Book Scanner

If you want to save paper and money, try our new one-touch book scanner. The scanner is located on the tables between the elevators and the reference desk on the 2nd floor. It has a large flatbed which allows for easy scanning of larger items and allows you to email scans or save them . . . → Read More: Book Scanner

Library Resource Guides

Having trouble using a particular database? Need tips on locating electronic books, dissertations, or book reviews? Check out our Library Resource Guides for help. These guides provide search tips and instructions for many of the Mina Rees Library databases. You can access the Library Resource Guides in the Quick Links section of the Library . . . → Read More: Library Resource Guides

Update – JSTOR Search Issue

JSTOR introduced a new search interface on August 25 but unfortunately created a problem. Searches include content for which the Graduate Center does not have access. In both search results and browsing by title and discipline, green-and-white check marks appear beside accessible content and gray-and-white asterisks beside inaccessible content. To avoid seeing inaccessible content, place . . . → Read More: Update – JSTOR Search Issue

CUNY+ slowdown

CUNY+ continues to be slow due to necessary patron database updates. CUNY CIS, CUNY Office of Library Services and our database vendor continue to work on fixing this problem.

We again apologize for any inconvenience.



Science Direct/Scopus scheduled downtime

ScienceDirect and Scopus will be unavailable Saturday, August 28, 7:30AM to 4:30PM, due to vendor upgrades of both database platforms.

Adjunct Ref Libn position Available

The Mina Rees Library, CUNY Graduate Center seeks an Adjunct Reference Librarian to work up to 12 hrs/week. Flexible schedule late afternoon/early evenings. The position is will be available August 30th.

Primary responsibilities include electronic and reference desk services and teaching graduate level workshops. May also provide some support to Interlibrary Loan services and collection . . . → Read More: Adjunct Ref Libn position Available

2 College Asst positions available

There are 2 College Assistant positions available in the library.

Interlibrary Loan

This person reports to the Interlibrary Loan Supervisor

DUTIES: Facilitate borrowing and lending of library resources in a fast-paced, high-volume Interlibrary Loan department which processes over 30,000 transactions a year. Unpack and sort incoming mail, process incoming materials borrowed for library patrons (updating . . . → Read More: 2 College Asst positions available

Library Resource Guides

Having trouble using a particular database? Need tips on locating electronic books, dissertations, or book reviews? Check out our Library Resource Guides for help. These guides provide search tips and instructions for many of the Mina Rees Library databases. You can access the Library Resource Guides in the Quick Links section of the Library homepage . . . → Read More: Library Resource Guides

Book Scanner

If you want to save paper and money, try our new one-touch book scanner. The scanner is located on the tables between the elevators and the reference desk on the 2nd floor. It has a large flatbed which allows for easy scanning of larger items and allows you to email scans or save them to . . . → Read More: Book Scanner

Library Website Survey

Please complete our brief survey to give us your feedback on the new Mina Rees Library site. You can access the survey clicking here.