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International Open Access Week 2020

Welcome to 2020 Open Access Week! Oct 19-26 is 2020 International Open Access week. This year’s theme is Open with Purpose: Taking Action to Build Structural Equity and Inclusion. An initiative of the Scholarly Publishing and Academic Resources Coalition (SPARC), … Continue reading

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Anti-Racism Research & Resource Guide Now Available

We have created the Anti-Racism Research & Resource Guide that provides a curated selection of resources and materials on topics related to anti-racism, racial justice and systemic racism. It is a tool to support those interested in learning more about … Continue reading

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Research Skills in the Digital Environment Workshop Series Offered Virtually October 1

Binghamton University Libraries is hosting two virtual workshops via Zoom on Thursday, October 1st, 2020. Attendees are invited to register for one or both of the workshops, as their schedule allows. Please register to each workshop individually below. Understanding Your … Continue reading

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Dean Kendrick Receives Friend of SUNYLA Award

Congratulations to Dean of Libraries Curtis Kendrick who was honored by the State University of New York Librarians Association (SUNYLA) as this year’s recipient of the Friend of SUNYLA Award at the SUNYLA Conference June 17, 2020. This award is given to individuals … Continue reading

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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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