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Academic OneFileIndexes over 12,000 journals and reference sources in all subjects, with text from 6,871 publications. 
Academic Search CompleteCUNY's largest interdisciplinary full-text database. Full text of 8,856 journals, including 7,600 peer-reviewed journals, with indexing for another 4,000 titles.   Also includes the text of pamphlets, conference papers, conference proceedings, and educational reports.
Accessible ArchivesThis resource collects many historic, primary source newspapers and periodicals, such as an African American newspapers, Civil War publications, early women’s periodicals and materials published by Frederick Douglass, Harriet Tubman, Elizabeth Cady Stanton, Susan B. Anthony and more. 168 books and 63 journals are included.
ACM Digital LibraryProvides the full-text of Association for Computing Machinery periodicals and proceedings since 1985.
AGRICOLACitations to literature from 1,400 international journals. Created by the National Library of Agriculture and similar institutions. Useful for researchers in biology and environmental science.
Alternative Press IndexIndexes journal, newspaper, and magazine articles from over 300 international alternative, radical, and leftist periodicals from 1991 to the present.
America: History & LifeAbstracts of articles and reviews from over 1,700 journals published since 1954.
American Chemical Society Journals (ACS)Full text of 49 ACS journals from their first issues to the present.
American History in Video Over 1,600 hours of historical video from commercial and governmental newsreels, archival footage, public affairs footage, and important documentaries.
American Mathematical Society JournalsFull text of 17 AMS journals.
L' Annee philologiqueBibliography from 1924 to the present covers a wide array of subjects, including Greek and Latin literature and linguistics, Greek and Roman history, art, archaeology, philosophy, religion, mythology, music, science, and scholarly subspecialties such as numismatics, papyrology and epigraphy. Abstracts of journal articles are in English, German, Spanish, French or Italian. Books entries often include tables of contents and book review information.
Annual ReviewsFull text of 32 Annual Reviews in the social sciences, biomedical sciences, and physical sciences from 1996 to the present. Earlier years of the Annual Reviews of Anthropology, Ecology and Systematics, and Sociology are available from JSTOR. Earlier years of the Annual Reviews of Genetics and Psychology are available from Academic Search Complete. Earlier years of Annual Review of Microbiology are available from Health Reference Center Academic.
Anthropological Index OnlineAIO indexes current periodicals in the British Museum's Anthropology Library from 1957 to the present.
AnthroSourceArchive of 59 American Anthropological Association journals through 2003 and current issues of 15 of these journals.
APA Handbooks Full text of the American Psychological Association handbooks in educational psychology, ethics in psychology, industrial and organizational psychology, and research methods in psychology. Use the Browse function to examine available titles. Uncheck the PsycTests box to search only APA Handbooks.
Applied Science & Technology AbstractsApplied Science & Technology Abstracts contains indexing and abstracts for nearly 800 core English-language, scientific and technical publications back to 1983. Content includes coverage of a wide variety of applied science specialties—acoustics to aeronautics, neural networks to nuclear and civil engineering, computers and informatics.
Applied Science and Technology SourceFull-text of 1,637 journals with coverage dating back to 1913.
ArchiveGrid Information about primary source material, including historical documents and personal papers, held in archives, special collections, and manuscript collections around the world. Also helps researchers contact archives to request information, arrange a visit, and order copies.
Art Full TextThe full-text version of Art Index indexes 460 journals, providing the full text of 318 beginning with 1997. In addition to art history and architecture titles, many film journals are included.
Art Index RetrospectiveIndex of art periodicals from 1929 to 1984.
Art Museum Image GalleryOffers over 155,000 images from museum collections around the world. There are also bibliographic records, many with curatorial text, provenance data, detailed or multiple views, and related multimedia.
ARTbibliographies ModernAbstracts of journal articles, books, essays, exhibition catalogs, dissertations, and exhibition reviews on all forms of modern and contemporary art in all languages, with more than 13,000 new entries being added each year. Entries date back as far as the late 1960s.
Artemis Literary SourcesArtemis Literary Sources searches many Gale literature databases at once, with added search visualization tools (Term Frequency and Term Clusters). This is now a much larger search than Literature Resources from Gale.

Artemis Literary Sources combines all of the following resources in one search: Gale Virtual Reference Library, Literature Resources from Gale, Litfinder, MLA (Modern Language Association) International Bibliography, and Twayne's Authors Series
Artemis Primary SourcesArtemis Primary Sources searches three Gale primary research collections at once, with added search visualization tools (Term Frequency).
This search includes: Eighteenth Century Collection Online (ECCO), Nineteenth Century Collections Online (NCCO) and The Making of the Modern World
ARTFL ProjectOver 2,600 French literary texts from the University of Chicago. The New York Public Library offers a more complete version of ARTFL texts online.
