Celebrate SBU Libraries with Us on Friday, December 1!

Join us on Friday, December 1 to celebrate Stony Brook University Libraries and the 60th anniversary of the Melville Library! We are hosting a panel discussion that will delve into the transformation of our libraries over the past 60 years. Reception to follow, with a viewing of a special exhibition highlighting library history (Music Library hallway, level 1). All welcome.

PANEL DISCUSSION: 1pm in the Wang Center Theatre

  • Welcome: T. Simeon Ananou, Vice President for the Division of Information Technology (DoIT) and Chief Information Officer (CIO), Stony Btony Brook University
  • Keynote: Evviva Weinraub Lajoie, Vice Provost for University Libraries, University at Buffalo
  • Moderator: Karim Boughida, Dean, University Libraries, Stony Brook University
  • Invited panelists: Charles W. Simpson (interim dean and director, 1999-2000); Andrew White (interim dean and director, 2010-2013); Daniel Kinney (interim dean and director, 2013) – all Stony Brook University Libraries

RECEPTION: 3pm in the Melville Library, Galleria/Atrium

Directions to Stony Brook University
The Administration parking garage and metered lots are located within walking distance to the venues. Please note that fees apply for parking at these locations.


Kristen Nyitray

Kristen Nyitray

Associate Librarian; Director, Special Collections and University Archives; and University Archivist at Stony Brook University Libraries
Contact her for research assistance with rare books, manuscript collections, historical maps, and SBU history. E-mail: kristen.nyitray@stonybrook.edu.
Kristen Nyitray
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