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Welcome Week 2016 – New Student Event

Returning students, welcome back! New students, welcome to campus. Join us for a fun, self-guided tour of the Library. Each stop provides a brief overview of the services and resources you’ll be using throughout the year. Snacks are on us and … Continue reading

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Faculty Course Reserves Deadline: August 5

Submit requests now to ensure your students have access to course materials at the Libraries and on Blackboard by the first day of class. Also, a reminder that we are happy to circulate not only library books, but also any … Continue reading

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Library Catalog Unavailable from 9 p.m., July 19 through July 22

Binghamton University Libraries will be upgrading the Library Catalog starting at 9 p.m., Tuesday, July 19. We anticipate that the Library Catalog will be available by Saturday, July 23. During the upgrade, you will not be able to search for … Continue reading

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On loan from the Libraries collections: one uniquely special “Human of Binghamton”

“When I was in college, I suddenly wanted to go to Russia more than anything else in the world. I started to learn Russian on my own and went to Russia in the summer of 1983, immediately falling in love … Continue reading

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Celebrate National Parks and Recreation Month at Bartle Library

July’s Pop-Up Exhibit celebrates the 31st year of National Park and Recreation Month. There are 11 different parks in Broome County that offer a host of recreational opportunities, such as carousels, beaches and hiking trails. Binghamton University also is home to a 900 acre Nature … Continue reading

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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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