Arts & Humanities Citation IndexPart of Web of Science, this database finds bibliographic citations, abstracts, cited references, and the number of times cited for articles from 1,160 international journals in the arts and humanities since 1975 as well as relevant items from over 6,800 major science and social science journals. Scopus is a similar citation index with limited humanities coverage.
ARTstor1.4 million images of art and architecture.
arXivOpen access to 712,838 e-prints in biology, computer science, mathematics, physics, quantitative biology, quantitative finance, and statistics.
ASSIA (Applied Social Sciences Index and Abstracts)Indexes over 500 journals in economics, education, health, political science, psychology, race relations, and sociology from 1987 to the present.
Associations Unlimited (not available remotely)Detailed listings for over 150,000 associations and professional societies worldwide, including 22,500 in the United States.
Avery Index of Architectural Periodicals Indexes 2,800 international journals from 1741 to the present, covering architecture, archaeology, historic preservation, interior design, urban design, and urban planning.
Bibliography of the History of Art (BHA)Newly hosted by the Getty, the BHA indexes over 4,800 journals and other publications from 1975 through 2007, covering the art of Europe and the Americas from the fourth century to the present, painting, sculpture, drawing, prints, decorative and applied arts, popular and folk art, architecture and industrial design, and film. The database includes the International Bibliography of Art (IBA), covering 2008 and part of 2009.
Biblioteca Virtual Miguel de CervantesPrimary and secondary sources focusing on Spanish and Hispanic-American literature and culture.
Biography Index Retrospective: 1946-1983 Citations to 623,000 biographical periodical and book articles published between 1946 and 1983. Search simultaneously with Biography Reference Bank
Biography Reference BankBiographical information about over 550,000 people. Includes 380,000 periodical articles and more than 36,000 images. Over 80,00 profiles from reference works published by Garland, Greenwood, Harvard University Press, Houghton Mifflin, Oryx, Oxford University Press, and H. W. Wilson. There are 5,000 biographies from the 2004 edition of the American National Biography. Search simultaneously with Biography Index Retrospective.
Biography Reference CenterOffers a comprehensive collection of full-text biographies, as well as thousands of unique narrative biographies. This resource provides superior coverage for several of the most popular and heavily-researched biographies and genres, including those contained within Biography Today and Biography (both dating back to the first issue published).
BioMed CentralOpen-access journals in biology and medicine.  As of 2011, 280 titles are available.
BIOSIS Citation IndexIndexes life sciences and biomedical research covering pre-clinical and experimental research, methods and instrumentation, animal studies, and more. Indexes journals, books, meetings, and patents from 1926 to present.
Black DramaIncludes 1,462 plays by 233 playwrights.  Includes information about productions, theaters, theater companies, playbills, photographs, and more.
Black Thought and Culture: African Americans from Colonial Times to the PresentOver 100,000 pages of monographs, essays, speeches, and letters by and interviews with more than 1,000 historical figures.
Book Citation Index: ScienceCitations of book chapters from 2005 to the present in Science.
Book Citation Index: Social Sciences and HumanitiesCitations of book chapters from 2005 to the present in Social Sciences and Humanities.
Book Review Digest PlusReviews of fiction and nonfiction in the humanities, social sciences, general sciences, and popular topics published in English since 1983. Textbooks, government publications, and technical books in law and the sciences are not included. Book reviews may also be found in Academic Search Complete, JSTOR, Project Muse, and most subject-specific databases.
Book Review Digest Retrospective, 1908-1982Reviews of fiction and nonfiction in the humanities, social sciences, general sciences, and popular topics published in English from 1908 through 1982. Textbooks, government publications, and technical books in law and the sciences are not included. Book reviews may also be found in Academic Search Complete, JSTOR, Project Muse, and most subject-specific databases.
Books in PrintBooks in and out of print in all languages from publishers around the world.
Business Insights: EssentialsFull text of 4,511 business periodicals.
Business Source CompleteFull text of 11,223 scholarly business journals and periodicals as well as indexing for 800 more titles. Also includes financial data, case studies, investment research reports, industry reports, market research reports, country reports, and company profiles.
Cabell's Directories of Publishing OpportunitiesInformation about scholarly publishing opportunities in education and educational psychology.
Cambridge Companions Online Full text of the Cambridge University Press companions to literature and the classics, music, and philosophy, religion, and culture.
Cambridge Histories OnlineFull text of 250 Cambridge University Press reference works published since 1960. In addition to history, these titles cover economics, the history of science, the history of the book, language and linguistics, literature, music, philosophy, political and social theory, religion, theatre and performing arts, and warfare.
Center for Research Libraries Online CatalogThe Center for Research Libraries acquires and preserves newspapers, journals, documents, archives, and other traditional and digital resources from a global network of sources. Most of the materials are from outside the United States, many are from emerging regions of the world. CRL provides students, faculty, and other researchers liberal access to these rich source materials through interlibrary loan and electronic delivery. CRL loan and electronic delivery services are designed to support major research projects, the production of scholarly monographs and studies, dissertations, and graduate and advanced undergraduate seminars. 
