Blog Archives

Spring 2017 Events – A Look Back

We had so many wonderful events this semester (30 to be exact)! A huge thank you to our cross-department collaborators who helped make the lecture series and concerts a success; thank you to all of our speakers for sharing their expertise and knowledge

Posted in About Us

Tiny Book Making in the SBU Preservation Department

On April 12th, Arielle Hessler, SBU Bookbinder and Preservation Technician, hosted a tiny book making event in the library’s Preservation Department. Participants learned the basics of bookbinding by making fully functional, 3-inch tall mini books! There were a variety of felt and

Posted in Preservation

Photos from University Libraries Art Crawl 2017

Posted in About Us

North Reading Room 1st Floor – Delayed Opening

  March 29th 2017 – Modified hours *The first floor of the North Reading Room will open at 11:45am today.*     Please be advised that all study room reservations for the 1st floor of North Reading Room will begin at 11:45am.

Posted in About Us

*Blizzard Warning In Effect – Modified Library Hours*

Tuesday March 14, 2017 – Updated 8:50am   The following libraries are open:     North Reading Room: 8:30am – 5:00pm     Health Sciences Library: 8:00am – 11:00pm     Southampton Library: 9:00am – 5:00pm     All other libraries are closed. Please

Posted in About Us

Blizzard Warning In Effect – MODIFIED LIBRARY HOURS

Thursday February 9, 2017 – Updated 11:30am The following libraries are open:   North Reading Room: 8:30am – Midnight Central Reading Room: 12:00pm – 8:00pm Health Sciences Library: 8:00am – 12:30am Southampton Library: 8:00am – 8:00pm   All other libraries are closed.

Posted in About Us

Library Concert Series: Fall Chamber Music Festival 2016

SBU Libraries was proud and honored to host the final concert of the fall 2016 semester on Wednesday, December 14th in the Melville Library Galleria. These amazing musicians are graduate students from the Stony Brook University Department of Music. They

Posted in Events, Libraries, Library Outreach, Melville Library, Music, Stony Brook University

SBU Libraries & CAPS presents PALS! Stressed? Pet a dog!

On Wednesday, December 7, 2016, SBU Libraries & CAPS, Counseling and Psychological Services, held a popular event, Pet Away Life Stress! (PALS) through animal assisted interactions. Belle, an 11 year old black lab,  Jesse, a 5 year old golden retriever, and Ellie, a 4

Posted in Events, Libraries, Library Outreach, Melville Library, Stony Brook University

SBU Libraries Presents: Pianist Shir Semmel

SBU Libraires was proud to hold our first event in the newly renovated Central Reading Room on Friday, November 18, 2016! Pianist Shir Semmel previewed her DMA recital for the students, community members and staff in attendance. Hailed as a “wonderful

Posted in Libraries

SBU Libraries Concert Series: “The Art of Violin”

SBU Libraries was honored to host a concert, “Art of Violin” featuring musicians from the Department of Music on Thursday, November 17, 2016 in the Melville Library galleria. I’d like to thank Michael Herskowitz and Jennifer Frautschi for working with

Posted in Libraries