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April 22nd is Earth Day: Spend some time in the Libraries!

It is our collective and individual responsibility to protect and nurture the global family, to support its weaker members and to preserve and tend to the environment in which we all live.”    ~ Dalai Lama    Whether you browse in person or browse online,  … Continue reading

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“Abruzzo” Donation Complements Libraries’ Italian Collection

Professor of French and Comparative Literature Sandro Sticcca  has continued a custom of many decades through his recent donation of two books to the Libraries’ Special Collections. “Gabriele D’Annunzio,” a richly illustrated book highlighting places in the Abruzzo region of … Continue reading

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It’s Library Assistants’ Day!

Today, the Libraries pays tribute to each valued member its support staff in honor of Library Assistants’ Day! Visit the Libraries’ Facebook  page and add your own positive service experiences, thoughts and wishes as we celebrate our library assistants and all they do … Continue reading

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Civil War talk to be held in Special Collections

On Wednesday April 15, 12-1 p.m., Diane Miller Sommerville, Associate Professor of History and Yvonne Deligato, University Archivist will be giving a presentation as part of the Special Collections Occasional Lecture Series.  The talk is titled “Civil War Experience and … Continue reading

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New Dean of the Libraries Named

Provost and Executive Vice President for Academic Affairs Donald Nieman announces that Curtis Kendrick, University Dean for Libraries and Information Resources at the City University of New York (CUNY), will become dean of libraries at Binghamton University, effective July 15, 2015. … Continue reading

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Expanded Libraries’ Resources

As reflected in the President’s Quarterly Report, a new five-year licensing agreement, recently negotiated between SUNY and Elsevier, has expanded the resources available to Binghamton University users.  This new availability offers access to the complete Cell Press selection of top-flight … Continue reading

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Your Invitation to Explore the Kurdish Collection

Join us in the Libraries for a special viewing of the Vera Beaudin Saeedpour Kurdish Library and Museum Collection  Thursday, March 26, from 5-7pm The collection is the largest of its kind in North America and contains artifacts including jewelry, … Continue reading

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Dedication Ceremony: South Reading Room in Bartle Library

A dedication reception for this expansive new student study space will be hosted by the Libraries on Wednesday, March 25th, from 3-4:30pm. President Stenger and Provost Nieman will speak briefly at 4:00 p.m. In addition to light refreshments, there will be … Continue reading

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Libraries’ Presentation – Imperial Vestiges: ‘The Other’ in Soviet Propoganda

All are welcome in Libraries’ Special Collections, as Dr. Heather DeHaan and Michael Kosowski (Junior, majoring in Russian and Art History) explore how Imperial Russian art forms and values are reproduced in Soviet poster propaganda. Contact: Lisa Havtur, libpr@binghamton.edu

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Join us in the Science Library for an Open House Event

In addition to snacks, water and other giveaways, information will be available on the new group study spaces and how to reserve them. While you are there, learn about available technology resources that can help improve academic performance, such as a … Continue reading

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