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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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Libraries Launch New Website

We are pleased to launch our redesigned website. Highlights of the new, user-centered website include: Updated look and feel New and improved site navigation Improved mobile browser compatibility Integration with the University’s web design Newly redesigned search box on the … Continue reading

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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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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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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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