• New Special Collections Research Center Exhibit: ‘Provisions for Your Research Journey’

    October 29, 2020

    Syracuse University Libraries’ Special Collections Research Center (SCRC) announces a new exhibition located in the Plastics Pioneers Reading Room on the 6th floor of Bird Library. The exhibition, entitled ‘Survival Kit: Provisions for Your Research Journey’,  is on display now throughout 2021. It utilizes a selection of artifacts, documents, and photographs from the Edwin F. ...

  • Special Collections Research Center to Receive Onondaga Historical Association 2020 Medal Award

    October 26, 2020

    The Syracuse University Libraries’ Special Collections Research Center will receive the Onondaga Historical Association’s (OHA) 2020 Medal Award at a virtual event on Thursday, November 12.  The OHA Medal Award is the organization’s highest honor for contributions made to the cause of preserving and interpreting Onondaga County’s collective heritage. The award is being received by ...

  • Special Collections Research Center Exhibits Online

    October 22, 2020

    Syracuse University Libraries’ Special Collections Research Center has recently published three online exhibitions that feature the University’s history, leaders, and libraries.  The three online exhibitions are available for public viewing and include: “Let the Reader Emerge!” Milestones of the Syracuse University Libraries, https://digitalexhibits.syr.edu/sul-milestones/ A Legacy of Leadership: The Chancellors and Presidents of Syracuse University, https://digitalexhibits.syr.edu/chancellors/ 150 Years of ...

  • RefWorks Cancellation

    October 20, 2020

    The Syracuse University Libraries is canceling our subscription to RefWorks effective February 28, 2021. If you have used RefWorks in the past, you will need to transfer any data to another citation manager before the subscription ends. Information on other citation management tools and how to transfer data can be found on the Libraries’ Research ...

  • Libraries Accepting Applications for Temporary Access and Use of ProQuest’s Text and Data Mining (TDM) Studio

    October 19, 2020

    Syracuse University Libraries is currently accepting Syracuse University researcher applications to temporarily access and use ProQuest’s Text and Data Mining (TDM) Studio platform.  Researchers and research teams can apply to access the beta release of TDM Studio for one week or one month in the fall or spring semester. The tool, which uses R and ...

  • Virtual Event on Institute for Veterans and Military Families Digital Repository

    October 19, 2020

    Syracuse University Libraries’ Digital Library Program will host a virtual event on Tuesday, November 17 at 4 PM EST to discuss its partnership with the Institute for Veterans and Military Families (IVMF) and the creation of a digital resource library for national use. This virtual event will highlight how SU Libraries’ Digital Library Program and IVMF ...

  • Syracuse University Press and Sound Beat: Access Audio Partnering to Produce Audiobooks

    October 16, 2020

    Syracuse University Libraries is pleased to announce that Syracuse University Press and Sound Beat: Access Audio, which is produced at Belfer Audio Laboratory and Archive at SU Libraries, have partnered to produce audiobooks. Their first two audiobooks, Reservoir Year: A Walker’s Book of Days by Nina Shengold and Harry Haft: Survivor of Auschwitz, Challenger of ...

  • Hours: Thanksgiving 2020 to Spring 2021 Semester

    October 16, 2020

    Syracuse University Libraries’ hours from November 25 through January 23, 2021 are planned as follows. Please note that Bird Library, only the Waverly Street entrance will be open. On the 6th Floor of Bird Library, the Reading Room remains closed. Date Bird Library (Waverly Street side) Bird Library (6th Fl.) Carnegie Library King+King Architecture Library Wed. Nov. 25 7:45 am – 6 ...

  • Veteran’s Writing Award Reading and Book Talk

    October 8, 2020

    Syracuse University Libraries’, Syracuse University Press, and the Institute for Veterans and Military Families will be hosting a virtual Veteran’s Writing Award Reading and Book Talk on November 12, 2020 from 4 – 5 PM EST featuring  2019 award winner Dewaine Farria, author of “Revolutions of All Colors.”  Those interested should register in advance. The event ...

  • “At Home with Warren Kimble” Audio Production

    October 8, 2020

    Syracuse University Libraries’ Sound Beat: Access Audio produced a casual but sophisticated audio documentary featuring Warren Kimble ’57 (College of Visual and Performing Arts), America’s “best-known living folk artist.” The audio documentary was released for free access via the Sound Beat: Access Audio website at “At Home with Warren Kimble.” In “At Home with Warren Kimble,” ...