Holocaust Remembrance Day (Yom HaShoah) & The Rosenblatt Collection

By Evan Frankl, Reference Librarian, Fordham Westchester Campus Many of us are probably familiar with the “holiday” of International Holocaust Remembrance Day. This was established by the U.N. General Assembly to mark the date (January 27th) that the most infamous of concentration camps, Auschwitz, was liberated by the Allied forces. …

Copyright Resources for Faculty

By Laura Childs (Emerging Technologies Librarian) and Mariah Lewis (Metadata Management Librarian) Copyright is confusing. With so many complicated, often archaic rules, it can be difficult to definitively answer copyright questions that you encounter in academia. But did you know that Fordham faculty members can get help with copyright at …

Recap: WALDO Symposium 2019

On June 11, 2019, the Westchester Academic Library Directors Organization (WALDO) and Fordham Universtiy Libraries hosted a free symposium at Walsh Library. The event, titled “What Do They Want from Us? Surveying Patrons across the Library Landscape,” explored library assessment. An audience of over 80 librarians assembled in Flom Auditorium …