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Collection Spotlight: Transformative Agreements at SU

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Posted on Feb. 17, 2023, 10 a.m.

Each year, scholars publishing articles in academic journals are increasingly being asked to pay article processing charges (APCs).

And the Grammy Goes To…

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Posted on Feb. 10, 2023, 10 a.m.

The 65th annual Grammy Awards February 5, 2023 provide a great springboard into our collections!

Inside SCRC: A Letter from Booker T. Washington

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Posted on Feb. 9, 2023, 1 p.m.

Washington's 1909 appeal aimed to improve operations at the Tuskegee Institute.

Collection Spotlight: Counseling and Therapy in Video

Cover art of the book: Child Centered Play Therapy by Dr. Garry Landreth

Posted on Feb. 3, 2023, 8 a.m.

Counseling and Therapy in Video provides a large and rich collection of videos for the study of counseling, social work, psychotherapy, and psychology.

Black History Month 2023

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Posted on Jan. 31, 2023, 9 a.m.

Visit Bird Library, 1st Floor from February 1-February 28, 2023

Collection Spotlight: ProQuest TDM Studio for Text Mining

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Posted on Jan. 27, 2023, 9 a.m.

ProQuest TDM Studio provides a platform for researchers to mine the vast trove of ProQuest holdings.

Collection Spotlight: News and Newspaper Database Collections

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Posted on Jan. 20, 2023, 10 a.m.

Visit the Libraries' full list of News & Newspaper databases.

Collection Spotlight: ProQuest One Literature

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Posted on Jan. 13, 2023, 1 p.m.

ProQuest One Literature is a new, expanded resource and interface supporting research in Literary Studies

New Libraries' Collections: October - December 2022

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Posted on Jan. 6, 2023, 10 a.m.

New Libraries resources added between October and December 2022.

Collection Spotlight: Policy Commons

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Posted on Dec. 8, 2022, noon

Policy Commons, a database that indexes content from over 20,000 think tanks, intergovernmental and non-governmental organizations, non-profit foundations and other policy-focused organizations

Research Metrics Tools and Services

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Posted on Nov. 30, 2022, noon

Libraries collaborate across campus to support the University’s goal of advancing research initiatives and achieving greater visibility.

Collection Spotlight: Avery Index to Architectural Periodicals

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Posted on Nov. 29, 2022, 3 p.m.

The Avery Index to Architectural Periodicals serves the need for access to a wide range of both new and older periodical literature.

King + King Architecture Library Faculty Picks

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Posted on Nov. 21, 2022, 3 p.m.

Professor Lawrence Chua has made the selection of books introducing users to materials on South Asian modernism in Cities.

Collection Spotlight: Digital Sanborn Maps

map of Syracuse University

Posted on Nov. 17, 2022, 2 p.m.

A collection of detailed fire insurance maps for more than 12,000 cities, towns and communities throughout the US.

Collection Spotlight: SURFACE

Syracuse University Libraries, SURFACE, the Face of Syracuse University Research

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

SURFACE, Syracuse University’s institutional repository, is a lot of things.

Native American Heritage Month: Indigenous Perspective

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Posted on Nov. 7, 2022, noon

In 2005, Syracuse University created the Haudenosaunee Promise Scholarship to acknowledge the university is founded on the Onondaga Nations' ancestral land and honor cultural legacies.

Collection Spotlight: Mintel Reports

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

A market research database featuring consumer research in multiple categories and across demographics, Mintel Reports offers broad coverage of many topics.

Native Heritage Month Display

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Posted on Nov. 1, 2022, 9 a.m.

Featuring books and films selected by native students on the themes of oral histories, literature by native authors, decolonization, and Indian residential schools and Hawaiian Sovereignty.

Collection Spotlight: Library, Information Science and Technology Abstracts (LISTA)

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Posted on Oct. 27, 2022, 2 p.m.

LISTA, an EBSCO-provided database covering topics across the library science, information science and technology landscape.

New Libraries' Collections: July through September 2022

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Posted on Oct. 20, 2022, noon

New resources added to the collections.

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