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Open Education Is Not a Luxury
30 November 2016 9:30 AM | 5 Comments
Two Free Tools to Help Boost Your Online Scholarly Presence
21 November 2016 9:14 AM | 3 Comments
Negotiating a Favorable Book Contract
17 October 2016 10:00 AM | 17 Comments
Pickling the Web at the GC
21 September 2016 12:44 PM | 2 Comments
Stay Connected! New Alumni Library Resources
01 June 2016 8:39 AM | 12 Comments
- Open Education Is Not a Luxury
Workshop 5/2: Your Google Scholar Profile (Why, How, Etc.) You’re probably familiar with using Google Scholar to search for scholarly literature. But did you know Google Scholar also includes...
Improved CUNY Book Renewal Policies for Doctoral Students Have you ever been confused or frustrated by an inability to renew a CUNY book? Ever wondered why you could...
Get to Know the Web of Science Database (Upcoming Workshop!) You may not know this, but the Graduate Center Library provides access to a powerful resource which enables you to...
Grant Opportunity for Open Educational Resources Graduate Center students who teach courses at other CUNY campuses, along with the faculty based at those campuses, may be...
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Posted on Thursday, April 20, 2017 | No CommentsYou’re probably familiar with using Google Scholar to search for scholarly literature. But did you know Google Scholar also includes researcher profiles, which researchers themselves can edit and enhance? Come learn how to claim your researcher profile, make your entries as correct and complete as […]
Posted on Wednesday, April 19, 2017 | No CommentsYou may have noticed a friendly green icon on the right of the library’s homepage, with the inviting words: “Chat with a librarian.” When you click this icon, a pop-up window will instantly appear, and – at any time of day or night – a […]
Posted on Monday, April 17, 2017 | No CommentsHave you ever been confused or frustrated by an inability to renew a CUNY book? Ever wondered why you could renew some CUNY books but not others? At CUNY, initial circulation periods are standardized — 8 weeks for PhD students and faculty, 6 weeks for […]
Posted on Thursday, April 13, 2017 | No CommentsIn observance of Easter, the Graduate Center Library will be closed Sunday, April 16th. 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.
Posted on Wednesday, April 12, 2017 | No CommentsYou may not know this, but the Graduate Center Library provides access to a powerful resource which enables you to both delve into published literature and monitor new developments in your field. This resource is called Web of Science, and it offers a number of features […]
Posted on Monday, April 10, 2017 | No CommentsIn this post we highlight the Cochrane Library, a collection of databases containing high quality health care information for researchers, health care professionals, patients, and funders. Cochrane is known for its authoritative systematic reviews. These attempt to “identify, appraise and synthesize all the empirical evidence […]
Posted on Thursday, April 6, 2017 | No CommentsOn Monday, April 10, 2017, between 9 AM and 2 PM, there will be scheduled maintenance of CUNY’s centrally hosted library systems (specifically, the CUNY libraries catalog and SFX, which powers the “Find It!” buttons and the full-text availability information in OneSearch). During this time, […]
Posted on Monday, April 3, 2017 | No CommentsMaster’s students, help us help you! By now you should have received an email inviting you to complete the GC’s Master’s Student Experience Survey. One of the best ways to let the GC know how well we’re meeting your needs, and where we should focus our attentions, is to […]
Posted on Friday, March 31, 2017 | No CommentsGraduate Center students who teach courses at other CUNY campuses, along with the faculty based at those campuses, may be interested in this $2000 grant opportunity, open to the CUNY community only, to open up a course — transforming it from a course that relies […]
Posted on Wednesday, March 29, 2017 | 3 CommentsWe invite you to join us at the library for our upcoming workshops and events. Click the links below to RSVP. Intro to Zotero for Citation Management Wed, March 29 | 1:00 pm – 3:00 pm Room C196.05 The Graduate Center Library Join us for […]