• Libraries Seeking Collections Feedback

    October 1, 2019

    As part of its analysis, Syracuse University Libraries is exploring a number of new electronic resources throughout October 2019 for possible inclusion in its collection. The Libraries is seeking feedback from users on these trial resources. On-campus users are asked to visit the resource trials guide, explore the resources under consideration, and provide feedback on ...

  • Libraries Welcomes Families October 18-20, 2019

    September 27, 2019

    Syracuse University Libraries’ welcomes families to visit the Libraries during Syracuse University’s Family Weekend October 18 through 20, 2019. The following activities are planned: Tours of Bird Library (approximately 1 hour in length): Friday, October 18 at 1 p.m. and 2 p.m.; Saturday, October 19 at 10 a.m. and 2 p.m. Tours of Carnegie Library (approximately 30 ...

  • Libraries Co-Hosting Understanding Islam Series

    September 24, 2019

    Syracuse University Libraries, along with Syracuse University’s Muslim Student Life, Hendricks Chapel, and the Muslim Students Association, are co-hosting a 7-week series of lectures and discussions titled “Understanding Islam.” The series will run on Wednesday evenings from 5:30 to 7:00 p.m., beginning on October 2 and ending on November 13. They will be held in ...

  • Graduate Student Next Level Research Workshop and Discussion Forum

    September 24, 2019

    Syracuse University Libraries, in partnership with the Graduate Student Organization, is hosting “Next Level Research Workshop and Discussion Forum” in Bird Library on Saturday, November 9, 2019 from 10:30 a.m. to 3:00 p.m. The day-long workshop will support graduate students in the research or planning phase of their dissertation or thesis. Fellow graduate students and librarians ...

  • Libraries Piloting Data Purchase Program

    September 23, 2019

    Syracuse University Libraries’ department of Research & Scholarship is piloting a new data purchase program to support Syracuse University researchers, especially graduate students and newer assistant professors, in acquiring data. Applications for data requests, including numeric, text, or graphic data are being accepted now through October 31, 2019 via completion of an online form.   The goal ...

  • Qualtrics Webinars

    September 20, 2019

    Syracuse University Libraries is hosting its annual Qualtrics webinar workshops on Thursdays from 3:00 p.m. to 4:00 p.m. beginning on October 10 and running through November 21, 2019.  The seven webinar workshops will provide participants with information on using the University’s online survey software. Available to Syracuse University faculty, staff, and students, the software enables ...

  • Jennifer Collins Appointed Budget Director

    September 17, 2019

    Jennifer Collins was recently appointed Budget Director at Syracuse University Libraries. As Budget Director, Jennifer will be responsible for the implementation, management and reporting of the Libraries’ approximately $25.5 million budget. Prior to joining the Libraries, Jennifer was Budget Analyst at Syracuse University’s Office of Budget and Planning. Before joining the University in 2016, she was ...

  • Libraries and School of Information Studies Announces Inaugural Class of “Information Literacy Scholars”

    September 17, 2019

    Syracuse University Libraries and the School of Information Studies partnered to create a new Information Literacy Scholars program for graduate students. As part of their strategic plan, the Libraries is working to increase curricular integration of information literacy in the schools and colleges to support Syracuse University’s shared competencies, which includes “information literacy and technological ...

  • Office Hours with Librarian for Business, Management and Entrepreneurship

    September 17, 2019

    Stephanie McReynolds, Librarian for Business, Management and Entrepreneurship, will hold office hours fall 2019 semester for those interested in research guidance. Students and faculty are encouraged to drop by or schedule an appointment with Stephanie. Wednesdays from 1:00 pm to 3:00 pm at Whitman (second floor hallway) Thursdays from 2:00 pm to 4:00 pm at Blackstone LaunchPad (Bird ...

  • Office Hours with Librarian for Music and Performing Arts

    September 17, 2019

    Rachel Fox Von Swearingen, Librarian for Music and Performing Arts, will hold office hours fall 2019 semester on Thursdays (excluding 9/26, 10/3, and 10/17) from 12:20 p.m. to 2:20 p.m. in 301 Crouse College. Those interested in research guidance are encouraged to drop by or schedule an appointment with Rachel. #AskYourLibrarian