• Orange Central 2019: What’s Happening at the Libraries?

    June 7, 2019
    Registration is now open for Orange Central 2019, Syracuse University’s annual homecoming and reunion weekend, September 12-15. Throughout the weekend, Syracuse University Libraries will be hosting a multitude of unique events for the Orange community to enjoy: Friday, September 13 9:30-10:00am or 4:30-5:00pm – 150 Years of Tradition at Syracuse University Exhibition Tour* Bird Library, Special Collections Research Center, ...

  • New Biblio Gallery Exhibit at Bird Library: “Everyone Wears Clothes”

    May 30, 2019
    Syracuse University Libraries’ new Biblio Gallery Exhibit on the 4th Floor of Bird Library is running from May 30, 2019 through the end of August 2019. The exhibit titled “Everyone wears clothes” was curated by Fashion faculty Professor Jeffrey Mayer and Professor Kirsten Schoonmaker from Syracuse University’s College of Visual and Performing Arts School of ...

  • Marketing & Communications Team Joins Libraries

    May 23, 2019
    Cristina Hatem, Director of Strategic Marketing & Communications, and Meara Mosny, Communications Coordinator, recently joined Syracuse University Libraries’ Marketing & Communications team. Hatem and Mosny will focus on marketing and communications activities that advance the Libraries’ mission and vision, tell the Libraries’ stories, promote services, and share how the Libraries’ people, places, collections, and services ...

  • Forever Orange: The Story of Syracuse University

    May 22, 2019
    To coincide with the celebration of Syracuse University’s sesquicentennial in 2020, Syracuse University Press is publishing Forever Orange: The Story of Syracuse University. This monumental, 10” x 12” book, lavishly illustrated with 300 photographs, provides a unique look at the diverse people, places, and events that have helped SU become an internationally renowned research university and ...

  • Inclusion & Accessibility Librarian Featured Speaker at Ohio Valley Group of Technical Services Librarians

    May 20, 2019
    Katherine Deibel, PhD, Syracuse University Libraries’ Inclusion & Accessibility Librarian was a featured speaker at the Ohio Valley Group of Technical Services Librarians (OVGTSL) Annual Conference on May 14, 2019 in Lexington, Kentucky. Deibel’s closing keynote presentation was titled “When You’re the Bridled Horse.” OVGTSL’s Annual Conference was geared for Technical Service Librarians facing resource challenges, ...

  • Mid-Century in Stereo 5.0 Exhibit

    May 20, 2019
    Check out the Learning Common’s newest exhibit on the 1st Floor of Bird Library: Mid-Century in Stereo 5.0, a selection of unusual vinyl records from a private collection culled from thrift stores and forgotten places. This year marks the fifth anniversary of the exhibit and consists of a handpicked selection of some of the best ...

  • Factiva Drop-In Feedback Sessions

    May 3, 2019
    We invite you to a drop-in Factiva feedback session to show us which features of Factiva are most useful and relevant to your research and teaching.  This is part of a review of current database holdings in order to ensure our resources are relevant to your needs. Monday, May 6, 10:00 am to 12:00 pm (Noon) Wednesday, ...

  • April 29-May 10 is “Food for Fines”

    April 18, 2019
    Donate food and reduce your library fines! The libraries of SU and SUNY-ESF will once again be participating in “Food for Fines” from April 29-May 10 by collecting food for the needy and offering patrons the opportunity to reduce their overdue fines. Overdue circulation fines will be reduced by $1 for each healthy, nonperishable food item donated ...

  • Syracuse All Steel Percussion Orchestra performs in Bird Library

    April 17, 2019
    The Syracuse All Steel Percussion Orchestra (SASPO) will perform a selection of “bangers and party anthems” on Friday, April 19, at 4 p.m. in the Peter Graham Scholarly Commons on the 1st floor of Bird Library. Members of the University community are invited to enjoy the sounds of the University’s new steel band in an ...

  • Syracuse University M.A. student Mark Muster wins Mary Hatch Marshall Essay Award

    April 10, 2019
    Mark Muster, an M.A. candidate in the Department of English at Syracuse University’s College of Arts and Sciences, has been selected to receive this year’s award for the best essay by a graduate student in the humanities at Syracuse University. He is a native of New York. Muster’s paper entitled “Re-synching Queerness: Futurity in the Ephemeral ...