• 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 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 ...

  • 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 ...

  • Libraries Commemorates Latinx Hispanic Heritage Month

    September 16, 2019
      In commemoration of Latinx Hispanic Heritage Month (September 15-October 15), the Syracuse University Libraries, in collaboration with La Casita Cultural Center and the Office of Multicultural Affairs, is proud to share a display titled “Selections from Juan Cruz: A Retrospective.” The exhibit features works on loan by Juan Cruz ’95, Syracuse-based artist and Syracuse University ...

  • Bird Library Hosting Homo-Symbiosis Architectural Installation

    September 12, 2019
    Two students from the School of Architecture, Benson Joseph ’20 and Parinda Pin Sangkaeo (Pin) ‘22, have created and installed an original display titled “Homo-Symbiosis” on the first floor of Bird Library.  It will be on display in the Learning Commons near the computer cluster through November 2. The students have independently collaborated on several works ...

  • Libraries to Host The Humanities and Technology (THAT) Camp

    September 11, 2019
    Syracuse University Libraries is hosting The Humanities and Technology (THAT) Camp Central New York (CNY) on October 25, 2019 in Bird Library. Camps are free to attend, user-generated, informal conference programs for anyone interested in the humanities or technology at any skill level. The program and agenda is not set in advance, but rather is ...

  • Syracuse University Press Participates in Upstate Publishing Summit

    September 11, 2019
    Several employees from Syracuse University Press participated in the Upstate Publishing Summit held on August 28, 2019 at the University of Rochester. Participation included:  ·         Deborah Manion, acquisitions editor at Syracuse University Press, co-moderated the session “Upstate spaces: presses, universities, local communities” ·         Mona Hamlin, marketing research analyst at Syracuse University Press, was a panelist in the ...