Dr. Elena Davidiak Presents at SBU Libraries, 10/30/2017

On October 30th, Dr. Elena Davidiak presented her research on bilingualism and identity as part of the University Libraries’ programming in honor of Hispanic Heritage Month.  She was joined by two of her graduate students who also shared their work

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University Archives in “Gold Coast Classrooms” Exhibition

Artifacts from the University Archives are highlighted in the exhibition “Gold Coast Classrooms” at the North Shore Historical Museum in Glen Cove, New York. The exhibition brings focus and attention to Long Island’s historic gold coast mansions adapted for educational purposes. It

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How to make a Tiny Book Workshop a Success

On October 20th, the Preservation Department’s Bookbinder/Preservation Technician, Arielle Hessler, hosted How to Make a Tiny Book.  The event and room were filled to capacity as interested campus community members learned the in-and-outs of making a tiny book; the series is

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Claudia McGivney Presents on Lesson Planning with Graphic Literature

On October 5, 2017 New York Public Library partnered with New York Comic Con to expand educational programming, lectures, and panels. Claudia McGivney, Head of Academic Engagement for Stony Brook University Libraries was invited to present on lesson planning and

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Oya Rieger, PhD to Present 2017 Antonija Prelec Memorial Lecture

In 1974, Anotnija Prelec accepted the challenge of establishing the new Health Sciences Library at Stony Brook University. Over the next 26 years, Toni built the HSC Library’s collections with passion and zeal. Her extraordinary knowledge of scientific publishing, coupled

Posted in Health Sciences, Health Sciences Library, Library Science

Native American Heritage Exhibit

In cooperation with the Campus Diversity Initiative, join us 11/1/2017 from 12:00 P.M. – 2:30 P.M in the library galleria for a display of Native American materials, books, literature, art, crafts, and historical items in celebration of Native American Heritage Month.  

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Tech Spotlight: Schedule Builder

That time of year is here again, when students have to look to next semester’s schedule, unsure if they’re going to make it through the present one!   Stony Brook University has introduced Schedule Builder, which allows students to enter

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Literary Karaoke: Halloween/Autumn Edition!

Please join the University Libraries on October 31st at 4:00 as we celebrate the Halloween/autumn season with a literary karaoke event.  Faculty, students, and staff members are invited to read a passage from a favorite Halloween- or fall-themed text.  This

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“The Bilingual Identity” with Dr. Elena Davidiak at SBU Libraries

On October 30th, the University Libraries will host Dr. Elena Davidiak as she shares her research on bilingualism and identity:   “The Bilingual Identity and its Expression in Oral and Written Form”   People who consistently exist and function within

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SBU Libraries Colloquium: Open Access Edition

Please join the University Libraries for a colloquium event to showcase the research and professional development activities of our faculty and staff.  The lightning talks in this session will treat various topics related to open access, including open access to

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