Job Posting: Adjunct Metadata Librarian

Adjunct Metadata Librarian

The Mina Rees Library, CUNY Graduate Center seeks an Adjunct Metadata Librarian to work up to 12 hrs/week for a total of 225 hours before January 2013. Weekdays between 10 a.m. – 6 p.m. preferred, 3-4 hours/shift, with some schedule flexibility.

Catalogs materials in all subjects and formats applying MARC standards . . . → Read More: Job Posting: Adjunct Metadata Librarian

MaRLI suspends applications til early September

As of August 20, the New York Public Library suspended applications for NEW MaRLI applications from CUNY grad students and faculty. Current MaRLI pilot program borrowers (using NYPL, NYU, or Columbia library materials) will retain all borrowing privileges at least through September 30, 2012. NYPL will reopen MaRLI applications in September. All three libraries remain . . . → Read More: MaRLI suspends applications til early September

ScienceDirect and Scopus Availability

ScienceDirect and Scopus will be unavailable from approximately 7:30 am, Saturday, August 25, until 2:30 am, Sunday, August 6, because of system upgrades. Links to electronic journals in ScienceDirect will be affected during this outage.

New Library Xerox: $.15 color or b&w copies, prints

The library’s new copier-printer-scanner, a Xerox 7120 , is located on the 1st floor near the circulation desk. Color and b&w prints from your USB flash drives cost only $.15 per page. Scan to a USB flash drive for free. Copy or scan using the document feeder or place items directly on the scanning bed. . . . → Read More: New Library Xerox: $.15 color or b&w copies, prints

Silent Film Online

The Graduate Center has a trial through October 13 to Silent Film Online, offering 251 titles, including Battleship Potemkin, The Cabinet of Dr. Caligari, The General, Intolerance, Metropolis, and Nosferatu.

Graduate Center Print Journals

As of August 6 the library’s collection of print and microform periodicals can be searched at the same time as the library’s electronic journal titles. When you use the Journals tab on the library’s site, the Search E-Journal Titles option will find both electronic and print results. A Graduate Center Print Holdings link will appear . . . → Read More: Graduate Center Print Journals

CUNY+ Returned August 3 eve

CIS repaired the CUNY+ problem Friday evening, August 3. All cataloging systems should be functioning normally.

CUNY+ Library Catalog Down August 3; Use Beta Search

Due to unforeseen problems, the CUNY library catalog continues to be down on Friday, Aug. 3. While exact call numbers for CUNY books, intra-CUNY CLICS requests, and circulation information is not available, use the Beta Search to find CUNY library holdings and approximate call numbers for CUNY books (click on Marc record to find the . . . → Read More: CUNY+ Library Catalog Down August 3; Use Beta Search

Library catalog unavailable 6am – afternoon, 8/3/12

The library catalog will be down for maintenance on Friday, Aug. 3 from 6 am to noon (continued because of an unanticipated delay). During this time search WorldCat through the library homepage OR the Beta Search tab search for CUNY books. WorldCat or the Beta Search can tell you if the Graduate Center owns a . . . → Read More: Library catalog unavailable 6am – afternoon, 8/3/12