NYPL Changes: CUNY Grad Center Responds 3 pm April 26 rm 9204/5

The CUNY Doctoral Students Council event Thursday April 26, 3 – 5 is moving to room 9204/9205 on the CUNY Graduate Center 9th floor. Please join the DSC and Ann Thornton, the Andrew W. Mellon Director of The New York Public Libraries, to discuss the NYPL’s Central Library Plan.

New Bookscanner

Due to overwhelming demand, the library is happy to announce the deployment of a new bookscanner. The bookscanner’s software was designed by the Academic Technology Department at Brooklyn College and was designed for easy use. The new scanner is located near the other bookscanners at the southwestern (34th and 5th) corner of the library on . . . → Read More: New Bookscanner

Endnote workshops at Hunter College, April 20

There will be two workshops this Friday, April 20 on the bibliographic manager EndNote. Both workshops will be held in room E114 at the Wexler Library.

Please follow this link for details and to RSVP: http://library.hunter.cuny.edu/blog/events/endnote-workshops-friday-april-20/

If you have questions about these workshops please contact Brian Lym, blym@hunter.cuny.edu

Reminder: Download and Backup ERes documents now

In preparation for retirement of Docutek, the library’s legacy ERes system, the library reminds current and former Grad Center instructors to download and backup all archived ERes documents by June 30th. Beginning with Spring 2012 courses, the Grad Center library points faculty to the robust reserve features in Blackboard for linking to required reading including . . . → Read More: Reminder: Download and Backup ERes documents now

GC Library’s Open Access Statement

The CUNY Graduate Center Mina Rees Library faculty and staff are committed to disseminating research and scholarship as widely as possible. We believe that open access to scholarship is critical for scholarly communication and for the future of libraries, and that it is central to CUNY’s mission of public education. We recognize the added value . . . → Read More: GC Library’s Open Access Statement

4/17 Beginner and Advanced Endnote Workshops

An Endnote trainer will provide Beginner and Advanced level Endnote training classes on Tuesday, April 17. If interested, please RSVP to Amy Ballmer, aballmer@gc.cuny.edu .

Both training sessions will take place in room C196.05 located on the concourse level of the library.

10-11:30 EndNote for Beginner’s: Learn the essentials

Create your own library. Import PDFs . . . → Read More: 4/17 Beginner and Advanced Endnote Workshops

Hunter College: No CLICS requests til Thursday

Hunter College Library has suspended CLICS requests delivery during their spring break library closure for construction. Hunter College plans to reinstate CLICS service this Thursday, April 12. In the meantime, CLICS requests for material ONLY at Hunter College Library will fail. Please route requests for any unavailable material through the Graduate Center Library’s Interlibrary . . . → Read More: Hunter College: No CLICS requests til Thursday

Library CLOSED Sunday April 8

The library will be closed Sunday April 8. More hours info

Endnote Training April 17

An Endnote trainer will provide Beginner and Advanced level Endnote training classes on Tuesday, April 17. If interested, please RSVP to Amy Ballmer, aballmer@gc.cuny.edu by Friday, April 13.

Both training sessions will take place in room C196.05 located on the concourse level of the library.

 

 

10-11:30 EndNote for Beginner’s: Learn the essentials

Create . . . → Read More: Endnote Training April 17

April Blackboard 9.1 training CUNY-wide

Get ready for Blackboard 9.1 to be released May 29. The new release offers enhanced course reserve capabilities. Workshops start just after spring break at many CUNY campuses. Online training is also available.