• Libraries Celebrates National Libraries Week

    April 16, 2020

    Syracuse University Libraries will virtually celebrate National Libraries Week from April 19 – 25, 2020. The American Library Association has designated “Find Your Place at the Library” as this year’s national theme. “As the academic virtual hub of the University, it’s important for the Libraries to celebrate our unique role in the lives of our students, faculty, employees and community ...

  • Libraries Licenses New York Times and Wall Street Journal

    April 2, 2020

    Syracuse University Libraries has recently added two important online subscriptions: the New York Times and the Wall Street Journal. Access is available to all Syracuse University students, faculty and staff with a valid Syracuse University NetID and @syr.edu email address from which they can establish an online account. Instructions and additional information are provided on the New York Times guide ...

  • 2020 SCRC Faculty Fellows Program Deadline Extended

    March 23, 2020

    The Special Collections Research Center at Syracuse University Libraries (SCRC) has extended the proposal deadline to April 17, 2020 at 5 p.m. for two faculty fellows who would like to provide students with an opportunity to handle, analyze, and interpret SCRC’s primary source materials in their classes. The SCRC Faculty Fellows Program supports innovative curriculum development and fosters new ideas about how ...

  • Temporary Access to ProQuest E-Books and Other E-Resources

    March 20, 2020

    Syracuse University Libraries continue to be dedicated to supporting the research, teaching, and creative activities of our SU user community as we transition to online learning. In addition to the services outlined on our website, we are acquiring temporary access to several new and/or expanded licensed e-resources. We have acquired temporary access to more than 150,000 e-book titles in ProQuest Academic Complete, hosted ...

  • Coronavirus Update from Libraries

    March 15, 2020

    UPDATED MARCH 20, 2020 Effective today, Libraries staff will have restricted access to the Libraries’ buildings and physical collections.  This means: All overdue items will be automatically renewed, and late fines will be suspended.  Items will be due in the Fall 2020. Any requests for scans of printed materials must be made by Saturday, March 21 at ...

  • Children’s Book Drive to Benefit SUNY Upstate Golisano Children’s Hospital

    March 9, 2020

    UPDATE 3/17/20: BOOK DRIVE POSTPONED In honor of National Orange Day on March 24 and National Libraries Week beginning April 20, Syracuse University Libraries and the School of Information Studies will be hosting a new children’s book drive to benefit SUNY Upstate Golisano Children’s Hospital Family Resource Center. A collection box will be available in Bird ...

  • Two New Librarians Join SU

    March 6, 2020

    Syracuse University Libraries recently appointed two new librarians: Winn Wasson joined as social science librarian, reporting to Anne Rauh, and Chelsea Hoover joined the Libraries as catalog librarian reporting to Robert Cleary. Winn Wasson joined the Department of Research and Scholarship as a liaison librarian for the Maxwell School of Public Citizenship, as well as some social science departments in the ...

  • Jeff Rich ’67 Contributes to LaunchPad Innovation Fund

    March 3, 2020

    Jeffrey Rich ’67, partner at Rich Michaelson Magaliff, LLP and SU Libraries Advisory Board Member, has made a multi-year pledge of $25,000 per year for five years to the Syracuse University Libraries’. The total pledge of $125,000, beginning in spring 2020, will go toward student grants to pursue business startup ventures via the Blackstone LaunchPad powered by Techstars, helping students ...

  • Libraries Celebrate Women’s History Month in March

    March 3, 2020

    In honor of Women’s History Month in March, Syracuse University Libraries has curated a poster display in Carnegie Library’s Diana entryway from March 2 through 31. The exhibit features eight women innovators in science, technology, engineering, and math (STEM) fields. All eight posters are illustrated by women artists and were provided courtesy of Nevertheless. The Libraries has also curated a book ...

  • 150th Anniversary Digital Humanities Showcase

    March 2, 2020

    UPDATED 3/17/20: EVENT POSTPONED Syracuse University will present a Digital Humanities Showcase as part of its sesquicentennial celebrations on March 24 from 9 a.m. to 10:30 a.m. in the Peter Graham Scholarly Commons of Bird Library.  A cross-disciplinary and cross-campus effort, the Showcase will include brief presentations of completed projects and in-process work by students, faculty ...