• Temporary Access to ProQuest E-Books and Other E-Resources

    March 20, 2020

    Syracuse University Libraries continue to be dedicated to supporting the research, teaching, and creative activities of our SU user community as we transition to online learning. In addition to the services outlined on our website, we are acquiring temporary access to several new and/or expanded licensed e-resources. We have acquired temporary access to more than 150,000 e-book titles in ProQuest Academic Complete, hosted ...

  • Coronavirus Update from Libraries

    March 15, 2020

    UPDATED MARCH 20, 2020 Effective today, Libraries staff will have restricted access to the Libraries’ buildings and physical collections.  This means: All overdue items will be automatically renewed, and late fines will be suspended.  Items will be due in the Fall 2020. Any requests for scans of printed materials must be made by Saturday, March 21 at ...

  • Children’s Book Drive to Benefit SUNY Upstate Golisano Children’s Hospital

    March 9, 2020

    UPDATE 3/17/20: BOOK DRIVE POSTPONED In honor of National Orange Day on March 24 and National Libraries Week beginning April 20, Syracuse University Libraries and the School of Information Studies will be hosting a new children’s book drive to benefit SUNY Upstate Golisano Children’s Hospital Family Resource Center. A collection box will be available in Bird ...

  • Two New Librarians Join SU

    March 6, 2020

    Syracuse University Libraries recently appointed two new librarians: Winn Wasson joined as social science librarian, reporting to Anne Rauh, and Chelsea Hoover joined the Libraries as catalog librarian reporting to Robert Cleary. Winn Wasson joined the Department of Research and Scholarship as a liaison librarian for the Maxwell School of Public Citizenship, as well as some social science departments in the ...

  • Jeff Rich ’67 Contributes to LaunchPad Innovation Fund

    March 3, 2020

    Jeffrey Rich ’67, partner at Rich Michaelson Magaliff, LLP and SU Libraries Advisory Board Member, has made a multi-year pledge of $25,000 per year for five years to the Syracuse University Libraries’. The total pledge of $125,000, beginning in spring 2020, will go toward student grants to pursue business startup ventures via the Blackstone LaunchPad powered by Techstars, helping students ...

  • Libraries Celebrate Women’s History Month in March

    March 3, 2020

    In honor of Women’s History Month in March, Syracuse University Libraries has curated a poster display in Carnegie Library’s Diana entryway from March 2 through 31. The exhibit features eight women innovators in science, technology, engineering, and math (STEM) fields. All eight posters are illustrated by women artists and were provided courtesy of Nevertheless. The Libraries has also curated a book ...

  • 150th Anniversary Digital Humanities Showcase

    March 2, 2020

    UPDATED 3/17/20: EVENT POSTPONED Syracuse University will present a Digital Humanities Showcase as part of its sesquicentennial celebrations on March 24 from 9 a.m. to 10:30 a.m. in the Peter Graham Scholarly Commons of Bird Library.  A cross-disciplinary and cross-campus effort, the Showcase will include brief presentations of completed projects and in-process work by students, faculty ...

  • Special Collections Research Center Reflects on Sesquicentennial

    March 2, 2020

    UPDATED 3/17/20: EVENT POSTPONED Syracuse University Libraries’ Special Collections Research Center (SCRC) will honor Syracuse University’s founding 150 years ago on March 24, also known as National Orange Day, with special exhibition tours and a pop-up exhibit.  Visitors of Bird Library on March 24 can experience five different University history exhibitions: 150 Years of Syracuse University in Maps ...

  • Libraries Provide Access to E-book Package from JSTOR

    February 28, 2020

    Syracuse University Libraries has acquired access to more than 45,000 e-book titles, copyright year 2017 and earlier, hosted on the JSTOR platform as part of an e-resource collections pilot. The JSTOR e-book package contains titles from many major university presses, including Harvard, Yale, University of California, University of Michigan, and Princeton, as well as other academic publishers in the social sciences, arts, humanities, ...

  • Love Your Libraries Sticker Contest with AirPods Prize

    February 28, 2020

    UPDATED 3/17/20: CONTEST POSTPONED Syracuse University Libraries is sponsoring a “love your Libraries” sticker contest. Students, faculty and staff are invited to submit original design entries for a Syracuse University Libraries sticker no larger than 4” x 4”. Original designs should be submitted as PDF file to libcom@syr.edu between March 1 and March 30. Designs can ...