• 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 ...

  • BREATHE at the Libraries Held April 24-25

    April 10, 2019
    Take a moment to breathe before finals! On Wednesday, April 24 and Thursday, April 25, the Syracuse University Libraries, the Office of Health Promotion, Health Services, and the Society of Public Health Educators (SOPHE) hosted “BREATHE at the Libraries,” a series of end-of-semester events to help students relax and unwind as they prepare for Finals ...

  • The Political Urgency of Community Archives: Public Talk and Workshop with the South Asian American Digital Archive (SAADA) on April 23-24

    April 8, 2019
    As part of the 2018-2019 Syracuse Symposium Series, the SU Libraries are excited welcome Michelle Caswell (Associate Professor of Archival Studies, UCLA) and Samip Mallick (Executive Director of the South Asian American Digital Archive) for a free public lecture and workshop. Further information on the two events is as follows: Now More Than Ever: The Political ...

  • SU Libraries and Partners Hosted Living Library Event April 2

    March 20, 2019
    The Syracuse University Libraries hosted a Living Library event on Tuesday, April 2 from noon to 5 p.m. in Bird Library. During this event, “living books” representing a wide range of cultural backgrounds and life experience shared their stories in conversation with individual “readers.” Based on previous popular Human Library events, the Living Library is ...

  • Wiki-a-thon: Women in Design

    March 12, 2019
    As part of a global campaign to improve Wikipedia’s coverage of women in design and to increase female contributors to Wikipedia, School of Architecture Professor Lori Brown, Architecture Librarian Barbara Opar, and Fine Arts Librarian Ann Skiold will hold a Women in Design Wiki-a-thon on Tuesday, March 26, beginning at 5:30 p.m. in the King ...