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Nancy Abashian receives Chancellor’s Award for Excellence in Librarianship

At a ceremony held on October 29, Nancy Abashian received the 2018-19 Chancellor’s Award for Excellence in Librarianship. This award recognizes consistently superior professional achievement in the field of librarianship. To receive this distinction, candidates must demonstrate extraordinary performance in … Continue reading

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Refworks Transition

Our current Refworks subscription ends on December 31, 2019. If you are currently using Refworks, please read our Transition FAQ for more information and advice on how to handle information you have in your Refworks account. https://libraryguides.binghamton.edu/citation-managers/refworks

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Special Collections Talk: “Singing the Body Electric: Opera, Democracy, and Voice in the Poetry of Walt Whitman”

The University Libraries’ Special Collections will host a talk by Dr. Robert P. Wilson, adjunct lecturer of English, on “Singing the Body Electric: Opera, Democracy, and Voice in the Poetry of Walt Whitman.” at noon Thursday, October 3, LN-2320, Bernard … Continue reading

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ScienceDirect Negotiations Update

On September 9, Dean of Libraries Curtis Kendrick sent an update on the progress of the ScienceDirect negotiations to SUNY Library Directors & Deans. Click on the link to read the latest news – Elsevier ScienceDirect Update Sept 2019

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Distinguished Alumnus Eric Weitz to Give Talk on Human Rights in Age of Nation-States

On September 12, Eric D. Weitz, ’74, distinguished professor of history at City College and the Graduate Center, City University of New York, will give a talk based on his recently published book, “A World Divided: The Global Struggle for … Continue reading

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Beth Brown Named ACRL Member of the Week!

Congratulations to Beth Brown, the Director of Assessment and Communications who was named the Associate of College and Research Libraries (ACRL) Member of the Week for June 10, 2019! ACRL is the higher education association for academic libraries and library workers … Continue reading

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Your Libraries’ Find It! Saved Items Must Move by June 18

The Libraries are moving to a new library services platform (LSP) in June. All SUNY libraries are part of the LSP project which will provide better access to all resources across SUNY. In December, we introduced our updated Find It! … Continue reading

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Be Our Guest Curator

The Bartle Lobby Guest Curator Program is now looking for submissions! Open to faculty, staff, students and any other members of the University community, the Bartle Lobby Guest Curator Program offers the chance to create, display, and curate your own … Continue reading

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Libraries’ Find It! to Replace Classic Catalog December 15

As the library migrates to a new library system, the classic catalog will be removed from the library website December 15. Find It!, the Libraries’ single-search box, will be the entry point for locating books, journals, DVDs and other materials owned … Continue reading

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Update on the Kanopy Platform

Recently, the University Libraries made some significant changes to Kanopy, our streaming video service. We wanted to inform everyone about these changes as they impact access to films via Kanopy. We also ask all faculty using Kanopy for classes this semester check … Continue reading

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