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Art Museum reception to highlight undergraduate exhibitions

Materials from Binghamton University Libraries’ Special Collections will be featured in the Binghamton University Art Museum’s undergraduate exhibition: The Emerging Modern Woman: Ideals, Struggles, and Opportunities. Items in the exhibition are from Special Collections’ Rare Book collection and the John K. … Continue reading

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Trial Databases focus on African-American History

Black Abolitionist Papers This collection tracks the efforts that were made by African Americans to abolish slavery. The 15,000 item collection covers 1830-1865 and includes writings and publications from the activists. The trial is available until November 2, 2013. Black … 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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BU Libraries’ Offer Trial to American Antiquarian Society (AAS) Historical Periodicals Collection

EBSCO has partnered with the American Antiquarian Society (AAS) to provide digital access to a comprehensive collection of American periodicals published between 1691 and 1877. Containing more than 7,600 periodicals—eclipsing all other online resources in this area—these collections include digitized … Continue reading

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Libraries offer trials to NY history databases

The Binghamton University Libraries are now offering trials to Gateway to North America: People, Places, and Organizations of 19th-Century New York and Revolutionary War Era Orderly Books from the New-York Historical Society. Gateway to North America chronicles the people, businesses, churches, governments and … Continue reading

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Civil War Collections in the Binghamton University Libraries’ Special Collections

Civil War Collections Brown Bag Presentation at Bartle Library When: Thursday, November 29, 2012, 12:00 noon Where: Glenn G. Bartle Library, 2nd Floor Lounge Come learn about items related to the American Civil War in our Libraries’ Special Collections. Many … Continue reading

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Celebrate the Freedom to Read at BU Libraries Banned Books Week Exhibits

Celebrate the Freedom to Read at Binghamton University Libraries Banned Books Week Exhibits! @Bartle Library + Science Library 30th Anniversary of  Banned  Books  Week Exhibit runs from SEPTEMBER 30th to DECEMBER 21st “An idea that is not dangerous is unworthy … Continue reading

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Special Collections again highlighted in BU President Stenger’s 2nd Quarterly Report

A photograph of Professor Guoqing Chen of the National Academy of Chinese Theatre Arts in Beijing presenting hand painted calligraphy to Binghamton University President, Harvey Stenger on Tuesday, May 1, 2012 (Also present are John Meador, Dean of Binghamton University Libraries, … Continue reading

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Special Collections exhibit features trade tokens

“Trade Tokens of the Triple Cities, A Look into the Past” will be on display through the spring semester at Bartle Library. Photo by Jonathan Cohen Binghamton University’s Special Collections Department is currently displaying an exhibit titled “Trade Tokens of … Continue reading

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Alumnus Neil Berg to Conduct Workshop

Neil Berg ’86 will conduct a free workshop at 4 p.m. Friday, Sept. 11, in the Anderson Center Chamber Hall. Open to all. Berg is the composer/lyricist of the hit off-Broadway musical The Prince and the Pauper, which ran for … Continue reading

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