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Why You Should Ditch Academia.edu and Use CUNY Academic Works
06 November 2015 10:05 AM | 11 Comments
Beyond Wikipedia: Background and Reference Sources
30 September 2015 2:39 PM | No Comments
ICYMI: Privacy in the Age of Dragnet Surveillance: What You Need to Know to Protect Your Rights Online
20 April 2015 9:14 AM | 5 Comments
Request Wayback Machine Preservation
17 April 2015 11:43 AM | No Comments
Renew or Sign Up for Free Access to New York Times
07 April 2015 9:15 AM | 5 Comments
- Why You Should Ditch Academia.edu and Use CUNY Academic Works
Join Us! Fall 2016 Library Workshops New and returning GC students and faculty needing to orient themselves to the library are invited to workshops and events...
New Fall Hours To close a $600,000 budget gap this fiscal year, the GC administration asked the Library to curtail hours where library...
Impact of Open Scholarship on public audiences Have you ever wondered after making one of your works publicly accessible in CUNY Academic Works (or while considering doing...
CUNY Legacy Dissertations & Capstones The Graduate Center Library is pleased to offer the CUNY community a new collection: CUNY GC Legacy (Retrospective) Dissertations, 1965-2014....
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Posted on Monday, August 22, 2016 | 7 CommentsNew and returning GC students and faculty needing to orient themselves to the library are invited to workshops and events this September. Click links below to RSVP for opportunities to meet your librarians and learn about library resources. August Intro to Zotero for Citation Management […]
Posted on Monday, August 15, 2016 | 2 CommentsTo close a $600,000 budget gap this fiscal year, the GC administration asked the Library to curtail hours where library use last year was lowest. Our recently shortened summer weeknight and Saturday hours will now give way to similar changes this fall. Fall Hours starting Thursday, […]
Posted on Monday, August 8, 2016 | 5 CommentsHave you ever wondered after making one of your works publicly accessible in CUNY Academic Works (or while considering doing so), “who is this new audience I am reaching?” In a post earlier this year CUNY’s Scholarly Communications Librarian, Megan Wacha, framed this question in […]
Posted on Wednesday, August 3, 2016 | 5 CommentsThe Graduate Center Library is pleased to offer the CUNY community a new collection: CUNY GC Legacy (Retrospective) Dissertations, 1965-2014. This database is open for use by any current CUNY Library user on any CUNY campus, and it requires authentication with a CUNY library barcode number. The […]
Posted on Monday, August 1, 2016 | 1 CommentThe GC Library offers reserve services to share course readings with students, making it possible for students to read without purchasing or scouring libraries to obtain every assigned title. GC faculty use an array of licensed and open software to share readings using password protection. CUNY’s […]
Posted on Wednesday, July 20, 2016 | 2 CommentsFinally! OneSearch is here. Now when you go to the GC library homepage, your first search will use OneSearch! Here are answers to a few Frequently Asked Questions about OneSearch, a new tool that is featured on the primary search box of the GC library […]
Posted on Wednesday, July 13, 2016 | 14 CommentsHelicopters swarmed above 34th street last week, positioning the Graduate Center amidst blocked traffic and sirens as protesters painted the city with demands for justice. Responses such as these to racial profiling by police have erupted on a national scale since the beginning of the […]
Posted on Wednesday, July 6, 2016 | 6 CommentsHave you noticed the OneSearch link on the library website? Have you tried it? Now’s a great time to give OneSearch a whirl — or, if you’ve tried it in the past, to check it out again, as we’ve mentioned before, with steady improvements over the past […]
Posted on Monday, June 20, 2016 | 9 CommentsWhere should one donate books? Other than the GC Library, there are many places around the city that would be happy to have your books. In some cases, you can sell your books for money. The following are only some of the many places in […]
Posted on Wednesday, June 15, 2016 | 13 CommentsThis summer as you walk through the halls of the Graduate Center first-floor main lobby and Library, you will notice images of circles as globes and buttons, women’s bodies, comic strips, hands massaging the earth, and bold font type with the repeated word: Lesbian. You’re welcome. The […]