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Extended Hours: May 10 – May 21

The Melville Library Central Reading Room and North Reading Room will have extended hours beginning Friday, May 10 through Tuesday, May 21. Friday, May 10 Central Reading Room (CRR) and North Reading Room (NRR) 8:30 AM to 2:00 AM Saturday,

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Open Access Theses and Dissertations

Open Access Theses and Dissertations (OATD) currently indexes over 1.6 million freely accessible electronic theses and dissertations (ETDs) published around the world. Metadata (information about the theses) comes from over 600 colleges, universities, and research institutions. The OATD project is led by

Posted in Arts & Humanities, Databases, New and Notable, Open Access, Research, School of Professional Development, Science, Technology, Engineering and Mathematics, Social Sciences, Sustainability

New for Sustainability Studies: Berkshire Encyclopedia of Sustainability

Available now online, the 10 volume Berkshire Encyclopedia of Sustainability. This interdisciplinary publication draws from the natural, physical, and social sciences – geophysics, engineering, and resource management, to name a few – and from philosophy and religion. The result is

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DATABASE TRIAL: New-York Historical Society Digital Archives

EBSCO has released two new Digital Archive Databases from Collections at the New-York Historical Society. Trials of the two databases are available through June 9, 2013. Gateway to North America: People, Places, and Organizations of 19th-Century New York Collection of

Posted in Arts & Humanities, Database Trials, Digital Collections, Economics, History, Journalism, Music, Political Science, Religious Studies, Sociology, Theatre

DATABASE TRIALS: Three Streaming Drama Collections

Routledge Performance Archive includes interviews with key figures in theatre history and contemporary practice; masterclasses with specialist actor trainers from around the world; unique footage direct from the legendary practitioners themselves; excerpted and full-length contemporary productions; and documentaries previously unavailable

Posted in Arts & Humanities, Database Trials, MFA Theatre & Film, Theatre

DATABASE TRIAL: Early American Imprints

Early American Imprints contains virtually every book, pamphlet and broadside published in the United States from 1639-1819. The collection includes two parts: Series I: Evans, 1639-1800, based on Charles Evans’ renowned “American Bibliography” and Roger Bristol’s supplement. Including more than

Posted in Arts & Humanities, Business, Database Trials, Digital Collections, Economics, Education, History, Journalism, Music, Philosophy, Political Science, Religious Studies, Theatre, Women's Studies

We Want To Hear From YOU!

As part of an ongoing effort to improve our resources and services, Stony Brook University Libraries is currently conducting a short survey of the entire campus to better identify the needs of faculty, graduate students, undergraduates and university staff.  This is

Posted in Libraries, Library Outreach

Winter Storm Update

Winter Weather Closings UPDATE 2/11 12:30 PM: Melville Library The North Reading Room is closed Main Circulation will close at 3:00 PM The Central Reading Room, Music Library, Chemistry Library and Interlibrary Loan will close at 5:00 PM The Math,

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Spring 2013 Hours

Hours for all University Libraries branches and service areas.

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Get Your READ On

The “Get Your READ On” project started as an outreach campaign to help improve awareness and interactions of the libraries on campus. The project started as a partnership with staff in Seawolves Athletics and University Communications to plan a new

Posted in Libraries, Library Outreach