• Shared Print Programs – new ways libraries are ensuring long-term scholarly access to print books

    September 16, 2019
    By Scott Warren, Associate Dean for Research Excellence How do we ensure that a sufficient number of copies of historic books continue to be held in academic libraries to enable use when needed? When the Libraries’ 2019 Annual Report comes out later this fall, you may notice a new statistic – number of volumes under shared ...

  • Summer 2019 Young African Leaders Initiative, an Interview with Two Fellows

    September 4, 2019
    by Michael Pasqualoni, librarian for Communications and Public Affairs at Syracuse University Libraries The Mandela Washington Fellowship for Young African Leaders is the flagship program of the Young African Leaders Initiative (YALI). This past summer 2019, the fellowship provided nearly 700 young leaders from Sub-Saharan African with the opportunity to hone their skills at higher education ...

  • First Year and Transfer Students Checklist: What You Need to Know about Syracuse University Libraries

    August 5, 2019
      Visit the libraries. Yes, there’s more than one on campus. Depending on your area(s) of study and interests, you may want to visit: Bird Library, next door to Schine Student Center, provides resources for humanities, social sciences, audiovisual, government publications, and maps. It is the University’s main library, with seven floors of resources and spaces. Carnegie Library, ...

  • 2018-2019 New and Expanded Resources

    July 3, 2019
    AccessEngineering An engineering reference tool that provides access to engineering reference information published by McGraw Hill, such as Perry’s Handbook for Chemical Engineers and Marks’ Standard Handbook for Mechanical Engineers. Includes books, instructional videos, interactive graphs, and an Excel calculator tool to streamline calculations. AccessScience Includes dictionary terms and research updates in all areas of science and technology. ...

  • Home of SU Libraries Department and Team Blogs

    December 16, 2011
    Syracuse University Libraries Facility Construction The Syracuse University Libraries Facility is a newly-constructed 20,000 square foot high-density storage facility that will house approximately 1.2 million volumes. Carnegie Library Renovation Carnegie has undergone renovation to restore and revitalize its grand reading room. The refurbished Carnegie Library Reading Room and adjacent Libraries’ service point on the second floor reopened on ...