• Carnegie Library Stacks Remain Closed, New Periodicals Available at Bird Library

    October 8, 2021

    The book stacks at Carnegie Library, located on the Shaw Quadrangle, remain  closed due to unexpected repair work needed. Therefore, all new print periodicals that would normally be shelved at Carnegie will be available at Bird Library. This includes 44 print titles. Out of caution for the safety of Libraries’ employees and users, all access to ...

  • Rachel Fox Von Swearingen Assumes Role of Collection Development and Analysis Librarian

    October 4, 2021

    Rachel Fox Von Swearingen has recently assumed the role of Collection Development and Analysis Librarian in the Department of Research and Scholarship at Syracuse University Libraries. Fox Von Swearingen has been with Syracuse University Libraries since 2011, when she was appointed Librarian for Music, Dance and Musical Theater. As a subject librarian, she was responsible ...

  • Special Collections Research Center Contributes to University of Toronto Art Museum Exhibition on Plastics

    September 28, 2021

    Multiple artifacts from Syracuse University Libraries’ Special Collections Research Center’s (SCRC) Plastics Artifact Collection are currently on display in the University of Toronto Art Museum exhibition titled, “Plastic Heart: Surface All the Way Through.” This exhibition, open from September 8 through November 20, 2021,draws on the existing work of the Synthetic Collective, an interdisciplinary collaboration ...

  • Libraries Award Grants for 2022-2023 Faculty Fellows

    September 23, 2021

    Syracuse University Libraries’ Special Collections Research Center (SCRC) has awarded two Faculty Fellows grants for the 2022-2023 academic year. Sarah Fuchs, Assistant Professor of Music History and Cultures in the Department of Art & Music Histories (College of Arts and Sciences), and Doug Dubois, Associate Professor in the Department of Transmedia (College of Visual and ...

  • LaunchPad Accepting Applications for 2021-2022 Competitions

    September 14, 2021

    Syracuse University Libraries’ Blackstone LaunchPad is now accepting online applications for 2021-2022 school year competitions. The universal application for the competitions, with nearly $100,000 in prizes, are for innovative or creative solutions to address problems or opportunities. Competitions are open to all undergraduate and graduate students from any academic program at Syracuse University as well ...

  • “The Art of Recovering Black History”; A Discussion with P. Gabrielle Foreman, 2021 Watson Professor

    September 7, 2021

    P. Gabrielle Foreman, the 2021 Jeannette K. Watson Distinguished Visiting Professor in the Humanities, will participate in a virtual discussion with Petrina Jackson, Director of Syracuse University Libraries’ Special Collections Research Center, on Friday, October 22 from 1 to 2:30 p.m. on the topic “Go Back and Get It: The Art of Recovering Black History.” ...

  • Job Opportunities at the Libraries

    September 1, 2021

    Syracuse University Libraries is filling multiple key positions this fall, now that the University has resumed in-person instruction and its full array of on-campus services. Some of these positions are newly created and directly tied to strategic initiatives and others are openings resulting from retirement or normal attrition, but all of these roles are important ...

  • Grace Swinnerton Appointed New Visiting Librarian for Digital Library Program and Institute for Veteran and Military Families

    August 31, 2021

    Grace “Gigi” Swinnerton was recently appointed as Syracuse University Libraries’ new visiting librarian for the Digital Library Program and Institute for Veteran and Military Families (IVMF). This position is a one-year appointment. Swinnerton recently obtained her master’s in library and information science from Syracuse University and was a member of the Libraries’ first Information Literacy ...

  • Carnegie Library Stacks Closed

    August 26, 2021

    the book stacks at Carnegie Library are closed due to unexpected repair work needed

  • New Digital Exhibition Featuring the Story of The Syracuse 8

    August 26, 2021

    new digital exhibition titled “A Courageous Stand: The Story of the Syracuse 8”