Chicago Manual of Style OnlineFull text of 15th edition available includes quick guide; questions and answers, and additional tools.
Chronicle of Higher EducationAll issues from September 1989 to the present.
Chronicle of PhilanthropyAll issues from October 1998 to present.
Chronicling America: Historic American NewspapersText of 729 newspapers from 1836 to 1922, including three New York papers: The Evening World, The Sun, and The New York Tribune.
CIAO: Columbia International Affairs OnlineFull text of recent issues of 63 international affairs journals, as well as case studies and working papers. Abstracts only for additional journals.
CINAHL CompleteIndexing for 5,171 journals in nursing and allied health, with full text for 1,325 journals and more than 275 pamphlets.
Cinema Image Gallery200,000 images from the Kobal Collection. Includes film and television stills, on-set shots of actors and directors, set and costume designs, posters, etc.
Citation Indexes (see description=>)The Graduate Center subscribes to Web of Science, providing cited references from thousands of scholarly journals in the arts, humanities, sciences, and social sciences. The five components of Web of Science may be searched individually or in combination with others. These components are Arts & Humanities Citation Index, Science Citation Index, Social Science Citation Index, Conference Proceedings Citation Index: Science, and Conference Proceedings Citation Index: Social Science & Humanities. Scopus indexes additional journals in the sciences, social sciences, and medicine. Academic Search Complete, PsycInfo, and some other EBSCO databases also provide cited references.
Cochrane LibraryCochrane reviews provide evidence on which to base clinical treatment decisions. The Cochrane Library also offers technology assessments, economic evaluations, and individual clinical trials.
Communication and Mass Media CompleteIncludes the full text of 514 journals in communications and media, as well as citations from several hundred additional titles. Useful for a wide range of topics in the humanities and social sciences.
Computing ReviewsReviews of books and journal articles covering all aspects of computing. Affiliated with the Association for Computing Machinery (ACM).
Conference Proceedings Citation Index: Science This Web of Science database helps researchers access the published literature from the most significant conferences, symposia, seminars, colloquia, workshops, and conventions worldwide. Content is not limited to papers published in English and includes data from books, journals, reports, series, and preprints.
Conference Proceedings Citation Index: Social Science & Humanities This Web of Science database helps researchers access the published literature from the most significant conferences, symposia, seminars, colloquia, workshops, and conventions worldwide. Content is not limited to papers published in English and includes data from books, journals, reports, series, and preprints.
COS PivotGrants, internships, and graduate and post-graduate fellowships in all subject areas. Search by keyword; set alerts for relevant opportunities.
CQ ResearcherFull-text reports from 1991 to the present on education, the environment, health, international affairs, technology, the U.S. economy, and other political and social issues. Each 12,000-word report includes bibliographies, maps, tables, and pro/con statements from representatives of opposing positions.
CUNY Libraries CatalogThe CUNY Catalog contains the holdings of the entire CUNY library system. Use to request circulating books from other CUNY libraries through CLICS.
CUNY-wide DatabasesAll of CUNY has access to each of these electronic resources by library barcode number. Each campus subscribes to additional electronic resources.
Current Chemical ReactionsCovers 1996 to the present.
Current Contents Connect Complete tables of contents and bibliographic information from the world’s leading scholarly journals and books from 1998 to the present. Also includes relevant, evaluated Web sites and documents.
Current Contents Connect: Agriculture, Biology, and Environmental SciencesComplete tables of contents and bibliographic information from the world’s leading scholarly journals and books from 1998 to the present. Also includes relevant, evaluated Web sites and documents.
Current Contents Connect: Arts and Humanities Complete tables of contents and bibliographic information from the world’s leading scholarly journals and books from 1998 to the present. Also includes relevant, evaluated Web sites and documents.
Current Contents Connect: Business Complete tables of contents and bibliographic information from the world’s leading scholarly journals and books from 1998 to the present. Also includes relevant, evaluated Web sites and documents.
Current Contents Connect: Clinical Medicine Complete tables of contents and bibliographic information from the world’s leading scholarly journals and books from 1998 to the present. Also includes relevant, evaluated Web sites and documents.
Current Contents Connect: Electronics and Telecommunications Complete tables of contents and bibliographic information from the world’s leading scholarly journals and books from 1998 to the present. Also includes relevant, evaluated Web sites and documents.
Current Contents Connect: Engineering, Computing, and Technology Complete tables of contents and bibliographic information from the world’s leading scholarly journals and books from 1998 to the present. Also includes relevant, evaluated Web sites and documents.
Current Contents Connect: Life Sciences Complete tables of contents and bibliographic information from the world’s leading scholarly journals and books from 1998 to the present. Also includes relevant, evaluated Web sites and documents.
