• 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 ...

  • Spring 2021 Electronic Theses and Dissertation Records Now Available in SURFACE

    August 11, 2021

    The records for the Electronic Theses and Dissertations submitted by the Graduate School for Spring 2021 have been processed and loaded into SURFACE, Syracuse University’s Institutional Repository. These include 79 submissions from 27 different departments

  • The Digital Underground: Interdepartmental Collaboration and the Power of Partnerships

    July 30, 2021

    by Brittany Bertazon, Graduate Assistant for Digital Library Program At first glance, it might seem like the Libraries’ music cataloger, Chelsea Hoover (pictured left) and the Assistant University Archivist and Pan Am 103 Archivist, Vanessa St.Oegger-Menn (pictured right) hold very different positions at Syracuse University Libraries. Chelsea is a catalog librarian who works in the Acquisitions ...

  • Dissertation Writing Resources

    July 29, 2021

    Working on your dissertation? The Libraries has many virtual resources that can help you craft it. Research literacies and writing pedagogies for masters and doctoral writers / edited by Cecile Badenhorst, Cally Guerin. The Sage handbook of digital dissertations and theses, edited by Richard Andrews … . Los Angeles: SAGE, 2012. Excellent dissertations!, by Peter Levin. Maidenhead, ...

  • Libraries Adds New E-Resources, Summer 2021

    July 28, 2021

    Databases Bloomsbury’s Drama Online — Playtexts, audio plays, video productions, photos, and ebooks related to practice and criticism, including works from Arden Shakespeare, Nick Hern Books, Royal Shakespeare Company, National Theatre, Shakespeare’s Globe, BBC, L.A. Theater Works, and more Bloomsbury’s Screen Studies new modules: Filmmaking Collection and Auteur Collection Various 2020 and 2021 update packages for all other ...

  • The Digital Underground: Cultivating Digital Competencies during Grad School

    July 12, 2021

    DLP Graduate Assistants Ambar Roy (pictured left) and Kiley Jolicoeur (pictured right) Discuss the Value of Experiential Student Learning for Future Success by Brittany Bertazon, Graduate Assistant for Digital Library Program Over the past two years, Syracuse University Libraries’ Digital Library Program (DLP) has employed three graduate students. This post features interviews with DLP Graduate Assistants Ambar ...

  • Summer Faculty Resources

    July 6, 2021

    Whether you are teaching a summer course, working on research and scholarship, or updating your CV or syllabus for the fall, the Libraries would like to remind you of some valuable research and teaching resources you may want to explore. We are here to help you with your research or publishing and can assist you at ...

  • Graduate School Dissertation Bootcamp

    June 4, 2021

    by Giovanna Colosi, Education Librarian, Subject Instruction Lead As graduate and doctoral students prepare to write theses and dissertations, the Libraries offers a number of resources to support you. An excellent starting point is the Research Guide for Doctoral Dissertation/Theses Writers. Other resources include: D. R. Riccomini, “Dissertation Writing for Engineers and Scientists,” Technical Communication, vol. 56, ...

  • Spotify Shelving Playlists

    June 4, 2021

    by Laura Benjamin, Access Services Librarian This year, Access Services had the pleasure of having two Inclusive U interns working with us, Ian Coe and Omari Odom. In addition to the work they do for us, both have also been working with SoundBeat. Ian’s specialty with SoundBeat is creating the soundtracks that underscore the episodes. Omari ...