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    CUNY Academic Works: Not Just for Dissertations and Theses

    Most GC students and faculty are familiar with CUNY Academic Works, CUNY’s public access repository, but possibly only as the destination for graduating students’ dissertations, theses, and capstone projects. Indeed, since 2014 all GC dissertations, theses, and capstone projects have been posted to Academic Works. […]

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  • Scholarly Communication Events

    There is an avalanche of events on topics in scholarly communications coming in the next few weeks. Come get snowed under at the library! To see a workshop description and a link to registration, click on a title in the following list. Finding and Using […]

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    Chief Librarian Thistlethwaite Departs for CUNY Central

    In March, after over 17 years of service at the CUNY Graduate Center, I will join the CUNY Office of Academic Affairs to head the Office of Library Services (OLS) as Interim University Dean for Library Services. In this new role, and in conjunction with […]

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  • ILL Interruption, Tuesday 2/11

    We will be upgrading the Interlibrary Loan system on Tuesday, February 11. There should only be a short service interruption in the morning. If you have any difficulties accessing us on the web, please try again later in the day. We can be reached at if […]

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  • Science Research Series, February–March

    We know that scientists have a very particular set of research needs. In recognition of this, science librarian Mason Brown has organized a science-specific series of library skills workshops. These workshops are geared to science students and faculty, but they are open to all.​ To […]

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  • Learning at the Library in February

    February is short, but our list of events at the library is not. The month is packed with learning opportunities guided by GC librarians, so come take advantage of us! Each title below will jump to a detailed description of the event. Click on the […]

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    Interlibrary Loan Fines Going Away

    Welcome back, everyone!  We hope you had a good winter break. If you use interlibrary loan services, we have some good news.  We’re happy to announce that the GC library has a new pilot project, in which we will no longer charge late fines for […]

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    NYCDH Week 2020

    NYCDH Week occurs on February 3-7, 2020 this year. Taking place at institutions throughout New York City, NYCDH Week gives individuals across the region who are interested in digital humanities an opportunity to learn new techniques and skills, hear about DH projects from across the […]

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    Farewell CUNY and Mina Rees Library!

    This post is quite personal, and I am thankful to the GC library for allowing me space to publicly say goodbye. As of February 18th, 2020, I will begin a new journey as the Associate Dean for Teaching, Learning, and Engagement at New York University […]

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  • Reminder: Save Your Interlibrary Loan Request History

    If you want to keep your history of Interlibrary Loan requests, download it by this Thursday, January 9, 2020. Twice a year, we “delink” completed interlibrary loan requests from library usernames. This means that your ILL account will only show your ILL requests from the […]

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