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  • PRIDE in Resistance: 2017 LGBTQ Book Purchasing

    Heritage of Pride, the organization that hosts and organizes the annual NYC Pride March, has recognized that this year, Resistance is at the vanguard of the LGBT movement. For the Pride March which will walk along the facade of the Graduate Center building, groups and individuals […]

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  • Ebook Central

    Ebook Central Replaces ebrary and Ebook Library: How to Migrate Your Bookshelves

    The collections that were once known as ebrary and Ebook Library (EBL) have merged to a new ProQuest platform and are now known as Ebook Central. This platform offers a new look and updated features, but still contains the full corpus of the collections that […]

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  • Summer spotlight: Streaming Video Databases

    Seeking something different to watch this summer? The Graduate Center subscribes to several alternative video/media databases, in addition to our popular film-streaming service, Kanopy. + Digital Theater Plus offers a wide variety of full-length theatrical productions from the UK, as well as interviews with actors and […]

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  • Dissertations and Theses Year-in-Review, 2016-17

    Today is Commencement Day at the Graduate Center! As we celebrate our graduates from the 2016-17 academic year at the 53rd annual commencement exercises, I’d like to offer this round-up in celebration of the works submitted to the library during that time. This was, no […]

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  • CLACLS Latino Data Reports in CUNY Academic Works

    The GC Library is pleased to announce the arrival of the Center for Latin American, Caribbean, and Latino Studies’ Latino Data series in the CUNY Academic Works open access repository. The 65 reports in the series are posted to gain maximum exposure to the widest public readership, with […]

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  • Call for Participants – The Graduate Center Library Visual Display Program

    The Graduate Center Library invites you to submit an exhibition proposal for our Visual Display Program, which features materials of various kinds in the display panels on the first floor of the library.  The program mounts exhibitions that include visual, textual, and archival materials that […]

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  • Alumni Library Access Lets Grads Stay Connected

    Graduation day has one reliable disappointment: saying goodbye to library database and journal access. Grads’ off-campus access to library databases ends weeks after graduation, as soon as IT closes your student GC network account. But do not despair, GC grads! You enjoy lifetime on-campus access to the […]

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  • Good News: Summer Hours Restored!

    Because of budget cuts, the library had planned for reduced hours this summer. But we write today with good news! We’ve coordinated with the Office of the Provost to restore the library’s usual summer hours. Starting May 30, the library’s hours will be: Monday – […]

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  • Keeping Your ILL Request History Private: Save Your Record by June 1

    As we have done in January 2017 and in 2016, we will soon be “delinking” your names from your ILL request histories. This means that after June 2017, you will only see the requests you’ve made in 2017, or ones that haven’t yet been completed (even […]

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    May 2017 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 databases can be found on our full A-Z databases […]

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