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  • Spotlight on Grants & Funding

    We’ve entered the New Year, but before starting the spring semester, consider taking a moment to search for grants and other sponsored research opportunities. The Graduate Center Library provides access to several grants and funding databases. 1) Pivot bills itself as a tool providing “access […]

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  • Database Highlight: SAGE Research Methods

    In this post we highlight SAGE Research Methods (SRM), a powerful tool that can help you: Plan and conduct qualitative, quantitative, or mixed methods research, Analyze your findings, and Write up your results. SRM is content-rich and easy to navigate.  It covers all the methods […]

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  • Planned Service Outage January 7

    Due to a planned IT maintenance day, many library services will not be available for most of Sunday, January 7, 2018. Affected library services are: Library website Library blog Journal finder A-Z database list from off campus Print services on campus Web printing During this […]

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    Library Closed Jan 4 Due to Storm

    Due to the severity of the approaching storm, the Graduate Center Library will be closed Thursday, January 4. 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 librarian […]

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  • Upcoming Holiday Closures: Dec 24, 25, 31 and Jan 1,15

    Happy holidays to the entire Graduate Center community! The Graduate Center Library has several upcoming holiday closures: Christmas Eve (Sunday 12/24) Christmas (Monday 12/25) New Year’s Eve (Sunday 12/31) New Year’s Day (Monday 1/1) Martin Luther King Jr. Day (Monday 1/15) During intersession (December 21, 2017 […]

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  • Now Hiring

    Now Hiring: Library Coordinator

    The Graduate Center’s Mina Rees Library seeks a Library Coordinator. CLOSING DATE: January 1, 2018 Under the direction of the Head of Circulation and Reserves, the Library Coordinator supervises part-time staff and workflow for library circulation, reserves, and stack maintenance. The Graduate Center Library hosts a […]

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    DSC-Sponsored Massages, 12/19 & 12/20

    UPDATED: The Doctoral Students’ Council will once again be making the end-of-semester crunch a little easier for Graduate Center students! On Tuesday, December 19, noon-6pm and Wednesday, December 20, 11am-5pm, the DSC will bring a massage therapist to the library. The massages will take place on […]

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  • Saving Your Interlibrary Loan Requests: ILL and Library User Privacy

    We are now “delinking” interlibrary loan requests from library user names twice a year–in January and in the summer. This means that we will be separating information about request titles from information about who requested them, and your ILL account will only include your ILL […]

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  • New Database: American Antiquarian Society (AAS) Historical Periodicals

    The Graduate Center Library now offers access to the American Antiquarian Society (AAS) Historical Periodicals Collection. This collection is made up of five databases that contain over 6,500 digitized publications from 1691-1877. Documenting the Colonial Era through the Civil War and Reconstruction via print culture from […]

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  • Chromebooks at the GC Library

    Some may have noticed an uptick in laptop use at the GC library. This may be a result of the update to student printing from laptops, which allows for a  third-party vendor to receive files and transfer them to GC servers for printing. Although this new […]

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