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General Information

New in the Libraries: For-credit Research Opportunities

The Libraries are pleased to offer for-credit research opportunities to undergraduate students seeking hands-on experience.  Current topics include “Evaluation of Library Space Use,” “Inventory Management in a Research Library” and “Peer-to-Peer Research Instruction.” To learn more, and for a complete … 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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Group Study Space in the Science Library: 1 of 20 things in this campus list that would not exist without your support!

Thanks to donors to the Binghamton Fund for the University Libraries, there are six new study rooms available in the Science Library.  These spaces are perfect for those times when focused quiet is the order of the day! To access … Continue reading

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Library Catalog Authentication Issue

There is an issue with authenticating to the traditional Library Catalog. The vendor, Library Technology, and ITS are working on it. There may be service disruptions to the patron functions such as logging in and renewing books. This interruption may … Continue reading

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Library Catalog Downtime

Starting the morning of Sunday, December 21, the Libraries’ Catalog will be unavailable due to a systems upgrade and migration until Saturday, December 27.

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The Libraries are on Facebook

Keep up to date with library news, announcements and events by liking us on Facebook

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Journal List for the Institute for Student Centered Learning Conference

BU Subject Librarians compiled a list of journals pertaining to pedagogy, teaching, and education in a variety of humanities, social science and science disciplines. The more widely indexed journals include: American Biology Teacher Anthropology and Education Quarterly Career Development Quarterly College … Continue reading

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Exam Week Stress? The Libraries Can Help

  The end of the semester is quickly approaching and that means it’s crunch time for papers and exams.  The Libraries have a variety of services available to help you find scholarly resources such as books and journal articles.  We … Continue reading

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New Website about RefWorks

RefWorks, the Libraries’ online citation management tool, recently launched a new site for all thing RefWorks:  http://refworkscommunity.ning.com/. This website provides information on product enhancements, news, upcoming webinars,videos, interviews, discussion forums and more. Haven’t tried RefWorks yet?  Did you know RefWorks allows you to import and arrange citations, and use those citations to format … Continue reading

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