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In the News

Elizabeth Brown to present at Association of College and Research Libraries (ACRL) workshop

Great news! Elizabeth (Beth) Brown, our director of assessment and scholarly communications, has been named one of three national presenters for an ACRL Scholarly Communication Workshop. Elizabeth Brown, Binghamton Carla Myers, Miami-Ohio Rachael Samberg, UC-Berkeley Congratulations Beth!  More about the Association of College and Research Libraries

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Caryl Ward a recipient of the “Chancellor’s Award for Excellence in Librarianship”

We’re delighted to announce that Caryl Ward is a 2016-17 recipient of the “Chancellor’s Award for Excellence in Librarianship.” This award recognizes consistently superior professional achievement in the field of librarianship. To receive this distinction, candidates must demonstrate extraordinary performance … Continue reading

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Help preserve history: Seeking photos and signs from the Binghamton Women’s March

We’re asking for your help in preserving local women’s history! The Libraries is documenting and collecting items from the Women’s March that took place in our community this year on Saturday, January 21. Items from other women’s marches, attended by people from … Continue reading

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Special Collections and CEMERS reveal newly-acquired 14th century Latin manuscript

“Literal Commentary on the Epistle to the Hebrews” (Postilla litteralis super epistolam ad hebraeos) ~Nicholas of Lyra This week’s celebration of alum Alex Huppé’s generosity in Bartle Library’s Huppé Reading Room offered the opportunity to view the 14th century manuscript … Continue reading

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Marian Stern recognized as “Library Worker of the Year”

We are delighted by this recognition of our friend and colleague by the South Central Regional Library Council (SCRLC). Marian assumed additional responsibilities when staffing changes in the systems department required her technical expertise in order to ensure the uninterrupted … Continue reading

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Banned Books Exhibit at Bartle Library

October’s Pop-Up exhibit celebrates the freedom to read by featuring banned and challenged books. Since 1982, the American Library Association holds Banned Books week to draw national attention to the harms of censorship. The event celebrates the value of access … 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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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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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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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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