Historical Abstracts of The United States Trial

The Graduate Center has a trial through February 26 to Historical Statistics of the United States. This trial allows access only to the population portion of the database. Please provide the library staff with any observations or comments you have about the database.

RefWorks Workshop

A training session introducing RefWorks will be offered Friday, Janurary 26, from 10 to 11:30 AM in Room 6418. RefWorks is an online research management tool, designed to help researchers gather, manage, store and share all types of information, as well as generate citations and bibliographies. It provides an online alternative to . . . → Read More: RefWorks Workshop

NYRB Now Online

We are pleased to announce that online access to the entire contents of the New York Review of Books from 1963 to the present is now available online from the Mina Rees Library’s database page.

ILLiad/Interlibrary Loan Request Limit Increase

As of January 1, 2007, the limit for ILL requests will be increased from 10 to 15 items. Students who use ILLiad through the Graduate Center’s Mina Rees Library will be able to have up to 15 items in process at once, including those currently checked out.

You can now also request . . . → Read More: ILLiad/Interlibrary Loan Request Limit Increase

Thieme Science Package Subscription

As of January 3, the Graduate Center subscribes to Thieme Science Package, providing the text of Plant Biology (2000 to present), Planta Medica (1999 to present), Synlett (2006 to present), and Synthesis (2006 to present).

Sage Communication Database

As of January 3, CUNY subscribes to SAGE Communication, offering the text of 19 SAGE communication journals, including Discourse & Society, New Media & Society, and Written Communication. CUNY subscribes to seven SAGE journal collections.

New Eighteenth Century Collection Online Subscription

The library is pleased to announce that we now have a subscription to the Eighteenth Century Collection Online (ECCO). ECCO offers every page of 150,000 books published during the eighteenth century in English, Dutch, French, German, Italian, Latin, Spanish, and Welsh. In addition to searches by author, title, and publisher, these books may be searched . . . → Read More: New Eighteenth Century Collection Online Subscription