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Carnegie Library Reading Room to be dedicated on March 17 at 3:30 p.m.

Thursday, March 20th, 2014

The formal dedication of the renovated Carnegie Library Reading Room, with remarks by special guest, Chancellor Kent Syverud, will take place on Monday, March 17 at 3:30 p.m. in the Carnegie Library at Syracuse University. This event follows on an informal ribbon-cutting that took place on January 13, the first day of classes this semester. […]

Silent Reading Room in Carnegie Library now open

Thursday, March 20th, 2014

Looking for a quiet, contemplative place to study? Check out the silent reading room on the second floor of Carnegie Library, which opened with a ribbon-cutting ceremony on January 13, 2014. David Wolken, PhD student in Cultural Foundations of Education, was the first student to enter the new reading room following its opening. He shared […]

Carnegie Library Reading Room to reopen in January 2014

Tuesday, December 3rd, 2013

The renovated Carnegie Library Reading Room and adjacent Libraries’ service point on the second floor will reopen on Monday, January 13, 2014. The main entrance to the Carnegie Library will be through the front stairs and doors, which will reopen for the first time since the mid-1970s. This long-term renovation project has upgraded Carnegie Library […]

Carnegie Library closed for semester break; items available by request

Tuesday, December 3rd, 2013

The Carnegie Library will be closed during intersession, December 14, 2013 through January 12, 2014. During this time, there will be ongoing renovation work in the building that may pose safety hazards, as well as create noise, dust, and general disruption for users of the Library. Any materials needed from Carnegie will be brought to Bird […]

Status of Carnegie Library renovation projects, Fall 2013

Friday, August 30th, 2013

Carnegie Library reopened for the fall semester Wednesday, August 21 after being closed during the summer for ongoing renovation work. This long-term renovation project, managed by the Syracuse University Libraries and the University’s Office of Campus Planning, Design, and Construction, will upgrade Carnegie Library for contemporary use and provide needed silent, individualized study space in […]

Carnegie Library Open House on May 12th

Wednesday, May 8th, 2013

The Library will host an Open House on Sunday, May 12th from noon – 4 p.m. to showcase the renovations to Carnegie Library and its Reading Room. The event will include self-guided tours of completed improvements in the Reading Room, entrance, lobby, second floor ambulatory, and the third floor. Construction of the Carnegie Library was funded […]

Carnegie Library reopens for the fall semester

Monday, August 27th, 2012

Carnegie Library, which was closed over the summer for renovations, reopened on Monday, August 27th. Effective with the re-opening, the official name of the merged Science & Technology and Mathematics libraries is Carnegie Library. The Carnegie renovation is unfinished, however Library services will resume on the first floor while renovations to the second floor reading […]

Libraries in Carnegie will be closed for the summer; items available by request

Monday, April 30th, 2012

The Science & Technology Library and the Mathematics Library in the Carnegie building will be closed this summer, beginning on Monday, May 14. During this time, there will be renovation work in Carnegie that may pose safety hazards, as well as create noise, dust, and general disruption for users of the Library. Items needed from […]

Carnegie Project Update

Friday, March 23rd, 2012

The renovation of Carnegie is underway and will continue through the summer. Projects include the reopening of the main entrance, replete with Diana statue, and the renovation of the second floor Reading Room, which will be returned to library use.  The reading room tables and chairs will be refurbished and table lights replaced with a […]