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    Pickling the Web at the GC

    Stephen Klein, Digital Services Librarian for the Graduate Center Librarian, has recently published an article in the Journal of Interactive Technology & Pedagogy where he discusses why the Graduate Center Library has embraced a dual approach to web archiving using both Archive-It and Webrecorder. Stephen […]

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    Which to choose? Zotero Standalone vs. Firefox

    Zotero Workshops are receiving high attendance rates at the Graduate Center library. We like to have students arrive with their laptops so that they may choose the web browser and Zotero version that is right for them. While most have a preference to use either Firefox, Chrome, […]

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    News You Can Use from Interlibrary Loan

    Welcome to a new semester at The Graduate Center! We hope that our ILL services will help you with your research needs and make the year easier and more productive. We process tens of thousands of requests every year and we strive to get you […]

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    Library Closed 9/4 & 9/5

    In observance of Labor Day, the Graduate Center Library will be closed Sunday, September 4th and Monday, September 5th. If you need library help, please use the chat tool on the library website. Chat is available 24/7, and you’ll always reach an academic librarian.

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    3rd Annual Early Research & Scholarship Conference

    The Library is pleased to co-sponsor the Graduate Center’s Third Annual Early Research and Scholarship Conference (formerly the Archival Research Conference) which features student recipients of one of several different fellowships funded by the Provost’s office: the Knickerbocker Award for Archival Research in American Studies, […]

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    Back to School at the GC – Getting Connected!

    As we start the first full week of the Fall semester here at the Graduate Center there are a few things to keep in mind. See the library’s new Fall hours. The Graduate Center joined other CUNY institutions in featuring OneSearch. The fall workshops and events calendar […]

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    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 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 […]

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    New Fall Hours

    To 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, […]

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    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 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 […]

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    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. 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 […]

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