Dean of Libraries and University Librarian David Seaman has issued a statement on diversity and inclusion from the University Libraries. Continue Reading →
SU student entrepreneurship teams won five awards at the 9th annual New York Business Plan Competition (NYBPC). Continue Reading →
The Libraries’ have added many new and expanded resources to the Principal Collection to support your research and teaching. Continue Reading →
The essential (and long-awaited here at SU) database for research, ISI’s Web of Knowledge, is now available. The citation index provides access to the content of 8700 authoritative, high impact journals, including 200 open access journals, covered by Science Citation Index ExpandedTM, Social Sciences Citation Index, and Arts & Humanities Continue Reading →
This summer, materials on the second floor of E.S. Bird Library may not appear in their usual places because the Library is in the midst of a shifting project.
By the opening of the fall semester current periodicals and newspapers on the second floor of E.S. Bird Library, as well as materials having call numbers that begin with B, C, and D, will have been shifted to new second-floor locations. Current periodicals and newspapers will move to a more Continue Reading →
Half hidden in the hill just east of E.S. Bird Library, the Belfer Audio Laboratory and Archive was the first facility of its kind in the world built specifically to preserve an audio collection. More and more faculty and students are discovering that its door opens upon a world of Continue Reading →
Sept. 12 and 13 workshop: Introduction to GIS Using ArcGIS, to be held in E.S. Bird Library’s Electronic Training Center
The Library will sponsor a two-day workshop, Introduction to GIS Using ArcGIS 9.1, from 8 a.m. to 5 p.m. on Sept. 12 and 13, 2005. The workshop will be held in the Elecronic Training Center on the lower level of E.S. Bird Library. The workshop was originally scheduled for July Continue Reading →
Last fall, the Vice Chancellor and Provost’s Committee on Academic Integrity (VPCAI) conducted a survey regarding academic dishonesty on campus. The committee collected survey data from current graduate and undergraduate students, TAs and faculty at Syracuse University and SUNY ESF, and compared these data to those from other post-secondary institutions. Continue Reading →
The Library has created a web page to describe the benefits and limitations of Google’s new search tool, Google Scholar. The page includes tips for using Google Scholar and for finding the full text of articles, books, and other resources at Syracuse University Library. Currently in beta version, Google Scholar Continue Reading →
To find out what services and information the Library offers for users with disabilities, go to http://libwww.syr.edu/information/disabilities/index.html . From that page, there are links to additional pages: “Assistive Technology,” “Building Access,” “Parking,” “Key Contacts,” and “Related Links.” George Abbott Head, Media Services Department E.S. Bird Library
Beginning March 8, a passport security surcharge of $12 will be collected on ALL passport applications, according to the U.S. State Department. This surcharge will fund multiple security enhancements in the U.S. Passport. The $12 surcharge will be collected along with the regular passport application fee of $55 for those Continue Reading →
Handouts describing Library resources and services now available in PDF format at http://library.syr.edu/instruction/handouts.
The Library’s information bulletins are now on the web in PDF format at: http://library.syr.edu/instruction/handouts/index.html. Links to this resource are also available from pages within the library.syr.edu/instruction directory and from the publications/index.html page. *************************************** Abby Kasowitz-Scheer Head of Instructional Programs Syracuse University Library Syracuse, NY 13244-2010 (315) 443-1943 firstname.lastname@example.org
In support of the If All of Central New York Read The Grapes of Wrath initiative and the Syracuse Stage production of The Grapes of Wrath, the Library s Special Collections Research Center is now displaying holdings related to radicalism in literature and art. The exhibition, titled Steinbeck s Grapes Continue Reading →