Monthly Archives: September 2013

Special Collections open limited hours on Friday, October 4

Binghamton University Libraries Special Collections and University Archives will be open 10 a.m. – 1 p.m. only on Friday, October 4, 2013. We will reopen for regular hours (10 a.m. – 4 p.m.) on Monday, October 7.

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The theme of Special Collections’ Featured Book for October is the Salem Witch Hunt Trials!

Arthur Miller, Collected Plays 1944-1961  is the featured Book of the Month for October.  This book contains a collection of some of Miller’s most famous works, including the “The Crucible.” Arthur Miller, Collected Plays 1944-1961.  Edited by Tony Kushner. Library … Continue reading

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Libraries Extended Hours Begin September 30

The Libraries begin extended semester hours on Monday, September 30: Bartle Library and the Information Commons will be open 24/5 from Sunday at noon until Friday at 8pm.  Saturday hours will be noon to 8 p.m. UDC Library will be … Continue reading

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Special Collections Roundtable of Upstate New York Held in BU Libraries Special Collections

                    A meeting of the Special Collections Roundtable of Upstate New York was held in BU Libraries Special Collections on September 19, 2013. Attendees from libraries, special collections, archives and other … Continue reading

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Morgan Library & Museum is digitizing its drawing collection

From the Press Release: The Morgan Library & Museum announced today that it will begin the digitization of its collection of master drawings, considered to be one of the greatest in the world. The initiative will result in a digital … Continue reading

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New exhibit! East Asian Gifts: Selections from Special Collections

This exhibit features various gifts to Binghamton University and is a tribute to the generosity of our donors. Featured are works of calligraphy, scrolls, woodblock prints, and books. East Asian Gifts will be on display throughout the Fall 2013 semester and … Continue reading

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NY Conference on Asian Studies – Sept. 27-28

The Department of Asian & Asian American Studies will host the 49th New York Conference on Asian Studies (NYCAS) on September 27-28, 2013 at Binghamton University. The University Libraries, as one of the co-sponsors, are coordinating a vendor book exhibit. … Continue reading

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Special Collections will close at 12:00 noon on Thursday, September 19

Binghamton University Libraries Special Collections and University Archives will be closing at 12:00 noon on Thursday, September 19, 2013 as we will be hosting the Special Collections Roundtable of Upstate New York. If you would like to attend the Roundtable, … Continue reading

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October Conference | Writing the Global City: A Tribute to Professor Anthony D. King

Mark your calendars! From the Department of Art History: The Department of Art History at Binghamton University cordially invites you to Writing the Global City: A Tribute to Professor Anthony D. King, an international conference to be held on campus, … Continue reading

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September First Friday

Details from the Gorgeous Washington Street Association: “Big Art in a Little City” a. k. a., First Friday in Binghamton, NY, will get even bigger during the next First Friday on September 6.  Some highlights: “Runners of the Finger Lakes” … Continue reading

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