College Assistant Position Available

POSITION: Circulation Assistant


Under the supervision of the Circulation Manager

Shelves books and other library material

Shelf-reads the collection, places books in proper order & straightens books on shelves

Picks up books left around the library

Sorts new . . . → Read More: College Assistant Position Available

CSA Illustrata: Natural Sciences Trial

The Graduate Center has a trial through March 18 to CSA Illustrata: Natural Sciences. This new Cambridge Scientific Abstracts database indexes tables, figures, graphs, charts, and other illustrations from scholarly literature in agriculture, biology, conservation, earth sciences, environmental studies, fish and fisheries, food and food industries, forests and forestry, geography, medical sciences, meteorology, veterinary . . . → Read More: CSA Illustrata: Natural Sciences Trial

Library Closed February 12 and February 19

The library will be closed on Monday, February 12th and Monday, February 19th for Lincoln’s Birthday and President’s Day. The Graduate Center building will be closed on both of these holidays as well. Please see our library hours for details.

Blackwell Reference Trial

The Graduate Center has a trial through March 31 to Blackwell Reference Online, offering access to 247 reference works in the humanities and social sciences. Subjects covered include African-American philosophy, American immigration, American technology, applied linguistis, art theory, child language, clinical psychology, contemporary Britain, contempoary political philosophy, cultural studies, digital humanities, early modern women’s . . . → Read More: Blackwell Reference Trial

New Copy Service

The new library copy service – provided by Konica-Minolta – is up and running. The card vending machines are located on the 1st and 2nd floors of the library. There are 4 copiers on the first floor and 4 on the second floor. Two new Konica-Minolta microfilm/microfiche reader/printers are also located on the second . . . → Read More: New Copy Service

Aluka Digital Library Trial

All of CUNY has a trial through June 30 to Aluka. This new digital library provides access to primary documents related to Africa. While Aluka will eventually include materials related to struggles for freedom in Southern Africa and African cultural heritage sites and landscapes, the trial version offers only sources about African plants, including . . . → Read More: Aluka Digital Library Trial

Xreferplus Database Trial

The Graduate Center has a trial through March 31 to xreferplus. This database offers 2,887,964 entries from 256 reference works in the humanities, sciences, and social sciences from 55 publishers. A title list is available.

Refworks Now Available

Graduate Center Faculty, Staff, and Students now have access to Refworks, a web-based bibliographic citation management tool. You can use to create aand store a database of your citations and automatically insert citations and format bibliographies within your research documents. You will need to create a new account for yourself the first time that you . . . → Read More: Refworks Now Available