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University’s “Humans of Binghamton” features one of our own!

“I spend a lot of my spare time making art — anything colorful, whimsical or happy. Art is a great way to get other people to smile. If someone looks at something I made and can smile, I feel like … Continue reading

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Visit Bartle throughout June for LGBT Pride Month

June’s Pop-Up Exhibit celebrates LGBT Pride Month, which was originally created to honor the 1969 Stonewall Riots in Manhattan. LGBT Pride Month is now celebrated to recognize the impact that lesbian, gay, bisexual and transgendered individuals have made nationally and internationally. The exhibit is located … Continue reading

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Library Services Unavailable During ITS Technology Maintenance Day

On March 29, 2016, Information Technology Services will hold a Technology Maintenance Day. During this time, the following library services will be unavailable: Library accounts in the Library Catalog and Primo Interlibrary Loan (ILLiad) Off-campus access to databases, e-journals and e-books … Continue reading

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Open Educational Resources Workshop

In celebration of Open Education Week, the Libraries is hosting an interactive workshop about Open Educational Resources (OER) from 4-5:30p.m., Thursday, March 3, in LN-1305 Bartle Library Instruction Lab.  No registration required. Join Director of Assessment and Scholarly Communications Elizabeth Brown, Faculty Engagement Librarian Anne … Continue reading

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We want to hear from you (and, give you pizza)!

              The Libraries will host its first-ever Student Advisory Meetup from 12:30-1:30 p.m., Tuesday, March 8.  We want your insights on our initiatives, including services, policies, library space and collections. The meetup is a forum to learn … Continue reading

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New exhibit in the Chinese Cultural Experience Center

In celebration of Chinese New Year, the Chinese Cultural Experience Center opens a new book exhibit titled, Experiencing the Facial Makeup of the Beijing (Peking) Opera. Developing over the centuries from masks, and gradually forming its own symbolic meanings, facial … Continue reading

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Visit the Chinese Cultural Experience Center (CCEC) in Bartle Library

  The campus and greater community is invited to enjoy this vivid cultural showcase, which has been designed to provide visitors with the opportunity to intimately experience China’s Beijing Opera through a variety of mediums, including . . . Technology … Continue reading

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De-Stress in the Libraries

Chair Massages . . . Therapy Dogs . . . ZooMobile. . . FREE Food and Coffee In support of De-Stress December, the Libraries is pleased to offer hardworking students a well-deserved respite from, ironically, books!  Stop by and reenergize. … Continue reading

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5 Things Faculty and Instructors Should Know About “Course Reserves”

1.  DEFINITION OF THE TERM “Course Reserves” are the course-related materials that we put on reserve at your request for the purpose of efficient and broad student access in the Libraries.  Reserve materials can be physical (like textbooks or DVDS) … Continue reading

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Interim Dean Cindy Olbrys Honored with PEC’s Distinguished Service Award

Cindy Olbrys was honored today with the Distinguished Service Award (DSA) at the annual Professional Employees Council (PEC) luncheon. The purpose of the award is to highlight professionals who have made invaluable contributions to the campus community, and to their … Continue reading

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