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Jen Embree Named ACRL Member of the Week!

Congratulations to Jen Embree, subject librarian for Biology, Comparative Literature, Latin American & Caribbean Area Studies (LACAS), and Psychology, who was named the Associate of College and Research Libraries (ACRL) Member of the Week for May 11, 2020! ACRL is … Continue reading

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Research Skills in the Digital Environment Workshop Series – March 12

The Libraries will be hosting two workshops as part of our “Research Skills in the Digital Environment” series on Thursday, March 12 from 10:30-2pm (see below for workshop descriptions). All that are interested are welcome to attend one or both … Continue reading

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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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Upcoming library workshops for Open Access Week to focus on support for publishing and sharing projects

Know Your Rights: Negotiating contracts and retaining rights to your work Date: Wednesday, October 23, 2019 Time: 1:30 p.m. – 3:00 p.m. Location: Zurack Family High-Technology Collaboration Center Learn more about publishing contracts from Donna Dixon and James Peltz, Co-Directors, … Continue reading

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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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Creating Successful Data Management Plans for Your Grant Proposals

Are you working on a grant application that is asking for a data management plan (DMP) but are unsure what this is or how to write one? If yes, we have a workshop for you! On Wednesday, November 6, 2019, … 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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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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Earth Day @ Science Library

Celebrate Earth Day by exploring its wonders! The Science Library will be hosting an open house of its VR equipment Tuesday, April 23 from 11am-3pm. Try out Google Earth or any of our other available VR software. We’ll also provide … Continue reading

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