Llama sneak-peek….



SRDS will update its interface in January

Alert from SRDS:


Launching January 2019: A New Look for SRDS.com! We are excited to announce the redesign of the SRDS media planning platform! Next month, you’ll notice a significant update to the user experience on SRDS.

We are still your all-in-one resource with everything you need to identity, evaluate and connect with media owners. We will send you another note letting you know exactly when in January the new SRDS will be available, but in the meantime here’s what you can look forward to:

5 reasons you’ll love the new SRDS.com

Easier than ever to search over 100,000 media brands. Find, consider, and understand the best options for your media plan.

Streamlined search results make it easier and faster to find the essential media data you need to finish your plans.

Powerful new tools to evaluate digital media: search and filter digital media using Comscore audience and traffic data to quickly identify sites that match your campaign goals.

See all available classification and market selections in one easy-to-read window to quickly review and select your media evaluation criteria.

Media profiles have been streamlined to put the details you need at your fingertips, in a standardized, hassle-free environment. See what you want, hide what you don’t with easy-to-use collapsible sections.


Laïka the golden retriever will be visiting the library thrice this week: Mon. (today!), Tues, and Thurs, noon-1pm, Library entrance


De-Stress Events in the IC Library: December 10th to 14th (Llama included!)

Come to our Open House with President Collado and other exciting events featuring: therapy dogs (and a Llama!), a craft table, and a Virtual Reality experience

The IC Library is committed to creating a supportive atmosphere to help our students cope with the stress of preparing for final exams and is offering multiple opportunities for relieving this stress.

Monday December 10th
Noon to 1 pm — Dog Visit — Library Foyer

Tuesday December 11th
Noon to 1 pm — Dog Visit — Library Foyer
2:30-3:30 Origami, Snowflakes and Coloring — Table near Periodicals. Following the event, the Library will provide printed designs at the Popular Periodical unit on the main floor (near the board game boxes). Pencils and crayons are available at the main Circulation Desk. Consider sharing your art work #ICLibArt

Wednesday December 12th 
3-5 pm Virtual Reality adventure with Becky Lane near the Research Help Desk
4:30- 6:30 pm President’s Open House — IC Library, between Research Help & Circulation.  Cider, cookies and fruit will be available.

Thursday December 13th
Noon to 1 pm — Dog Visit — Library Foyer

Friday December 14th
Noon to 1 pm — Dog Visit — Library Foyer
Noon to 1 pm — Llama Visit — Outside the Library

Did you know you can check out a game for 6 hours (in or out of the library)? Find a game box on the newspaper stand (main floor under the stairwell). Check out a game at the Circulation Desk (game pieces are kept behind the desk).

Individuals with disabilities requiring accommodations should contact Cathy H Michael at cmichael@ithaca.edu or (607) 274-1293. We ask that requests for accommodations be made as soon as possible


Cathy: Virtual Reference Saturday, December 1st from 2-6 pm; Mock Trial Sunday the 2nd & Out of the Office Monday

Good Day:

I’ll be answering questions from home (virtual reference) on Saturday, December 1st from 2-6 pm (email, chat, or Zoom).   I’ll be monitoring the Reference@ithaca.edu account so you can use that account.

I’ll be a judge at the Mock Trial — Bomber Blitz Invitational 2018 this Sunday from 12:30 to 4:30 (Round 2).

I’ll be out-of-the office on Monday, December 3rd.  If you need immediate assistance that day, contact the Research Help Desk: https://library.ithaca.edu/services/reference.php

You can use this form to set up an appointment with me anytime https://library.ithaca.edu/forms/appt_request.php



Hunger & Homelessness Awareness Week 2018

Join Swipe Out HungerChallah for HungerFood for Thought and other student organizations in raising awareness about student food insecurity during Homelessness and Hunger Awareness Week 2018.

Homeless and Hunger Awareness Week is from November 10th to the 18th. There will be a book display and graffiti board in the IC Library (up on Friday the 9th), tables in Campus Center where you can sign up to volunteer with Swipe Out Hunger, and a Student Leadership Institute (SLI) session about food insecurity held on Tuesday November 13th at 7:00 pm in Textor 102.

Individuals with disabilities requiring accommodations for the SLI event should contact Skylar Eagle at seagle@ithaca.edu. We ask that requests for accommodations be made as soon as possible.