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    Journal Search Link Cleanup in Progress

    We recently went through an upgrade of the CUNY catalog that is shared by all CUNY libraries. Through this process, links to items in the earlier version of our catalog no longer work. One place where you might find a broken link is our Journal Title Search. Normally […]

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    Finding Declassified Government Documents

    Declassified refers to government documents that were formerly classified as secret and are now ceased to be restricted. Students, faculty and staff  have access to several resources through the Graduate Center Library in which to find declassified U.S. government documents. Declassified Documents Reference System (DDRS) provides access […]

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    Center for the Study of Free-Reed Instruments Archive

    Allan W. Atlas, a Distinguished Professor of Music at the Graduate Center, author of “Renaissance Music: music in Western Europe 1400-1600” (1998), and Director of The Center for the Study of Free-Reed Instruments(CSFRI) that is part of the Brook Center, recently bequeathed the archive of the CSFRI to the Graduate […]

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  • July Catalog Outage

    Catalog Outage Starting July 10

    UPDATE: As of July 21, the upgrade is complete, and the catalog is fully functional again. The library catalog and circulation system will be upgraded in July, and there will be limited catalog functionality between July 10 and July 24: From July 10 to July 12, […]

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    A Queer Library Collection

    Happy Pride Weekend all! This Sunday, June 29th, 2014, thousands of LGBTQ New Yorkers and allies will march along 5th avenue, and pass the walls of the Graduate Center for the annual Heritage of Pride NYC Pride March. The library will be closed on Sunday, […]

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    New Look for the GC Library Website

    The Graduate Center Library has a new website! It sports a crisp new look, streamlined architecture, and pared-down, richer content. We built the site, embedded search tools, and linked it to the popular Library Blog using the WordPress Themify theme. Here’s what you’ll find: Three search tabs — titled Catalog, Databases, and Other […]

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    Farewell Jane: A Librarian’s Retirement

    After 10 years of service at the Graduate Center Library, Associate Librarian for Collection Management Jane Brodsky Fitzpatrick retired last week. Jane came to the Graduate Center Library in 2004 after ten years as the Head of Technical Services & Acquisitions at SUNY Maritime College. She earned […]

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    June 2014 E-Resources Summary

    New Databases Here are the latest additions to our collection of online databases: ACO Music Data Analysis ACO Music Data Analysis is a growing repository of historical and current data from Billboard, Official Chart Company, Media Control and many more reporting agencies around the world. The American […]

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    Sneak Peek! New Website Survey

    The New Graduate Center Library Website is almost ready. The Official Launch Date is Monday, June 9th.   To make the website ready for launch, we are still tweaking by: uploading content completing quality assurance testing links checking the site on multiple browsers And we […]

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    “For the Public Good”: A Public Institution and Its New Open Access Repository

    The Chronicle of Higher Education recently ran a column by Graduate Center Interim President Chase Robinson about the Graduate Center’s recent string of high-profile hires and overall success recruiting prominent and innovative faculty. One reason the Graduate Center is so appealing to potential hires, he says, is […]

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