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Understanding Library Loans: A Short Story

It’s simple really:   We loan books, because we are givers. Eventually though, sometimes sooner rather than later, we will want them back. Bring items back when they are due, or when we ask you to. Please and thank you.  If you don’t … Continue reading

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Resources Orientation for New Graduate Students

Are you a new Graduate Student?  If so, be sure to attend the Libraries’ upcoming Scholarly Resources Orientation!         Each year the Libraries offer this event as an opportunity for new graduate students to meet their librarian in a relaxed … Continue reading

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Welcome Kristen Gallant, New Fine Arts Librarian!

We are pleased to announce that Kristen joined the Libraries this July as the new Fine Arts Librarian. This is Kristen’s first librarian position and she is very much looking forward to supporting the students and faculty who use the Fine … Continue reading

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Free access for campus users this week to the not-yet-released documentary, “Harper Lee: From Mockingbird to Watchman”

Kanopy and First Run Features are pleased to offer all Kanopy customers (including Binghamton University users) 1 week FREE access to the new release documentary, Harper Lee: From Mockingbird to Watchman.  The film includes excerpts from Harper Lee’s new novel Go Set … Continue reading

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Libraries Employees Recognized with 2015 Chancellor’s Award for Excellence

Jill Dixon, 2015 Chancellor’s Award Winner for Excellence in Librarianship   Laurie Kolosky, 2015 Chancellor’s Award Winner for Excellence in Classified Service    The Libraries is proud to announce that Jill Dixon, faculty librarian and director of Public Services; and … Continue reading

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The Libraries Honored with Public Relations Award

The 2015 selection committee of the PR Xchange Awards Competition recently shared the announcement of our win in the category “Materials Promoting Collections” for the Miniature Books Exhibit and Reception. The PR Xchange competition is sponsored by the Public Relations … Continue reading

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Miniature Book Exhibit in Special Collections

By definition, a miniature book is one that measures 10 centimeters or less in height. The Libraries’ Miniature Book Collection consists of 116 books that spans four centuries from 1605 to 1991. Due to their size, age and/or rarity, miniature … Continue reading

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The Tilly Losch Collection: Downton Abbey as Seen Through the Archives

Another installment of “An Occasional Series in Special Collections” will take place on Thursday, December 18, 2014 at 12:00 noon in the Huppe Room in Special Collections located in the Glenn Bartle Library. In anticipation of the premier of Season … Continue reading

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Tricky Treatise: inaugural talk of the Occasional Series in Special Collections

                  Special Collections hosted Tricky Treatise: Malleus Maleficarum (the Hammer of Witches) and European Witch Hunting. This event was the first of many presentation of the Occasional Series in Special Collections. Held … Continue reading

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Department of English: 2014 Miriam Leranbaum Memorial Lecture

Helen Deutsch, professor of English from the University of California, Los Angeles, will lecture on “Disability, Irony, Untimeliness: The Lateness of Jonathan Swift” at 4:30 p.m. Thursday, Oct. 30, in Room 2320, Special Collections Reading Room located on the second … Continue reading

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