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Memento Mori: The Richard F. Welch Collection

Learn about the history and artistry of early Long Island gravestones (1680-1801) through the Richard F. Welch Collection. Comprised of hundreds of photographs, negatives, and research notes, the collection documents gravestones, stone carvers, symbols, cemeteries, and people that lived from

Posted in Anthropology, Art, Arts & Humanities, Books, History, Manuscripts, Research, Social Sciences, Special Collections & University Archives, Spotlight

Dr. Joanna Kiryluk on IceCube and Cosmic Neutrinos Research

On November 30, Dr. Joanna Kiryluk engaged the audience in the Special Collections Seminar Room with a journey from outside our Galaxy to the earth’s South Pole. Dr. Kiryluk discussed how cosmic neutrinos were tracked, the discovery of the elusive

Posted in Physics, Research, Science, Technology, Engineering and Mathematics

Dr. Sotirios Mamalis on Internal Combustion Engine Research

The inaugural lecture in the SBU Libraries STEM Speakers Series presented by Dr. Sotirios Mamalis, Department of Mechanical Engineering was held on Wednesday, September 14 in the Special Collections Seminar room, second floor of the Melville Library. An audience of

Posted in Engineering, Events, Melville Library, Research, Science, Technology, Engineering and Mathematics, STEM

University Libraries Presents: STEM Speakers Series

The University Libraries is pleased to announce its first lecture of the fall 2016 STEM Speakers Series presented by Dr. Sotirios Mamalis, Department of Mechanical Engineering. His talk, “Internal Combustion Engine Research for Sustainable Transportation and Power Generation” will be

Posted in Engineering, Research, Science, Technology, Engineering and Mathematics, STEM

Library Workshops

The Stony Brook University Libraries instruction program nurtures and develops critical thinking skills for the university community, skills that are applicable inside and outside the academic environment. We create and sustain best practices in assessment, pedagogy, and emerging technologies that

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Research Consultations

In-depth consultation For in-depth research please schedule appointments with one of our subject specialists. Subject specialists include all members of the Reference Team, as well as Library Liaisons and Subject Selectors from other parts of the libraries. If you know the subject

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Ask a Librarian

Online Chat Get online research help — click the ‘Ask Us’ button available on the header of every library webpage.  If chat is offline, see below for more research assistance. Available: Mon – Friday, 9 am – 5 pm and some

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Quick Reference Shelf

Dictionaries Oxford English Dictionary Oxford Bilingual Dictionaries Encyclopedias Britannica Online Oxford Reference Online Gale Virtual Reference Thesaurus Oxford Thesaurus Style Manuals APA Citation Style Chicago Manual of Style MLA Citation Style

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Search & Discover Help

Find what you need, understand our eResources discovery tools, and get help. Search & Discover is the Stony Brook University Libraries discovery system. It includes results from both Stony Brook University online catalogs (STARS and the Health Sciences Library Catalog), hundreds of

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