• ProQuest scheduled maintenance on January 19-20, 2019

    January 16, 2019
    Numerous ProQuest resources will likely be affected by a planned ProQuest maintenance outage scheduled for Saturday, January 19, 2019 starting at 10:00 p.m. and ending by 6:00 a.m. on Sunday, January 20. Resources that may be affected include (but are not limited to): ProQuest database platform ProQuest ebooks ProQuest Congressional Chadwyck-Healey databases ProQuest Digital Microfilm Ancestry Library Edition Digital Sanborn Maps Dissertation Express ProQuest Dissertations & ...

  • Applications are now open for the new Information Literacy Scholars Program

    January 8, 2019
    The Information Literacy Scholars program is a partnership with the Syracuse University School of Information. Scholars receive a 50% tuition scholarship and 20 hours of paid employment at the Syracuse University Libraries, where they will provide reference support and information literacy instruction to the SU community. They will be mentored by professional librarians and will ...

  • In the Biblio Gallery: Dorm

    December 7, 2018
    The students of Art Photography, Introduction (APH) 261 present their final exhibition, showcasing their interpretation of their own lived-spaces. The semester was spent exploring foundational concepts of image-making and photography through field trips, meetings with prominent contemporary artists, and critical dialogues. For this group exhibition, the APH 261 students have explored themes of object-hood, identity, and ...

  • SU Libraries’ United Way Auction Extravaganza, December 14

    December 6, 2018
    The Syracuse University Libraries’ United Way Auction Extravaganza will be Friday, December 14 from 10:00 a.m. – 3:00 p.m. in the Peter Graham Scholarly Commons. Items are currently being accepted and contributors may bring their items to Pat Hunt on the 3rd floor of Bird Library between now and December 13. Both Brown Bag and Silent ...

  • December 10-14 is “Food for Fines”

    December 4, 2018
    Donate food and reduce your library fines! The libraries of SU and SUNY-ESF will once again be participating in “Food for Fines” from December 10-14 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 by ...

  • In Our Shoes: A Student Creative Writing & Art Showcase, December 7 at 3:30 p.m.

    December 3, 2018
    Perception Magazine, the Sigma Delta Tau English Honor Society, and the Syracuse University Libraries present In Our Shoes: A Student Creative Writing & Art Showcase on Friday, December 7 from 3:30 to 5:00 pm in the Peter Graham Scholarly Commons (Bird 114). Hear students read their work and share their visual art in celebration of ...

  • Gerry McCarthy receives Libraries’ Distinguished Service Award

    November 30, 2018
    The Syracuse University Libraries Assembly (SULA) Distinguished Service Award Committee has awarded the 2018 Distinguished Service Award to Gerry McCarthy, Office Supervisor in the Learning Commons at Bird Library.  This award represents recognition by Gerry’s peers of her significant contributions to Syracuse University Libraries and the Syracuse University community. Gerry joined the library in 2007 as ...

  • Poet Dylan Krieger Reads Lunch Time Poems on Friday, November 30 at noon

    November 28, 2018
    On Friday, November 30, poet Dylan Krieger will present the final Lunch Time Poems reading of the semester.  Krieger is author of three books, Giving Godhead (Delete Press, 2017), No Ledge Left to Love (Ping Pong, 2018), and Dreamland Trash (Saint Julian, 2018). Krieger lives in southern Louisiana. She earned a bachelor’s degree in English ...

  • Virtual Plastics: a presentation on November 29th at 4:00 p.m., Peter Graham Scholarly Commons

    November 26, 2018
    VIRTUAL PLASTICS is a collaboration between Special Collections Research Center, Transmedia and the School of Art conceptualized through a series of conversations between Jacob Riddle (faculty of Transmedia and the School of Art) and Courtney Asztalos (Curator of Plastics and Historical Artifacts, SCRC). There will be a talk and students in ARI 300 Digital Fabrication and ...

  • Research Data Services introduces REDCap data collection platform

    November 26, 2018
    On Tuesday, December 4 from 10:00am to 10:30am, Research Data Services will be presenting a short introduction to the REDCap data collection platform. REDCap is an online data collection platform best suited to experimental/clinical research where project staff will do the bulk of data entry.  REDCap also has survey capabilities. For more information, please go ...