Libraries News and Events

Potential Additions to the Principal Collections to Explore

Syracuse University Libraries welcomes feedback about the following resources for which we currently have trial access during February 2018. Continue Reading →

SU Libraries to host Human Library event April 11; book volunteers needed

Fifth annual Human Library event will take place on April 11 from noon – 5 p.m. in Bird Library. Organizers are currently seeking volunteers to serve as human books. Continue Reading →

Film preservation specialist Deborah Stoiber to give annual Brodsky Lecture on March 22 in Bird Library

Deborah Stoiber, collection manager of the Moving Image Department at the George Eastman Museum in Rochester, will give the lecture Conserving cinema’s legacy at George Eastman Museum on Thursday, March 22, 2018 from 1:30­–3 p.m. in the Peter Graham Scholarly Commons, 114 Bird Library. Continue Reading →

Jeremy Ring ’92 to speak for National Entrepreneurship Week

Celebrate National Entrepreneurship Week@SU with Jeremy Ring ‘92, one of Yahoo!’s early team members who helped grow it to a $120 billion valuation in six years, and then went on to a distinguished career in public service. Continue Reading →

Potential Resources for Review in February

Syracuse University Libraries welcomes feedback about the following resources for which we currently have trial access during February 2018. Continue Reading →

Special Collections Research Center to host spring listening parties

The Special Collections Research Center at Syracuse University Libraries, in conjunction with La Casita Cultural Center, will host two spring listening parties this month featuring recordings from the Bell Brothers Collection of Latin American and Caribbean Recordings. Both events are free and open to the public. Continue Reading →

Luz Perez is spring 2018 Blackstone LaunchPad Engagement Scholar

Luz Perez (’20), a triple major in Entrepreneurship, Accounting, and Citizenship and Civic Engagement, is this spring’s Blackstone Launchpad engagement scholar at Syracuse University. Continue Reading →

Potential Additions to the Principal Collections

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

Mendeley workshops on Wednesday, February 21

Do you want to learn more about organizing your citations and PDFs in the research process? Please join the Syracuse University Libraries on Wednesday, February 21 for a Mendeley workshop. Mendeley is a free reference manager and academic social network that can help you organize your research, collaborate with others Continue Reading →

“StoryCorps” to feature SU alumna Dr. Sharon Brangman

Syracuse University alumna Dr. Sharon Brangman ‘77 and her daughter Dr. Jenna Lester are featured in a StoryCorps interview, to be broadcast on NPR’s Morning Edition on Friday, January 26 at 6:20 a.m. and 8:20 a.m. EST. Continue Reading →

Kennedy Patlan named first Blackstone LaunchPad Engagement Scholar

By Pamela McLaughlin | September 12, 2017

Kennedy Patlan ‘18, a triple major in Advertising, Citizenship and Civic Engagement, and Women’s and Gender Studies, has been named the first Blackstone LaunchPad Engagement Scholar at Syracuse University. Continue Reading →

Idea Jam with David Edelstein, Vice Chair of the SU Board, on September 14

By Pamela McLaughlin | September 11, 2017

Bird Library will host an “Idea Jam” with David Edelstein ’78, vice chair of the Syracuse University Board of Trustees, on Thursday, September 14 from 4 p.m. to 5 p.m. in the Peter Graham Scholarly Commons, 114 Bird Library. Continue Reading →

Renovated Quiet Reading Room in Bird Library to open September 11

By Pamela McLaughlin | September 8, 2017

The Quiet Reading Room on the lower level of Bird Library saw extensive renovation this past summer. It will reopen on Monday, September 11 at 10 a.m. with new furniture and carpeting. It features over 70 seats with a variety of seating options; each seat has a dedicated power outlet.

Architecture Reading Room to host Resource Fair on September 12

By Pamela McLaughlin | September 7, 2017

The Architecture Reading Room in Slocum Hall will host its fourth bi-annual Resource Fair on Tuesday, September 12 from 11 a.m. to 1 p.m. Continue Reading →

Fall Qualtrics workshops announced

By Pamela McLaughlin | September 7, 2017

The Libraries will offer a series of workshops on Qualtrics this fall, taught by Paul Bern, research data services librarian. Continue Reading →

Diversifying Medicine: Triple Triumph panel at Coming Back Together (CBT)

By Pamela McLaughlin | September 6, 2017

The stories and the lessons of three renowned women physicians are the focus of TRIPLE TRIUMPH, a new publication of Syracuse University Libraries and Syracuse University Press. Coming Back Together reunion attendees are invited to a panel discussion on Friday, September 15 from 1-2 p.m. in the Peter Graham Scholarly Commons, 114 Bird Library with Dr. Sharon Brangman and Dr. Pat Numann. Continue Reading →

New poetry series, Lunch Time Poems, to launch in Bird Library

By Pamela McLaughlin | September 5, 2017

Lunch Time Poems, a new poetry reading series, will kick off in Bird Library at noon on September 22 with poets Stephen Kuusisto and Jackie Warren Moore. Continue Reading →

“Empowering the Startup Dream”: A workshop on global entrepreneurship

By Pamela McLaughlin | August 30, 2017

Minhao Chen G’12 will keynote “Empowering the Startup Dream,” a workshop on international student entrepreneurship. The event will take place on Friday, September 8 from 8:30 a.m. to 1 p.m. in Room 114 Bird Library. Continue Reading →

LexisNexis Academic is now Nexis Uni

By Pamela McLaughlin | August 28, 2017

Nexis Uni replaces Lexis Nexis Academic database, with new features tailored to student needs and preferences. Continue Reading →

New exhibition: Goudy @ Syracuse: A Legacy by Design

By Pamela McLaughlin | August 22, 2017

Goudy @ Syracuse: A Legacy by Design exhibition will be on display through May 13, 2018 in Bird Library’s 6th floor gallery. Continue Reading →