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Library Services Unavailable On Technology Maintenance Day – October 4

On October 4, 2016, Information Technology Services will hold their Technology Maintenance Day. During this time, the following library services will be unavailable: Library accounts in the Library Catalog and Find It! (discovery search tool) Interlibrary Loan (ILLiad) Off-campus access to databases, … Continue reading

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A rare, first edition discovered within book sale donations

An incredible rare book was found during a review of the recent gift book donations. The novella, Under a Glass Bell, was written by Anaïs Nin in 1944. It is a first edition, and is one of 300 unnumbered copies printed at the … Continue reading

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Magic Book on view at Roberson Museum

Want to experience science and technology as they merge in a fun and creative way? The Binghamton University Libraries’ Augmented Reality Magic Book, or AR Magic Book, will be on display at the Roberson Museum and Science Center, 30 Front Street, … Continue reading

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Learning @ Lunch Forum: Collaborative Teaching Discussion

Join us for the next Learning @ Lunch Forum (formerly known as Instruction Roundtable) from noon-1 p.m., Wednesday, Sept. 21, in the Chenango Room. Participate in an engaging discussion about collaborative teaching with Siobhan Hart, professor of anthropology, and George … Continue reading

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Family Weekend: Tour of Bartle Library

Tours from 2-3 p.m. Saturday, Sept.17 Join us for a brief, yet helpful tour of the library services and resources available to help students succeed. Students can also discover the best places to study, where to get help with a class … Continue reading

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Family Weekend: Three Cultural Exhibits in Bartle Library

    These exhibits will be available from noon-8 p.m. Saturday, Sept. 17 and Sunday, Sept. 18, on the main level of Bartle Library Hispanic Heritage Month celebrates the heritage, culture and contributions made by Hispanic and Latino people. More online. The Chinese Cultural Experience … Continue reading

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Congratulations to Shantanu Patel!

Shantanu won our Welcome Weekend #baxterbooks photo contest for this shot, taken in our Special Collections Department during the recent Welcome Weekend tours here in Bartle Library. Nice work, Shantanu! Thanks to all who participated – we had a great time meeting … Continue reading

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Celebrate Inventors at Bartle Library

August’s Pop-Up Exhibit celebrates American inventors and their inventions. America is home to great inventors such as Alexander Graham Bell who invented the telephone and Orville and Wilbur Wright who invented the Airplane. Binghamton University and surrounding community are home … Continue reading

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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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