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Faculty

Meet Megan Benson, Instructional Outreach Librarian!

Megan Benson joined Binghamton University Libraries in August 2018 as the Instructional Outreach Librarian. She teaches UNIV 180A Critical Research Skills and is in charge of the Libraries social media accounts, @bingulibraries. Prior to coming to Binghamton, Megan received her … Continue reading

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Welcome Jim Galbraith, new Head of Collection Development

Jim Galbraith joins the library team as the new Head of Collection Development. Jim also serves as the subject librarian for the Departments of Art and Art History. He received his bachelor’s degree in History and an MA in Library … Continue reading

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Update: Proposed Cancellations to Library Resources in FY2018-2019

Colleagues, Welcome back and to the start of a new academic year. As you may recall from my note in May, like the rest of the campus community, the University Libraries is making provisions for a potential budget shortfall in … Continue reading

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Elizabeth Brown Selected as 2018 SLA Fellow

Associate Librarian and Director of Assessment & Scholarly Communications Elizabeth Brown has been selected as one of the 2018 Special Library Association (SLA) Fellow. As the SLA press release states, the honor is “bestowed on active, mid-level career SLA members … Continue reading

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Welcome to Jennifer Embree, New Subject Librarian for Biology and Psychology

Jennifer Embree joins the University Libraries as our new Subject Librarian for Biology and Psychology. Jen received her bachelor’s degrees in psychology and English from the University of Connecticut, and recently received her master’s degree in library science from the … Continue reading

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Proposed Cancellations to Library Resources in FY2018-2019

Colleagues, Like the rest of the campus community, the University Libraries is making provisions for a potential budget shortfall in the University’s budget in FY2018-2019. Before our summer session, I want to update you on what this means for the … Continue reading

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OER Text Available on the ORB

In March 2018, Dr. John S. Bay, professor of Electrical and Computer Engineering and associate dean for research and graduate studies for the Thomas J. Watson School of Engineering and Applied Science, added a book he authored, Fundamentals of Linear State … Continue reading

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Guatemalan Forced Migration Photo Collection Added to The ORB

In February 2018, Óscar Gil-García added an insightful photo collection called the “Guatemalan Forced Migration” to the Libraries’ Open Repository at Binghamton, The ORB, with descriptions written in both English and Spanish. The photographic exhibition Guatemalan forced migration: the politics … Continue reading

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Open Educational Resources (OER) Grant – Apply by May 31

Binghamton University Libraries and the Center for Learning and Teaching invite faculty and instructors to apply for grant funding to help support the conversion of their course textbooks and materials to free Open Educational Resources (OER). “Open Educational Resources (OER) … Continue reading

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