A warm welcome to Alessandra Otero, our new Research Instruction Librarian and liaison to Art History, Music, Theatre, Dance, English and Philosophy!
Category: College Departments
Milne offers a handy Appointment Calendar: https://www.geneseo.edu/library/special-collections-milne-library
as well as drop-in hours:
- Mondays: 1-4pm
- Fridays: 1-4pm
For in-depth research questions, including anything involving the Wadsworth Family Papers or the Carl Schmidt Collection in Historic Architecture, appointments are required. Milne Special Collections has you covered!
Special Collections Appointment Calendar:
On Friday April 12, Milne Library will host a Spring Themed Story Time Event for children and their caregivers! Story Time will be in the Teacher Education Resource Center, located in the lower level of the Library. Walk-ins are welcome! Continue reading…
The Imaginarium is a space that was created with education majors in mind, providing resources in order to aid with lesson plans and other assignments. Some of these resources include a die cut machine, a paper cutter, and a cart of items that are available during office hours or upon request. Continue reading…
On Friday, March 29, Milne Library will host a Sports Themed Story Time Event for children and their caregivers! The event will be held in the Teacher Education Resource Center, located in the lower level of the Library. Continue reading…
On Friday, February 22, Milne Library will host a Winter Story Time Event for children and their caregivers! This event is sponsored by the Young Children’s Council* and students from the School of Education. Any age is welcome, though these stories are geared toward the under-10 age group (appropriate for preschoolers). Continue reading…
February is Black History Month. Milne Library offers databases and links to literature collections, news archives, scholarly research projects, historical archives, and much more. Subjects include Abolitionism, the Civil Rights movement, Human Rights, Diversity, and Social Justice. Knowledge is power!
“This collection consists of selected correspondence, financial records, contracts, and advertising materials from the Douglass Theater in Macon, Georgia.”
“Based on Joseph Sabin’s landmark bibliography, this collection contains works about the Americas published throughout the world from 1500 to the early 1900’s. Included are books, pamphlets, serials and other documents that provide original accounts of exploration, trade, colonialism, slavery and abolition, the western movement, Native Americans, military actions and much more. With over 6 million pages from 29,000 works, this collection is a cornerstone in the study of the western hemisphere.”
“The largest and most ambitious project of its kind, this collection is devoted to the scholarly study and understanding of slavery from a multinational perspective. An unprecedented collection developed under the guidance of a board of scholars, it offers never before available research opportunities and endless teaching possibilities.”
Slavery in America and the World: History, Culture & Law
“A multitude of essential legal materials on slavery in the United States and the English-speaking world. This includes every statute passed by every colony and state on slavery, every federal statute dealing with slavery, and all reported state and federal cases on slavery.”
Southern Poverty Law Center (SPLC) Publications
Publications, court cases, extremist files, Intelligence Project articles, Human Rights issues.
As always, visit Milne Library’s A-Z Database List for your research and learning needs! Knowledge is Power!
Milne Library offers support for faculty in teaching, research, and publishing. Are you new to teaching at SUNY Geneseo? We have a convenient guide for all your faculty needs!
Please visit our website Faculty Services page for additional information about our Library Instruction Program, OER Services, Course Reserves, and more! https://www.geneseo.edu/library/faculty-services