Faculty Course Reserves Deadline: August 5

sakeSubmit requests now to ensure your students have access to course materials at the Libraries and on Blackboard by the first day of class.

Also, a reminder that we are happy to circulate not only library books, but also any textbooks you may want to provide for the benefit of your students.

More information is available on the Course Reserves Information for Instructors webpage.

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Library Catalog Unavailable from 9 p.m., July 19 through July 22

Binghamton University Libraries will be upgrading the Library Catalog starting at 9 p.m., Tuesday, July 19. We anticipate that the Library Catalog will be available by Saturday, July 23. During the upgrade, you will not be able to search for or request materials via the Library Catalog. It will also not be possible to renew books or view your library account information.

You can use our discovery search tool Find It! from the Libraries homepage to find and access library collections, print course reserves and other library resources. Due to the upgrade, however, the availability status of items may not be accurate.

If you need assistance during the upgrade, visit one of our Reader Services Desks, our Research Help Desk or see Contact Us.

Check the Libraries’ website for updates. Thank you for your patience.

 

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On loan from the Libraries collections: one uniquely special “Human of Binghamton”

“When I was in college, I suddenly wanted to go to Russia more than anything else in the world. I started to learn Russian on my own and went to Russia in the summer of 1983, immediately falling in love with the country and the people. It is a fabulous, beautiful place and I would recommend a visit there to anyone.” #‎HumansofBinghamton‬
Photo by Casey Staff
 Humans Of Binghamton is our campus’ version of the blog-now-book “Humans of New York
 

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Celebrate National Parks and Recreation Month at Bartle Library

July’s Pop-Up Exhibit celebrates the 31st year of National Park and Recreation Month. There are 11 different parks in Broome County that offer a host of recreational opportunities, such as carousels, beaches and hiking trails. Binghamton University also is home to a 900 acre Nature Preserve – which is freely open to the community.

July popup Blog web and ImageDiscover more about this topic with the Environmental StudiesGeography and Map Resources Subject Guides. Or, reach out to subject librarian Stephanie Hess at shess@binghamton.edu (Environmental Studies, Maps) or Dave Vose at dvose@binghamton.edu (Geography).

The Pop-Up Exhibit is located at the corner of the Reader Services Desk in the Bartle Library. Free themed bookmarks are available each month. 

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University’s “Humans of Binghamton” features one of our own!

“I spend a lot of my spare time making art — anything colorful, whimsical or happy. Art is a great way to get other people to smile. If someone looks at something I made and can smile, I feel like I’ve done my job. I trade most of my art, so I have works of art from people all over the world, everywhere from Malaysia to France.”

Photo by Casey Staff. ‪#‎HumansOfBinghamton‬

Humans Of Binghamton (HOB) is our campus’ version of the blog-now-book “Humans of New York.”
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Visit Bartle throughout June for LGBT Pride Month

June’s Pop-Up Exhibit celebrates LGBT Pride Month, which was originally created to popupblogjunehonor the 1969 Stonewall Riots in Manhattan. LGBT Pride Month is now celebrated to recognize the impact that lesbian, gay, bisexual and transgendered individuals have made nationally and internationally.

The exhibit is located at the corner of the Reader Services Desk in Bartle Library.

Discover more about LGBT topics with the Women’s Studies Subject Guide and the Sociology Subject Guide. Or, reach out to Nancy Abashian at abashian@binghamton.edu (Women and Gender Studies) or Ben Andrus at bandrus@binghamton.edu (Sociology).

 Free themed bookmarks are available at the exhibit each month. 
 
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Welcome SUNYLA!

 We are proud to share our campus and look forward to working together at this important convergence of librarians and their ideas – our warmest welcome to all!

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Online Library Services Unavailable May 23 Due to Maintenance

Starting Monday, May 23 at 6:30 a.m., several library services -
Interlibrary Loan (Illiad), study room reservations and off-campus access to library databases and resources – will be unavailable due to maintenance
work.  The anticipated downtime for these services is two hours. Please
check the Libraries’ website for updates.  For more information, contact Tom Tran, ttran@binghamton.edu.

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Celebrate Jewish Heritage Month

Photograph of the Jewish Fellowship Club from the 1950 yearbook.
Photo from the Binghamton University Archives Photograph Collection. Binghamton University Libraries’ Special Collections and University Archives.

May’s Pop-Up Exhibit celebrates the 10th anniversary of Jewish American Heritage Month.

This celebration aims to highlight Jewish American achievements in the United States. To discover more about Judaic Studies, check out the Judaic Studies Subject Guide.

Judaic Studies Subject Librarian Ed Shephard at shephard@binghamton.edu, 607-777-2493.

The Pop-Up Exhibit is located at the corner of the Reader Services Desk in the Bartle Library. Free themed bookmarks are available each month.

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Newcomb Reading Room Closed May 23-August 19 for Renovation

The Libraries’ Newcomb Reading Room will be closed May 23-August 19 for renovation. Course Reserves materials will be located at Bartle Library Reader Services Desk. Microfilm and audio-visual materials can be paged for use in Bartle Library.

If you are in need of assistance, please visit the Bartle Library Reader Services Desk or call 607-777-2194.

Thank you for your patience during our Newcomb Reading Room renovation.newcomb

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