• New Inclusive Entrepreneurship Program Launching through Generous Gift from Intelligence++TM Foundation

    May 14, 2020

    Registration now open for the first interdisciplinary course this fall An innovative, interdisciplinary program focused on inclusive entrepreneurship and design is being offered for the 2020-2021 academic year in partnership with the Blackstone LaunchPad powered by Techstars (LaunchPad) at Syracuse University Libraries, the Taishoff Center for Inclusive Higher Education (InclusiveU), and the  College of Visual and Performing ...

  • Libraries Celebrates Student Employees

    May 7, 2020

    Syracuse University Libraries recognized their student employees with a virtual celebration on May 6. Annually, the Libraries employs over 150 students, both customer-facing and behind the-scenes, who help keep the Libraries running. Each year supervisors are asked to nominate student employees who have demonstrated dedicated service over time and significant contributions which have made a lasting impact on the Libraries. The ...

  • Libraries Adds New Resources Spring 2020

    April 29, 2020

    Syracuse University Libraries has added the following new databases to its collections, which can be accessed using your net ID and password via library.syr.edu. These resources are part of the Libraries’ normal acquisitions process and are not related to the free temporary resources offered by some publishers this semester due to COVID-19. Databases: Geobase – A new module of Engineering Village; ...

  • David Maynard Wins Mary Hatch Marshall Essay Award

    April 28, 2020

    David Maynard, a graduate student from the Department of Writing Studies, Rhetoric, and Composition in the College of Arts and Sciences (A&S), was selected as the 2020 winner of the prestigious Mary Hatch Marshall Essay Award. On May 7, A&S and the Syracuse University Library Associates will award the sixteenth annual Mary Hatch Marshall Award for the best essay written ...

  • Documenting COVID-19

    April 27, 2020

    The University Archives in the Special Collections Research Center at Syracuse University Libraries is actively working to document the impact of the COVID-19 pandemic on Syracuse University. They are seeking to collect and preserve the personal responses of University students, faculty, and staff and are reaching out to the University community for contributions. To learn more about the project and donate ...

  • Libraries’ Chief Curator Participating in Shakespeare’s Virtual Birthday Event

    April 22, 2020

    Colleen Theisen, Syracuse University Libraries’ Special Collections Research Center’s Chief Curator of Exhibitions, Programs, and Education, is participating in the Folger Shakespeare Library’s virtual birth/death day event for Shakespeare on April 23, 2020.  The event is being shared on Facebook and YouTube and will run from 11 a.m. to 7 p.m.  Theisen is participating in the session titled In the Collection: ...

  • A Legacy of Leadership: The Chancellors and Presidents of Syracuse University Digital Exhibition

    April 20, 2020

    As part of our continuing commemorations of Syracuse University’s sesquicentennial, Syracuse University Libraries’ Special Collections Research Center has released “A Legacy of Leadership: The Chancellors and Presidents of Syracuse University” digital exhibition. This online exhibition mirrors and expands upon the physical exhibition that has been on display on the first floor of Bird Library since ...

  • 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 ...