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  • Visiting Scholar Laurent Pérat

    We welcome Laurent Pérat, a visiting scholar at the Graduate Center Library February – April, 2017. Laurent is in the midst of his course of study at ENSSIB, in Lyon, France. While librarians in the US obtain master’s degrees in library and/or information science, Laurent will […]

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  • Library System Downtime on Saturday 2/25

    On Saturday, February 25, between the hours of 9 AM and 7 PM, the CUNY Office of Computing & Information Services will be performing system-wide maintenance on its network. During this time, all centrally-hosted CUNY library services — including the CUNY library catalog and the […]

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  • March Workshops at the Graduate Center Library

    We 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 Wednesday, March 8th, 6:30pm-8:30 PM Wednesday, March 29th, 1:00-3:00 PM Join us for a hands-on introduction to managing […]

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  • Announcing…GC Library Spring 2017 Visual Display Awardee!

    The Graduate Center Library Spring 2017 Visual Display Award has been granted to the Louis Armstrong House Museum Writers-in-Residence Program. THE RESIDENCY Louis Armstrong House Museum Writers-in-Residence program, started in 2008, offers MFA candidates a three-month residency to explore new ways of creating work within a […]

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    Call for Participants: Collaborative Research Seminar on Archives and Special Collections

    The Collaborative Research Seminar on Archives and Special Collections is a two-part seminar for graduate students, faculty, and staff at The Graduate Center, hosted in concert with the Graduate Center Library and The New York Public Library. Through discussions, presentations, and hands-on archival work, we will […]

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  • Upcoming Closures Monday 2/13 & Monday 2/20

    In observance of Lincoln’s Birthday and Presidents’ Day, the Graduate Center — including the Graduate Center Library — will be closed Monday, February 13th and Monday, February 20th. If you need library help on those days, please use the chat tool on the library website. […]

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  • Library Closed February 9 Due to Snow

    Due to the severity of the approaching snowstorm, the Graduate Center Library will be closed Thursday, February 9. If you need library help during the closure, please use the chat tool on the library website. Chat is available 24/7, and you’ll always reach an academic […]

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  • Feb 22 & 24 Rommi Smith Performs the Archive

    Rommi Smith, poet, playwright, performer, and the first British Parliamentary Writer in Residence, comes to the Graduate Center February 22 to present a stunning lecture-performance animated by her archival exploration of the lives of women jazz and blues musicians. A John Barnard Scholar at The University of Leeds, UK, […]

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  • Washington Post Offers Free Access to Those With .edu Email

    The Washington Post allows for free access to its website to everyone who has a .edu email account. That includes students, faculty and staff of the Graduate Center! From the Washington Post Help Pages: How do I activate my .edu free subscription? 1. Go to […]

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  • Asst. Prof. Roxanne Shirazi, Dissertation Research Librarian

    Roxanne Shirazi is a familiar face at the Graduate Center Library, but this spring we welcome her to a full-time Assistant Professor tenure track position. Prof. Shirazi will coordinate the library’s archiving and distribution of electronic theses and dissertations (known in the trade as ETDs), as well as […]

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