• New Fall 2021 Libraries Resources

    November 18, 2021

    Swank Digital Campus – Access to Swank Top 1,000 streaming video titles, including feature films from a variety of genres (adventure, fantasy, science fiction, and more), from a number of production companies. JSTOR ebooks, imprint years 2019 to present – JSTOR is a major aggregator for dozens of university presses and other scholarly publishers. Now providing ...

  • Libraries Celebrates Veterans

    November 1, 2021

    Syracuse University Libraries join the University community in celebrating Veterans year-long, but especially throughout the month of November. Noteworthy highlights include: Veteran’s Research Guide that provides resources for veterans and their families. The following collections: Military and Intelligence Journals, magazines, and reports covering the past and current state of military affairs including governmental policies, the socioeconomic effects of ...

  • Behind the Archives with Jim Meade

    October 25, 2021

    October is American Archives Month, celebrated by the U.S. National Archives to honor staff and demystify archival work. We’re joining the celebration by highlighting our very own Libraries staff members, who through their roles, help make history available to you! We sat down with Jim Meade, Audio Preservation Engineer in the Belfer Audio Laboratory and Archive, who works ...

  • Midterm Tips: How the Libraries Can Help

    October 19, 2021

    Whether you’re working on a paper or project or studying for an exam, here are some tips to help you ace your midterms: Take advantage of the Libraries’ resources and helpful staff! Reach out to your Liaison LibrarianSearch by subject to find an expert librarian who specializes in your topic or area of study! Then, simply schedule ...

  • Behind the Archives with Meg Mason

    October 6, 2021

    October is American Archives Month, celebrated by the U.S. National Archives to honor staff and demystify archival work. We’re joining the celebration by highlighting our very own Libraries staff members, who through their roles, help make history available to you! First, we sat down with Meg Mason, University Archivist, who is responsible for documenting Syracuse ...

  • LGBTQ History Month Resources

    October 4, 2021

    In honor of LGBTQ History Month, the Libraries reminds our campus community of resources available, including: Research Guide devoted to LGBT Studies that lists a variety of resources available to all SU community members, whether gay or straight, trans or cis, non-conforming or expressive of their sexual identity in their own unique manner. The Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual, ...

  • Qualtrics, Your Research Tool

    September 30, 2021

    By Paul Bern, Research Data Services Librarian Qualtrics, an easy-to-use survey design and administration platform, is available to use for free with your NetID. With Qualtrics, users can build simple or complex questionnaires using the many types of questions, survey directions, randomization, and other options available. Qualtrics even offers many pre-made surveys which you can use ...

  • SURFACE: Our Institutional Repository

    September 28, 2021

    The Syracuse University Research Facility and Collaborative Environment, better known as SURFACE, is a full-text, multi-media online database that provides open access to the extensive and diverse array of scholarly, professional, scientific, and creative output produced at Syracuse University. Since its launch in 2010, SURFACE has grown to include thousands of items ranging from scholarly ...

  • Resources for Latinx Hispanic Heritage Month

    September 15, 2021

    As the campus community celebrates Latinx Hispanic Heritage Month (September 15 through October 15), the following Libraries resources remain available: Latin American Studies Research Guide Belfer Latin American 45s Digital Collection Various books by Latinx and Hispanic authors, published within the last decade, aiming to illuminate newer works and voices from these communities. Examples of books include: The Poet ...

  • Between the Pages: The Secret Lives of Library Patrons

    August 24, 2021

    By: Kaycie Romano, Preservation Assistant Just as every book has a story to tell, every reader has their own unique narrative. Pull out a book from the vast library shelves and you’re not only diving into the world created by words on a page, but in some cases the world of whoever read the book before ...