Database News

The Graduate Center subscribes to Digital National Security Archive, a collection of 94,000 declassified government documents covering such topics as U.S. policy toward Afghanistan 1973-1990, the Berlin crisis 1958-1962, relations between China and the U.S. 1960-1998, the Cuban missile crisis, the Iran-Contra affair, and U.S. policy toward terrorism 1968-2002. Also newly available is Chronicling America: . . . → Read More: Database News

Closed Thurs 22nd – Friday 23rd

The library will be closed for the Thanksgiving Holiday November 22nd and 23rd. The library will reopen Saturday the 24th and Sunday the 25th for regular library hours. Enjoy the holiday!

Ethnographic Video Trial

The Graduate Center has a trial through January 14 to Ethnographic Video Online: Volume II, a collection of 500 hours of classic and contemporary documentaries, field recordings, and previously unreleased footage from renowned anthropological archives such as the Royal Anthropological Institute (RAI), as well as independent producers and distributors. The Graduate Center subscribes to the . . . → Read More: Ethnographic Video Trial

Subject Guides Webinar Video

The final Webinar for the Fall 2012 semester, the Guide to Subject Guides discussed how to find librarian recommended, subject-specific resources, as well as how to find libguides in other university library websites by searching libguides software.

Running Time: 10:23 View the Webinar here.

For more information on our Webinars or to suggest . . . → Read More: Subject Guides Webinar Video

Dissertation Submission Options

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Library Opens 1 p.m. Saturday

The library will be open 1 p.m. to 8 p.m. Saturday November 17th due to emergency repairs required of the building’s water supply system.

NO WATER SERVICE will be available, so water fountains and restrooms will NOT be operating normally throughout the day.

Regular library hours, 12 noon – 8 p.m. will resume Sunday November . . . → Read More: Library Opens 1 p.m. Saturday

Subject Guides Webinar this Friday @ 12:30pm

The final Webinar in the Fall Semester series of Friday afternoon webinars, postponed from Hurricane Sandy two weeks ago.

When: Friday, Nov 16th at 12.30 p.m.Topic: Subject GuidesWhere: ONLINE! At your computer, with headphones or speakers.

This webinar will give a basic overview for where you can find materials in your subject area, who . . . → Read More: Subject Guides Webinar this Friday @ 12:30pm

Dália M. Leonardo

Graduate Center Librarian Dália M. Leonardo died October 31, 2012. Prof. Leonardo served as library liaison to the History and Hispanic and Luso-Brazilian Literatures and Languages departments since joining the library staff in 2008. As a senior Metadata Librarian, she was primarily responsible for cataloging print and electronic resources. She earned a Ph.D. from Fordham . . . → Read More: Dália M. Leonardo

Reference Desk Closes at 6 Nov. 8

The reference desk will close at 6 pm on Thursday November 8. We apologize for any inconvenience.

CLICs and Interlibary Loan Delays

Delivery of CUNY CLICs and a majority of Interlibrary Loan books will be subject to delays. Two of the local sorting centers still have no power and are experiencing fuel shortages.