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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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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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Join us for an Opening Reception of our Miniature Book Collection and Exhibit

All are welcome in the Libraries as Special Collections hosts an opening event in celebration of this unique and delightfully diminutive exhibit. The miniature book collection consists of 116 books that spans four centuries from 1605 to 1991. Books on … Continue reading

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Celebrating International Women’s Day: “Make it Happen”

  The Glenn G. Bartle Library celebrates International Women’s Day with “Make it Happen,” an exhibit featuring books, posters and Binghamton University campus activities that promote women’s equality. International Women’s Day activities of the Binghamton University Globalistas are highlighted, along … Continue reading

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Invitation to Explore: “Scientists throughout History”

The Science Library is now featuring “Scientists throughout History,” a collection of biographies and autobiographies that span both time and scientific disciplines. From the early alchemists such as Anna Maria Ziegerlin, to doctors of the 20th century such as Dr. … Continue reading

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University Libraries: Top 14 Stories of 2014

   1.     LIBRARY SERVICES: SUPPORTING LEARNING AND TEACHING As the center of our University’s intellectual community, the Libraries offers a welcoming environment along with our commitment to simple, efficient access to research information in support of learning, teaching, and research … Continue reading

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