• New Biblio Gallery Exhibit: Newhouse School and iSchool Partner on Data-Driven Art Exhibition “Social Media and Democracy”

    November 19, 2019
    Syracuse University Libraries’ new Biblio Gallery Exhibit on the 4th Floor of Bird Library  was created by students from S.I. Newhouse School of Public Communications and the School of Information Studies and is titled “Digital Age in Democracy: Does It Exist?” It is an art exhibition funded by a CUSE Grant. The exhibit, which is on display from now through ...

  • SU Libraries’ Fine Forgiveness for Veterans and Military Members

    November 11, 2019
    In honor of Veteran’s Month, Syracuse University Libraries will forgive all veteran and active military service member Libraries’ fines up to $25 for the month of November. To participate, veterans and current members of the U.S. military must present their valid military identification to receive a one-time waiver of library fines. Additional Veteran’s Month activities at the Libraries include: A collection ...

  • Professor Sumathi Ramaswamy to Lecture on Mahatma Gandhi as an Artist of Non-Violence

    November 8, 2019
    Dr. Sumathi Ramaswamy, an internationally recognized historian who chairs the history department and teaches at Duke University, is currently working on a book about Mahatma Gandhi. She will be utilizing the primary research materials on Gandhi available through Syracuse University Libraries’ Special Collections Research Center (SCRC). While at Syracuse University, she will provide a public ...

  • Todd B. Rubin ’04 to Kick-Off “The Republic of Innovation” Global Entrepreneurship Week

    November 6, 2019
    Todd B. Rubin ’04 (School of Architecture), Minister of Evolution and President of The Republic of Tea, is sponsoring Syracuse University’s 2019 celebration of “The Republic of Innovation” Global Entrepreneurship Week from November 11 – 15, 2019.  Through the Rubin Family Foundation, Todd B. Rubin established a grant for the 2019-2020 academic year for five Rubin Family Innovation Mentors at Blackstone ...

  • “The Republic of Innovation” Global Entrepreneurship Week Events

    November 6, 2019
    The Blackstone LaunchPad powered by Techstars at Syracuse University Libraries (LaunchPad) is celebrating “The Republic of Innovation” Global Entrepreneurship Week November 11 – 15, 2019.  Many of the week’s activities are being sponsored by Todd B. Rubin ’04 (School of Architecture), Minister of Evolution and President of The Republic of Tea, through the Rubin Family Foundation. Global Entrepreneurship Week (GEW) started ...

  • Petrina Jackson Featured as Keynote Speaker at Society of Georgia Archivists

    October 31, 2019
    Petrina Jackson, Director of Syracuse University Libraries’ Special Collections Research Center, gave the keynote address at the Society of Georgia Archivists (SGA) conference on October 17, 2019 in Augusta, GA. The conference theme was Strong Roots, Stronger Branches: SGA at 50. In her keynote address, Jackson explored how her family’s stories have helped to shape her identity and perspective and how that ...

  • New Biblio Gallery Exhibit: Edenic Island, 2019

    October 31, 2019
    On the 4th Floor of Bird Library, this collection of images from artist Charlotte Howard is on display from November 1 through November 17.

  • PAANI and EcoBamboo Living Take Prizes at ‘Cuse Tank

    October 21, 2019
    Blackstone LaunchPad powered by Techstars at Syracuse University Libraries (LaunchPad) awarded the following teams prizes at this year’s ‘Cuse Tank entrepreneurial competition, held on Friday, October 18 at Bird Library: James Bason, judge, with PAANI first place winners Brianna Howard (Falk), Nikita Chatterjee (A&S), and Jacob Sardino. 1st Place winner – Nikita Chatterjee (Arts & Sciences) representing PAANI won $7,000. PAANI provides ...

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

    October 17, 2019
    To commemorate Remembrance Week 2019, Syracuse University Libraries Special Collections Research Center will host two Pan Am Flight 103/Lockerbie Air Disaster Open Archives sessions on Thursday, October 24 from 1 to 4 p.m. and Friday, October 25 from 9 a.m. to noon. Vanessa St. Oegger-Menn, Assistant University Archivist and Pan Am 103 Archivist, will have ...

  • Lydia Wasylenko, Librarian, and Barry L. Wells Honored with SOURCE Awards

    October 11, 2019
    Syracuse University’s Office of Undergraduate Research and Creative Engagement (SOURCE) presented Syracuse University librarian Lydia Wasylenko with a SOURCE Award named in her honor at a small reception held at SOURCE’s office at 238 Bird Library on Friday, September 27, 2019. The award was presented by Cathryn Newton, Senior Advisor to the Chancellor and Provost ...