Library Closed Nov. 28 and 29th, 2013

The Graduate Center Library will be closed on November 28th and 29th, 2013 for Thanksgiving.

The CUNY Catalog will be unavailable during Thanksgiving Day

Due to routine maintenance, the CUNY Catalog (CUNY+) will be unavailable during Thanksgiving Day, THURSDAY, 11/28, between 2 AM and 12 PM. You will not be able to search for, renew, or request items during this time. The library apologizes for this inconvenience.

New Resource: Penn Corpora of Historical English (PPCHE)

The Graduate Center now has access to the Penn Corpora of Historical English (PPCHE), including the Penn-Helsinki Parsed Corpus of Middle English, second edition (PPCME2), the Penn-Helsinki Parsed Corpus of Early Modern English (PPCEME), and the Penn Parsed Corpus of Modern British English (PPCMBE), are running texts and text samples of British English prose across . . . → Read More: New Resource: Penn Corpora of Historical English (PPCHE)

Workshops: Research Metrics and Data Management, 11/21

Research Metrics for the Rest of Us

Come learn how scholarly output is measured (through impact factors, citation counts, h-index and more!) and why it matters for you

When: Thursday, Nov. 21, 4.15-5.15 pm

Where: C196.03 (concourse level of the library)

 

Planning for Data Management

This workshop introduces best practices . . . → Read More: Workshops: Research Metrics and Data Management, 11/21

Workshop: Research in Art History at NYPL, 11/20

Research in Art and Art History: An Orientation to Resources at the New York Public Library (this workshop takes place at the NYPL) Wednesday, Nov. 20th 6-7 pm

Librarians and curators from the Art & Architecture and Photography Divisions will go over how to locate items across the Library’s special collections, begin more specific research . . . → Read More: Workshop: Research in Art History at NYPL, 11/20

Library Website and EZproxy (no remote access to databases) unavailable 2am – 5am on 11/20/2013

Due to emergency server maintenance being performed by IT, all library web services (web-site and EZproxy) will be down tomorrow, November 20th, 2013 from 2am -5am.

During this time feel free to use our backup site and and the Office of Library Service’s databases.

We apologize for this inconvenience.

 

 

Trial: Met Opera on Demand

The Graduate Center has access to this trial for a limited time. Met Opera on Demand offers access to over 450 Met performances online.

Please let us know what you think about this resources and whether we should acquire it permanently by completing this form. You can see a list of all of our . . . → Read More: Trial: Met Opera on Demand

Zotero & RefWorks Workshops Nov. 11-13

The library is offering hands-on training of the citation managers Zotero and RefWorks Nov. 11-13. Both Zotero and RefWorks provide an easy solution to managing pdfs and citations. They also make creating bibliographies and entering references into papers a breeze.

Zotero for the Sciences Monday, Nov. 11, 12-1 pm

Zotero for the Health Sciences Monday, . . . → Read More: Zotero & RefWorks Workshops Nov. 11-13