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Collection Spotlight: Disability in the Modern World

Stella Young in wheelchair, disability advocate and public speaker

Posted on Sept. 9, 2022, 10 a.m.

If you are looking to do research in disability studies, we have a database that must not be missed.

Top Five Reasons to Join a Public Library (or Two)

exterior of Petit Branch Library with teal metal bike rack that spells "books" in the Syracuse Westcott neighborhood

Posted on Sept. 6, 2022, 4 p.m.

We encourage you to consider joining a local public library.

Collection Spotlight: Artstor

famous painting of boats on water

Posted on Sept. 2, 2022, noon

Artstor is a visual resource that began in 2004, spans approximately three hundred collections and comprises over 2.5 million images across disciplines and growing.

New Student Checklist: What You Need to Know

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Posted on Aug. 30, 2022, 11 a.m.

Whether you’re a first-year or transfer student, arriving on campus for the first time after learning virtually, or haven't had the chance to explore the Libraries, here are some tips to help you get ahead and start the semester off strong!

Collection Spotlight: Data Databases

scrabble letters with word DATA formed in middle

Posted on Aug. 26, 2022, 10 a.m.

Data databases aggregate data from many sources and load them into a standard interface so you can select the parts you need quickly and easily.

Throwback Fiction Book Display

path in woods lit with sparkles and words that read "Throwback Fiction, Your Childhood Favorites, Revisited"

Posted on Aug. 22, 2022, noon

To kick off the 2022-2023 academic year, Bird Library has curated a collection of Throwback Fiction for College Students

Veterans Hone Entrepreneurial Skills in Summer

group of people posing in front of LaunchPad in Bird Library

Posted on Aug. 1, 2022, 2 p.m.

Blackstone LaunchPad partnered with Syracuse University’s D’Aniello Institute for Veterans and Military Families on training workshops for veterans.

SummerStart Activities at the Libraries

students stand in front of table in Bird Library listening to DPS Officer Wazen

Posted on July 25, 2022, noon

Program activities for incoming first year students in SummerStart.

New library collections for May and June 2022

two Rolling Stone magazine covers, side by side

Posted on July 19, 2022, noon

New fiscal year collections additions

Juneteenth 2022

blue background on top half, red background on bottom half, white star inside white burst outline in middle. Along right side is date June 19, 1865

Posted on June 14, 2022, noon

For more information, explore the Juneteenth: Readings for SU’s Observance of Black Liberation from Enslavement Research Guide.

Libraries Celebrate Pride Month 2022

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Posted on June 2, 2022, 4 p.m.

Pride Month is an annual event to honor the Stonewall Riots, which started on June 28th in 1969 in Manhattan.

Website Homepage Overview Video

library website homescreen

Posted on May 19, 2022, 11 a.m.

We have also created several video tutorials for users to acclimate to the new website.

Website Audience Navigation Video

library website homescreen

Posted on May 19, 2022, 10 a.m.

A video tutorial on navigating the Libraries' audience pages.

Website Megamenu Navigation Video

library website homescreen

Posted on May 19, 2022, 9 a.m.

Overview of the Libraries' megamenu navigation.

Website Search Function Video Tutorial

library website homescreen

Posted on May 19, 2022, 8 a.m.

Video tutorial of Libraries' website search function.

Browse the Libraries Shelves Virtually

screen shot of browse this shelf feature, with several book covers in horizontal row

Posted on May 13, 2022, 11 a.m.

Browse the bookshelves virtually.

Asian American and Pacific Islander Heritage Month May 2022

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Posted on May 11, 2022, 3:42 p.m.

Books, videos, and other materials from our collection in observance of AAPI Heritage Month.

Creating a New Library That Serves a Unique Audience in a Non-Traditional Library Space

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Posted on May 4, 2022, 11 a.m.

Launch of the IVMF Digital Library

Finals Week Tips: How the Libraries Can Help

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Posted on May 2, 2022, noon

Whether you’re finishing up a paper or project or studying for a final exam, here are some tips to help you finish the semester strong.

Resources for SU Alumni

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Posted on April 29, 2022, 10 a.m.

Which SU Libraries’ resources you can continue to access after graduation, as well as help you discover new resources to meet your information needs.

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