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    Versatile PhD

    This entry is a reposting of a blog post by Jiaqi Wang of the Office of Career Planning and Professional Development discussing the benefits of using the site Versatile PhD. Features of the Versatile PhD site The Versatile PhD is a membership-based online community for PhDs and ABDs who are […]

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    Streaming in the Rain: Trial ends July 31st

    Rainy weather may keep you indoors this summer break, but an at-home streak can be an opportunity to indulge in some online videostreaming.   Yes. That’s right. Watch a moving image with audio – a film, documentary, video, demonstration, training, mini-series, and potentially sneak in […]

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    Independence Day Weekend: Library Closed July 3-5

    In observance of Independence Day, the Graduate Center Library will be closed this Friday, Saturday, and Sunday (July 3, 4, and 5). Regular summer hours will resume on Monday, July 6. If you need library help over the long weekend, you can still get help from […]

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    News from Interlibrary Loan

         A couple of weeks ago (June 1, to be precise) the 400,000th request was processed in our ILLiad ILL system. We are also happy to report that it was requested, processed and delivered to the requester, all in less than half an hour! […]

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    Classic Catalog not available 6/12-6/13

    Starting 7 PM Friday 6/12/15 through Saturday 6/13/15 you will be unable to search for, renew, or request items in the online CUNY Catalog. You may use CUNY OneSearch during that time to look up books, articles, and other library materials.  

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    New Dissertation & Thesis Appointment Procedure

    Starting today, request an appointment online with the Dissertation Assistant to deposit graduate work. To schedule your deposit appointment: 1. login to Banner 2. select Student Bill Payments 3. select Request an Appointment to Deposit Clear all your holds online prior to your deposit appointment! Graduates no longer […]

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    So, You Were There! A Spring Thank You Letter

    This is a Spring 2015 thank you letter – an opportunity to publicly thank everyone for their participation in the Graduate Center Library Spring events and workshops. With the hard work of those who acted as workshop facilitators, event coordinators, panelists, and/or co-sponsors, the Graduate Center Library has successfully […]

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    ILL: Not available in the morning of 6/9

    Due to a major service upgrade, patrons will not be able to make ILL requests using ILLiad on the morning of June 9th, 2015.  The library apologizes for this inconvenience and hopes that ILLiad returns to full service early in the day. Thank you for […]

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    Almost Summer 2015 E-Resources Summary

    This post is the latest in a series designed to keep the Graduate Center community updated about our collections; focused primarily on electronic resources available through the Graduate Center Library. New Databases (These and all other Graduate Center Library databases can be found on our full A-Z […]

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    Why Do Authors Boycott Elsevier?

    (Déjà vu? This post also appears on the Open Access @ CUNY blog.) You may have heard of the Cost of Knowledge, a site where researchers publicly express their upset with the business practices of the publisher Elsevier and commit not to contribute to Elsevier journals. As […]

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