall. Continue Reading →

Syracuse University student venture captures top prize in international innovation competition

By Julie Sharkey | October 20, 2017

Josh Aviv, co-founder and CEO of SparkCharge, won grand prize at the Blackstone/Techstars global venture pitch competition in New York City on October 18. Continue Reading →

Additional Resources for Review

By Julie Sharkey | October 18, 2017

Syracuse University Libraries welcomes feedback about the following resources for which we currently have trial access. Continue Reading →

AIAS/ARR Fall Book Club event

By Julie Sharkey | October 18, 2017

The American Institute of Architecture Students (AIAS) and the Architecture Reading Room present its fall book club event on Sunday, October 22 at 6 p.m. in Slocum Hall’s Auditorium. Continue Reading →

Boost the ’Cuse (#BoostCuse): Syracuse University’s first-ever Giving Day happens on October 17

By Pamela McLaughlin | October 11, 2017

Boost the ’Cuse (#BoostCuse) is Syracuse University’s first-ever giving day—a 24-hour giving campaign focused on participation that begins at 12:01 a.m. on Tuesday, October 17, 2017. Continue Reading →

Bird Library offers extended hours during midterms, October 13-22

By Pamela McLaughlin | October 10, 2017

In collaboration with the Student Association, Bird Library be open for extended hours during fall semester midterms, including the weekends of October 14-15 and October 21-22. Continue Reading →

Where Have All the Alphabets Gone? Disappearing Traditional Writing Systems and the Worldwide Loss of Cultural identity

By Pamela McLaughlin | October 10, 2017

“Where Have All the Alphabets Gone?”, talk by Tim Brookes on Friday, November 3, 2017, 10:00–11:30 a.m. in 114 Bird Library. Continue Reading →

University Archives to host Pan Am Flight 103/Lockerbie Air Disaster Open Archives

By Pamela McLaughlin | October 9, 2017

To commemorate Remembrance Week 2017, the Libraries will host two Pan Am Flight 103/Lockerbie Air Disaster Open Archives sessions. Continue Reading →

Libraries to offer series of events for Open Access Week, October 23-29

By Pamela McLaughlin | October 6, 2017

Libraries to offer series of events for Open Access Week, October 23-29 Continue Reading →