Usability Test and Receive $25 Starbucks Giftcard!

Please help us usability test the library website. The test should not take more than 30-60 minutes and in exchange for your time, we will compensate you with a $25 Starbucks giftcard.

Please fill-out the doodle survey with your email address and availability and we can contact you.

Thank you.

Ph.D. Deposit Fee, Copy Changes

Effective immediately, in addition to uploading pdf files, doctoral students will deposit only one print copy of their dissertations.

In conjunction with this change and a price reduction from our digital dissertation vendor for electronic uploads, the standard deposit fee for dissertations has been reduced to $28.50. Additional fees for copyright, disc pockets, open access, . . . → Read More: Ph.D. Deposit Fee, Copy Changes

IT Maintenance 11/26

Thanksgiving Friday, November 26, 2010 is a designated IT Maintenance Window (one of eight such days throughout the year).

GC users should anticipate that various IT services will be unavailable from 8:00 am to 6:00 pm on Friday, November 26, 2010 while systems are maintained, upgraded and expanded.

Science Direct Training

Are you finding the most relevant data in SciVerse ScienceDirect? This month’s featured training on the Elsevier web site demonstrates how you can improve search results by following some basic suggestions.

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Oxford Journals Online

As of November 4, the Graduate Center subscribes to Oxford Journals Online, providing the text of more than 200 Oxford University Press journals from 1996 to the present. Use the database’s advanced search function to search by author, article titles, or journal or by year. Although content prior to 1996 may be searched, the Graduate . . . → Read More: Oxford Journals Online

SAGE Research Methods Online

The Graduate Center has a trial of SAGE Research Methods Online through December 31. This resource for exploring methods of social science research includes books, articles, and videos.