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Lubin House History

female standing in front of table with materials from archives

Posted on March 12, 2021, 10 a.m.

History of the Lubin House in New York.

Pieces of Puerto Rico: Plastics and Protest

workers in Puerto Rico

Posted on March 11, 2021, 4:01 p.m.

The Branchell Company background included within the Edward Hellmich Papers.

"This is not a woman who composes, but a composer who is a woman."

Black L’Enjoleuse (GC-5557) record with gold writing

Posted on March 3, 2021, 2:45 p.m.

Cécile Chaminade recorded seven compositions for the Gramophone and Typewriter Company.

Digital Underground: Conversation with University Archivist, Meg Mason

150 Years of Tradition graphic

Posted on March 2, 2021, 11:11 a.m.

An interview conducted with Meg Mason in September 2020

Thematic Resources – Architecture Research Guide page

Slocum Hall surrounded by green trees and grass

Posted on March 1, 2021, 1:05 p.m.

Celebrating Black History month at King + King Architecture Library.

Reflecting Forward: The Digital Underground Series

Brittany Bertazon in Reading Room

Posted on Feb. 23, 2021, 11:17 a.m.

Visualizing our past in the context of our future as a library and community.

Inside SCRC | Abolitionist Materials

black woman wearing mask standing next to materials from archives

Posted on Feb. 22, 2021, 4 p.m.

Petrina Jackson spotlights anti-slavery and abolitionist collection items.

Bento-box Focus Group

NCSU Libraries' bento box search results for systematic review

Posted on Feb. 19, 2021, 12:36 p.m.

NCSU Libraries’ bento-style search interface

Researching Stenogravures, Crystopal and Armand Winfield

Blue-green sample of Crystopal. Plastics Artifacts Collection.

Posted on Feb. 17, 2021, 7:12 p.m.

Stenogravures are very strong and are akin to stone carvings

Film and Media Roundtable Announces 2021 Notable Films

orange video camera icon over blue overlaid photo of Bird Library

Posted on Feb. 15, 2021, 9:34 a.m.

Movie clapper icon by Shmector is licensed under CC BY 2.0

Reconstructing Racial Equality in Syracuse

Description of CORE from the first issue of their newsletter “In the Wind.”

Posted on Feb. 10, 2021, 7 p.m.

Syracuse’s Interstate 81 has played a major role in the racial, social, and economic landscape of the city.

Black History Month Resources 2021

Black History

Posted on Feb. 10, 2021, 8:55 a.m.

Although not comprehensive, highlights from our collections in celebration of Black History Month include:

Research Starting Points

student working on a laptop with stacks of books

Posted on Feb. 8, 2021, 10:03 a.m.

Explore the Syracuse Universities Libraries website

75 Years of Benjamin Spock’s Common Sense Parenting

Spock talking with a patient at the health center. Benjamin Spock and Mary Morgan Papers.

Posted on Feb. 3, 2021, 6:32 p.m.

2021 marks the 75th anniversary of the publication of the first edition of Benjamin Spock’s Common Sense Book of Baby and Child Care.

Now on Blackboard

Student wearing earbuds and working on an Apple laptop

Posted on Feb. 1, 2021, 1:42 p.m.

A new feature in Blackboard.

Marcel Breuer auf Deutsch

A handwritten digitized Breuer letter in German that proved hard to read when I first opened it. Marcel Breuer Papers.

Posted on Jan. 14, 2021, 4:08 p.m.

Letters from the Marcel Breuer Digital Archive.

Inside SCRC | World War I American Red Cross Posters

poster illustration of person wearing red cross uniform with arm around another person

Posted on Jan. 14, 2021, 3 p.m.

World War I-era American Red Cross posters

Everyone Wants the Libraries to Acquire Textbooks for Student Use

stacks of textbooks

Posted on Jan. 7, 2021, 12:09 p.m.

Acquiring textbooks at the Libraries is a complex issue.

Animals in the Stacks

Ink drawings of whales with the unit of measurement “barrels,” in this case oil. Barzillai Pease Journals.

Posted on Jan. 6, 2021, 6:41 p.m.

Inspired by the Getty Collection, materials from our archives for animals within our own collection.

2020 Year in Review

A happay new century to you

Posted on Dec. 23, 2020, 4:40 p.m.

As we reach the end of a decidedly unprecedented and unusual year, let’s look back on some of the topics we researched, discussed, and discovered in SCRC’s collections this year.

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