Monthly Archives: December 2016

Libraries’ ILLiad System (Interlibrary Loan) Unavailable Today (Dec. 19)

The Binghamton University Libraries’ interlibrary loan system, ILLiad, is down today for system upgrades. You will be unable to log into your ILLiad account; however, you can submit interlibrary loan requests via this temporary online form. If you experience any difficulties … Continue reading

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Libraries’ ILLiad System (Interlibrary Loan) Unavailable on Dec. 19

We will be upgrading their interlibrary loan system, ILLiad, on Monday, Dec. 19. The system will be down the entire day. Patrons will be unable to log into their ILLiad accounts. There will be a temporary online request form posted on our website … Continue reading

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Hidebound: the Grisly Invention of Parchment

While most of the Old World was writing on papyrus, bamboo, and silk, Europe carved its own gruesome path through the history books. To an ancient Egyptian of the third century BCE, the rolls of papyrus on which the country … Continue reading

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It’s all in the details!

Shown is a detail from The Cloisters Apocalypse, an early fourteenth century Latin manuscript depicting the narrative present in the Book of Revelations. The manuscript dates to c.1330 when it was produced in Normandy, France for the noble family de Montigny. … Continue reading

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Spring Course Reserves: Submit Requests Now

Faculty and Instructors: Submit requests now to ensure your students have access to course materials at the Libraries and on Blackboard by the first day of class for the spring semester. Remember, we are happy to circulate not only library … Continue reading

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Meet our new Cataloging Librarian, Rachel Turner!

“As the new Cataloging Librarian, I look forward to helping students and staff find the resources they need through the Library Catalog. I also have plans to help make the resources in Special Collections more easily available and to take … Continue reading

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