Kanopy Summer Access

During the summer, access to Kanopy will be limited to films the library has already purchased. Here are a list of titles you will be able to view during the summer months:

Mon Oncle
The Birth of a Nation
What We Do In the Shadows
Red Desert
Stranger Than Paradise
Mystery Train
James Baldwin: The Price of the Ticket – The Legendary Author and Civil Rights Activist
Heartstone – Hjartasteinn
The Rabbi’s Cat – Le chat du rabbin
In the Realm of the Senses
Two American Families
Every Night Dreams
Modern Times
Pather Panchali
Marina Abramovic: The Artist is Present
Wings of Desire
Andrei Rublev
Hail Mary
We Need to Talk About Kevin
La Jetée
Fully Awake: Black Mountain College
Belladonna of Sadness – Kanashimi no Beradonna
Japanese Girls at the Harbor
Dogtooth – Kynodontas
Seven Samurai (playlist)
Perfumed Nightmare
Maurice Pialat: Love Exists – A Portrait of a French Filmmaker
Seven Beauties – Pasqualino Settebellezze
Song of Love – Chant D’Amour
Helvetica – Typography, Graphic Design and Global Visual Culture
Interdependence, Interconnectedness And The Nature Of Reality
Can Dialectics Break Bricks? – La dialectique peut-elle casser des briques?
Our Spirits Don’t Speak English – Indian Boarding School
I Am Curious: Yellow
Anita – Speaking Truth to Power
This Is Not A Film
Umbrellas of Cherbourg
Short Films of Les Blank I (playlist)
The Marriage of Maria Braun
Heaven is a Traffic Jam on the 405 – A Portrait of an Artist Coping with Mental Illness
Derrida – The Work of a French Philosopher
Kamikaze ’89
Eyes Without a Face
Jeanne Dielman, 23 Commerce Quay, 1080 Brussels
The Red Balloon
The Young Karl Marx – Le jeune Karl Marx
Winter Light
Wise Blood
F for Fake
Valerie and Her Week of Wonders
Swept Away – Travolti da un insolito destino nell’azzurro mare d’agosto
Shoot the Piano Player
La Chinoise
For Ever Mozart
Grey Gardens
Robin Williams: Come Inside My Mind – The World’s Most Beloved and Inventive Actor/Comedian
Born in Flames
Manufacturing Consent – Noam Chomsky and the Media
The Love Witch
My Friend Dahmer
Watership Down
The Pervert’s Guide To Ideology
Edward Said On Orientalism – “The Orient” Represented in Mass Media
La Collectionneuse
Funny Ha Ha
The Lobster
Late Spring
Growing Up Female – Women Talk About Socialization and Gender Roles
God of Love
A Woman Under the Influence
Ave Maria
Film About A Woman Who…
The Prison in Twelve Landscapes – An Examination of the American Prison System
Wild Strawberries
Los Angeles Plays Itself – A Cinematic History of Los Angeles
The Door
Check It – A Gang of LGBT Youth in Washington D.C.
His Girl Friday
Being In The World – Philosopher Hubert Dreyfus
People Like Us – Social Class in America
Surname Viet Given Name Nam – The Role of Vietnamese Women in Society
Kedi – The Cats of an Ancient City
Belle de Jour
Sing – Mindenki
Aguirre, the Wrath of God – Aguirre, der Zorn Gottes (playlist)
A Tale Of Two Sisters – Janghwa, Hongryeon
The Sacrifice
Tell Them Anything You Want – A Portrait of Maurice Sendak
The Florida Project
Piglets – Ferkel
Loving Vincent
A Girl Walks Home Alone at Night
Purple Noon
The Miseducation of Cameron Post
My Dinner with Andre
I Am Not Your Negro – James Baldwin and Race in America
Lady Bird
Anna & Bella
Pandora’s Promise
Of Fathers and Sons – Following a Radical Islamist Family in Syria
The Interrupters
Earth Days
Always At The Carlyle – New York’s Most Glamorous (and Discreet) Hotel
Rat Film – The History of Baltimore Told Through a Unique Lens
20th Century Women
Pigs and Battleships
Frantz Fanon: Black Skin, White Mask – The Life and Work of Philosopher Frantz Fanon
The Great Dictator
The Killing of a Sacred Deer
The Rules of the Game – La règle du jeu
In the Year of the Pig – Origins of the Vietnam War
The Conformist
Hannah Arendt
The Killing of a Chinese Bookie
Embrace Of The Serpent – El abrazo de la serpiente
In the Mood for Love
Funeral Parade of Roses – Bara no sôretsu
The Early Works of Cheryl Dunye – 6 Short Films by a Groundbreaking Female Filmmaker
The Wind Will Carry Us
The Disaster Artist
Morning Sun
Meru – Mountain Climbing in the Himalayas

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Revising Your Online Senior Project Submission

Go to http://digitalcommons.bard.edu/ and click on My Account on the top right.

Log on to revise your submission. Select your project from the section titled Senior Projects (plus the correct Semester and Year). Click on the name of your submission.

Click on Revise thesis/dissertation – this will allow you to provide information about your project and upload an updated version of your project.

If you want to include supplemental files, click on Manage additional files. Now you can click on Choose file and upload your content. Click Save when you are finished.

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Trial Databases for Music Research: RILM Full Text & RILM Encyclopedias

Are you doing music research? Check out our trials to RILM Abstracts of Music Literature with Full Text and RILM Music Encyclopedias!

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Changes to Logging in to Renew Your Books

You are now able to use your Bard username and password to check your library account and renew books! When you click on See My Account/Renew Books from the library homepage…

You’ll be taken to Bard’s SSO (Single Sign On) page to login using your Bard username and password

This will bring you directly into your library account to see due dates and renew items.

If you experience any issues with this process, please contact us immediately.

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Reserving Library Rooms with Space Management

Students can now use Bard’s Space Management site to reserve library rooms for group study, Skype interviews, and more. Rooms available to reserve include:

  • Room 308: Nesuhi Ertegun, Skype/Video Conferencing Room
  • Room 402: Pauline Yuells Markel, Seminar Room
  • Room 403: Seminar Room

Use the Library Map to see where these rooms are located.

Tip: In Space Management, look under Charles P. Stevenson Jr Library to find our rooms!

Students are also able to use Space Management to reserve time on the Bloomberg Terminal in the 2nd Floor Computer lab (Lab 206).

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Sussman Collection

Thanks to the generosity of Alan Sussman, we are happy to announce our acquisition of the Sussman Rare Book Collection.

  • To view a particular work, please make an appointment with our Archivist using the online request form. Requests must be submitted at least one week prior to the date of your visit.
    Appointments are scheduled for Tuesdays, Wednesdays and Thursdays, from 11am to 2pm
  • Use of all materials in this collection must be monitored by library staff.
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View or download the PDF below to see our workshop schedule for Immigrants@Bard.

Immigrants@Bard Schedule 2018

For more information regarding the Immigrants@Bard workshop, view our guide.

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Martin Luther King Jr and Bard College

The library has a display on the first floor honoring Martin Luther King Jr, including a scan from the July 1962 St. Stephen’s Alumni Magazine covering the honorary degree King received from Bard College. Please stop by and read about this event and check out a book.

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