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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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De-Stress December in the Libraries

In support of De-Stress December, the Libraries offer hardworking students some well-deserved respite from, ironically…books!  Stop by and reenergize. Monday, December 15th   Chair Massages (3-4pm), Bartle Library, 2nd Floor Mezzanine Snacks & Coffee (8-10pm), Tombs Area outside of Bartle Library … Continue reading

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Michael Kosowski ’16 speaks about his exhibit “Some of These People”: Marking the Other in Soviet Russia”

On Friday, November 21, 2014, Michael Kosowski welcomed BU Libraries staff members to his exhibit “Some of These People”: Marking the Other in Soviet Russia” on display in the University Art Museum.  The exhibit featured Soviet posters on loan from … Continue reading

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Special Collections: First World War Presentation and Discussion

All are welcome to join this occasional series, “Good-bye to All That: The First World War and the End of An Era,” from 11:01-12:31 p.m. Tuesday, Nov. 11, in the Huppé Reading Room, Special Collections, Bartle Library. The presentation and discussion will be … 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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Scary Good Rare Books: Tricky Treatise Event in Special Collections

An Occasional Series in Special Collections Tricky Treatise: Malleus Maleficarum (The Hammer of Witches) and European Witch Hunting Tuesday, October 28, 2014 2:00 – 3:30 pm Huppe Reading Room Special Collections Bartle Library Presentation and discussion led by Beth Kilmarx, Curator … Continue reading

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