Category Archives: Collections

Sarah Maximiek honored with Chancellor’s Award for Excellence in Librarianship

Congratulations to Sarah Maximiek for her selection to receive the Chancellor’s Award for Excellence in Librarianship. The SUNY Chancellor letter to Sarah about the selection stated: “…this honor is a reflection of your extensive skill and accomplishments in librarianship, as … Continue reading

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Libraries FY20-21 Budget Reduction

As part of our ongoing efforts to address the challenges presented by the COVID-19 pandemic, the University Libraries like the rest of campus, are receiving a significant cut to our base budget in FY20-21.  The Libraries’ budget is largely composed … Continue reading

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Bartle To Go access to library print collections service begins June 15

Beginning Monday, June 15, Binghamton faculty, students and staff may start requesting print materials from any library location as well as Interlibrary Loan print materials. Pick up your Bartle To Go requests in the Bartle Library lobby from 12-4 p.m., … Continue reading

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Library Services Update – May/June 2020

[as of 6/10/20 – subject to change] The following are the preliminary plans for restoring more of our library services. Our intention is to provide a foreshadowing of the service changes that are being introduced to help align expectations with … Continue reading

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Teaching online this summer? Let Course Reserves help with e-reserves

The Libraries’ Course Reserves department can help make summer course materials easily accessible to students online. Course Reserves staff can do the following: Upload stable links to ebooks and articles owned by the Libraries Scan textbook chapters to ensure accessibility … Continue reading

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SUNY to cancel ScienceDirect big deal and subscribe to nearly 250 titles instead

Following more than a year of negotiations, SUNY and Elsevier could not reach mutually acceptable terms on renewing our license to all Elsevier ScienceDirect journals “known as the big deal” – to learn more read SUNY Plans to Cancel ScienceDirect Big … Continue reading

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Coronavirus – Library Services FAQ

[as of 7/2/20 – subject to change] What is the latest news about library services? To learn about plans to restore library services currently not available, including access to the print collection, visit Library Services Update – May 2020. When … Continue reading

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Library Online Services for Spring Semester 2020

[as of 5/26/20 – subject to change] The Libraries are dedicated to providing library resources and services to faculty, students and staff for the remainder of the spring semester. Visit Library Services Update – May 2020 for latest news about … Continue reading

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Libraries’ Course Reserves Requests for Online Courses

As you transition your class for an online environment, the Libraries’ Course Reserves may be able to help. Submit your requests for required reading and other course materials as soon as possible via ares.binghamton.edu/ Many materials are already accessible online. We … Continue reading

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Library Renovation Update: 3rd Floor Collection Relocated to Science Library During Renovation

The Libraries would like to provide recent updated information regarding the Bartle Library renovation project. The Bartle Library will be undergoing a renovation of the 3rd floor beginning in summer 2021 until its anticipated completion in 2024. As previously reported, the … Continue reading

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