E-Resources Archive

  • Database Highlight: Kanopy, the Video Streaming Service

    This spring we will be highlighting in a series of occasional posts some useful library resources that might be flying under your radar.  We begin with Kanopy, the subscription streaming video service that includes more than 26,000 feature films, documentaries, and instructional videos from distributors […]

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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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    Goodbye Scopus

    Because of the Graduate Center’s budget constraints, the library can no longer sustain a subscription to Elsevier’s Scopus database. Librarians apply cost and use statistics (and other factors) to deliberations about electronic resource renewals and cancellations. We also – to the best of our ability – avoid duplication of […]

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    October 2016 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. Happy Halloween! New Databases (These and all other databases can be found on our full A-Z […]

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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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  • #BlackLivesMatter and the Power of the Primary

    Helicopters swarmed above 34th street last week, positioning the Graduate Center amidst blocked traffic and sirens as protesters painted the city with demands for justice. Responses such as these to racial profiling by police have erupted on a national scale since the beginning of the […]

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  • Getting Closer to OneSearch

    Have you noticed the OneSearch link on the library website? Have you tried it? Now’s a great time to give OneSearch a whirl — or, if you’ve tried it in the past, to check it out again, as we’ve mentioned before, with steady improvements over the past […]

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    January and February 2016 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. Welcome back, GC students and faculty! New Databases (These and all other databases can be […]

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  • Welcome Adriana Palmer, ER-IR Librarian!

    You may have already met Adriana Palmer. She has worked at the GC as an adjunct librarian since 2014. But now we are additionally thrilled that Adriana Palmer joins our team as a full time librarian!  Adriana’s new job combines two areas of responsibility. First, the ‘ER’ part: […]

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  • Two Database Cancellations

    Due to restricted budgets, the GC Library has had to make a few hard decisions about our database offerings this year, and will no longer subscribe to the following databases. Please see below for suggested alternatives that could be used in the place of a […]

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