New Fall 2021 Libraries Resources

  • 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 demand-driven acquisitions program for all JSTOR ebook titles with imprint years 2019 through the present, adding access to over 16,000 titles. Newly published front list titles will be added regularly, and all are searchable in the Classic Catalog and in Summon.
  • Expressive Media Film Library – Streaming videos related to arts therapy, including resources related to art, dance, drama, movement, and more, for a range of ages.
  • Musical Theater Songs – Database of information about songs from the musical theater repertoire, searchable by voice range, character age, tempo, accompaniment difficulty, composer/lyricist identity, and more.
  • Research Methods Primary Sources – Learning tools, case studies, and practice sources for researchers to learn about utilizing archives and conducting research using primary sources. This resource is a companion to SAGE Research Methods, which covers qualitative and quantitative research methods.
  • a + t online library – Publications from a+t architecture publishers, including books, the a+t magazine, and Housing Index.
  • Lyell Collection – Journals, publications, and books published by the Geological Society of London.
  • IET Digital Library – 2021 ebook frontlist from the Institution of engineering and Technology
  • Human Kinetics Library – Access to 2021 updates, including new ebooks and dance video content for both practitioners and scholarly study in dance, exercise, fitness, health, motor behavior, nutrition, physical activity, and sport management. Includes Human Kinetics Dance Technique module.

Newspaper archives:

  • East African Newspapers – Newspapers from East Africa published from the 1940’s to the early 2000s, including Daily Nation (1958-2002) from Kenya, government-owned English-language Ethiopian Herald (1943-1989), and The Monitor (1992-2003) from Uganda. Digitized as part of a Global Press Archive (GPA) CRL Charter Alliance project. SU Libraries contributed funding to this open access digitization project.
  • Southeast Asian Newspapers – Newspapers from Southeast Asia, published between 1839 and 1958, digitized as part of a Global Press Archive (GPA) CRL Charter Alliance project. SU Libraries contributed funding to this open access digitization project.
  • El Caribe Digital Archive – Digitized, page image access to El Caribe, 1956 to 2021, a Spanish-language daily newspaper published in the Dominican Republic. SU Libraries contributed funding to this open access digitization project.

Libraries Celebrates Veterans

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 war, and the structure of the armed forces.
    • America in World War Two: Oral Histories and Personal Accounts Oral histories, correspondence, diaries, photographs, artifacts, and military records telling the stories of American military personnel and civilians during the second World War. Content is digitized from the National WWII Museum in New Orleans, Louisiana.
    • African American Archives Military documents, letters, court records, and more from the 17th -20th centuries pertaining to African Americans.
    • Service Newspapers of World War Two Service newspapers from the British Library; Imperial War Museums; US Army Heritage and Education Center, US Army War College; Alexander Turnbull Library, National Library of New Zealand; Berlin State Library – Prussian Cultural Heritage.
Stories and Experiences of Military Service Members
  • America in World War Two: Oral Histories and Personal Accounts Oral histories, correspondence, diaries, photographs, artifacts, and military records telling the stories of American military personnel and civilians during the second World War. Content is digitized from the National WWII Museum in New Orleans, Louisiana.
  • Service Newspapers of World War Two Service newspapers from the British Library; Imperial War Museums; US Army Heritage and Education Center, US Army War College; Alexander Turnbull Library, National Library of New Zealand; Berlin State Library – Prussian Cultural Heritage.
  • Sixties: Primary Documents and Personal Narratives 1960-1974 Diaries, letters, autobiographies and memoirs, written and oral histories, memorabilia, and more related to the 1960s through 1970s.
  • First World War Portal Letters, diaries, photo albums, posters, propaganda, interactive maps, film clips, and official documents offering an international perspective on the Great War. Includes modules for Global Conflict, Personal Experiences, Propaganda & Recruitment, and Visual Perspectives.
  • Medical Services and Warfare Explore multiple perspectives on the history of injury, treatment and disease on the front line. Chart scientific advances through hospital records, medical reports and first-hand accounts, and discover the evidence of how war shaped medical practice across the centuries.
Our Student Veterans and their Families Researching your family’s history of military service