• Libraries’ SU Press Exhibit Featuring Association of University Press’ Book, Jacket and Journal Show Winners

    January 21, 2020

    Syracuse University Libraries’ SU Press is featuring an exhibit on the first floor of Bird Library from January 21 – 30, 2020 with Association of University Press’ Book, Jacket and Journal 2019 award winners. The annual Association of University Press’ Book, Jacket, and Journal Show recognizes achievement in design, production, and manufacture of books and journals by the university press ...

  • Libraries Adds New Resources

    January 14, 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. ForeignAffairs.com  – Articles and current news covering the political, historical, and economic impacts of American foreign policy and global affairs. Includes the full archive of Foreign Affairs Magazine 1922-present plus additional online-only content. Psychotherapy.net – Streaming video related to ...

  • Librarian for Music and Performing Arts Office Hours

    January 13, 2020

    UPDATED 3/17/20: IN-PERSON OFFICE HOURS ARE CANCELED Rachel Fox Von Swearingen, Librarian for Music and Performing Arts, will hold office hours spring 2020 semester on Thursdays (excluding 2/27, 3/19) from 12:30 p.m. to 2:30 p.m. in 301 Crouse College. Those interested in research guidance are encouraged to drop by or schedule an appointment with Rachel. #AskYourLibrarian ...

  • Libraries Co-Hosting Spring 2020 “Understanding Islam” Series

    January 10, 2020

    Syracuse University Libraries, along with Syracuse University’s Muslim Student Life, Hendricks Chapel, and the Muslim Students Association, are co-hosting a 6-week series of lectures and discussions titled “Understanding Islam.” The series will run on Tuesday evenings from 6 p.m. to 7:30 p.m., beginning on February 4 and ending on March 10. They will be held ...

  • LaunchPad Hosting International Startup Workshop

    January 9, 2020

    The Blackstone LaunchPad powered by Techstars at Syracuse University Libraries is hosting a free “International Startup Workshop” for the international and innovation community on January 22, 2020 from 3 to 5 p.m. in the Peter Graham Scholarly Commons in Bird Library. The workshop is being led by Anna V. Putintseva, Esq., and Rebecca Cohen, Esq., attorneys at Bousquet Holstein PLLC. ...

  • Lydia Wasylenko to Receive Syracuse University Libraries Assembly 2019 Distinguished Service Award

    December 10, 2019

    Lydia Wasylenko, librarian for Humanities and Citizenship, has been selected by the Syracuse University Libraries Assembly to receive the 2019 Distinguished Service Award. The award will be presented to Lydia at the Libraries’ annual holiday party on December 17, 2019 at 2 p.m. in Bird Library. Lydia was selected based on her contributions to the Libraries and the broader community, ...

  • LaunchPad Student Teams Sweep Award Competitions, Winning Nearly $80,000 in Fall 2019

    December 6, 2019

    Numerous student startup teams from the Blackstone LaunchPad powered by Techstars in Bird Library (LaunchPad) have won business competitions and prizes totaling $79,500 this past fall 2019. The LaunchPad is Syracuse University’s innovation hub, connecting the entire University’s resource-rich ecosystem with a global net­work that provides support for aspiring innovators, entrepreneurs, inventors, and creators. “The LaunchPad remains a library service supporting all ...

  • Graduate Student Event Series Spring 2020

    November 26, 2019

    Syracuse University Libraries, with funding from the Graduate Student Organization, is hosting a series of events for graduate students in the spring 2020 semester at Bird Library. Registration is required for each workshop. The event series builds off of similar seminar and discussion events held during 2018-2019 and are intended to provide academic and ...

  • Donate Food to Reduce Your Libraries Fines

    November 26, 2019

    In the spirit of the holidays, Syracuse University Libraries will participate in “Food for Fines” between Monday, December 2 and Friday, December 13. Patrons with overdue circulation fines can reduce their fines by $1 for each healthy, nonperishable food item donated. Donations will be accepted at the circulation desks of participating libraries: Bird, Carnegie, Law, ...

  • Libraries to Host BREATHE De-stress Event December 3 and 4

    November 22, 2019

    Syracuse University Libraries is again hosting an end-of-semester BREATHE De-Stress event on Tuesday, December 3 and Wednesday, December 4 from 2:30 to 5 p.m. in Peter Graham Scholarly Commons Room 114 in Bird Library. Sponsored in partnership with the Barnes Center at The Arch Health Promotion, BREATHE activities help students relax and unwind as they ...