Current Contents Connect: Physical, Chemical, and Earth SciencesComplete tables of contents and bibliographic information from the world’s leading scholarly journals and books from 1998 to the present. Also includes relevant, evaluated Web sites and documents.
Current Contents Connect: Social and Behavioral SciencesComplete tables of contents and bibliographic information from the world’s leading scholarly journals and books from 1998 to the present. Also includes relevant, evaluated Web sites and documents.
Data Citation IndexData studies and data sets from a wide range of international data repositories and connects them with the scientific literature to track data citations.
Derwent Innovations Index Patent information and patent citations from 1963 to the present.
Dictionary of EconomicsThe New Palgrave Dictionary of Economics offers over 1,850 articles by more than 1,500 economists.
Digital DissertationsIndexes two-million dissertations from over one-thousand institutions, with citations from 1861-1980 and abstracts from 1980 to present. Includes the full text of most post-1996 CUNY dissertations and many post-1996 dissertations from other institutions. as well as thousands of earlier ones. To limit your search to CUNY dissertations, include 0046 in your search statement, selecting the school name/code search field. Non-U.S.dissertations can be searched in the Center for Research Libraries Online Catalog.
Digital Dissertations (CUNY only)More than 11,700 CUNY dissertations indexed, with full text for more than 6,200. Does not include MA theses.
Digital National Security Archive 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.
Directory of Open Access JournalsOver 7,000 online journals arranged by subject. Supported by SPARC and the Open Society Institute.
DRAMClassical, jazz, and popular music recordings, with liner notes and essays.
Early English Books Online (EEBO)Scanned images of the text of over 118,500 books published in English between 1473 and 1700. Includes information about resizing text, printing multiple pages, and citing EEBO titles.
Ebook Library (EBL)EBL offers electronic books in a variety of subjects. Items in EBL are typically course-reserve readings and are listed in the CUNY Catalog.   EBL titles are available only to Graduate Center students,  faculty,  and staff.  Downloading these electronic books requires a free download of Adobe Digital Editions (ADE) software.
ebraryApproximately 68,000 electronic books in all disciplines from major academic publishers.
EBSCO eBook CollectionFormerly known as NetLibrary the EBSCO eBook Collection provides more than 2,800 recent scholarly titles. All available titles also appear in the CUNY Catalog.
EBSCO Integrated Search This resource allows the simultaneous searching of all the EBSCO databases to which the Graduate Center subscribes, as well as many non-EBSCO databases to which all of CUNY subscribes, all arranged alphabetically, and the CUNY Catalog.
EconLitBibliographic citations of articles from over 750 international journals from 1969 to the present and abstracts of many articles beginning with 1987. Some books, dissertations, conference proceedings, etc. are also indexed.
Economist Historical Archive 1843-2007Historical archive of The Economist from 1843 to 2007. Search Journals for sources of recent issues.
Education SourceFull text for 2,730 journals and indexing for hundreds more.
Educational Curriculum and MethodsInformation about scholarly publishing opportunities.
Educational Psychology and AdministrationInformation about scholarly publishing opportunities.
Educational Technology and Library ScienceInformation about scholarly publishing opportunities.
Eighteenth Century Collection Online (ECCO)ECCO offers every page of 180,000 books published during the eighteenth century in English, Dutch, French, German, Italian, Latin, Spanish, and Welsh. In addition to searches by author, title, and publisher, these books may be searched by individual categories such as fine arts, history and geography, law, literature and language, medicine, science, and technology, religion and philosophy, social sciences, general reference, or a combination of subjects. Illustrated works may be searched by cartoon, map, music, portrait, etc.
EJSFull text of over 500 scholarly journals not available from other resources.  This product is not related to other EBSCO databases such as Academic Search Complete.
Electronic BooksLibrary's guide to the Graduate Center's electronic-book collections and access.
Encyclopaedia of the Qur'anEncyclopaedic dictionary of Qur'anic terms, concepts, personalities, place names, cultural history and exegesis extended with essays on the most important themes and subjects within Qur'anic studies.
Encyclopedia of Arabic Language and Linguistics (EALL)Covers all aspects of Arabic languages and linguistics.
Encyclopedia of Human RelationshipsGuide to theories, concepts, and empirical findings about human relationships.
Encyclopedia of Statistical SciencesComplete text of first and second editions and all supplements. Revisions and new articles added quarterly.
Encyclopedia of Women and Islamic Cultures (EWIC)Critical essays about women, Muslim and non-Muslim, and Islamic cultures in every region where there have been significant Muslim populations.
English Short Title Catalogue (ESTC)The British Library provides free access to records of over 460;000 items published in English between 1473 and 1800.
ERIC (EBSCO version)Bibliographic citations from over 600 education journals from 1966 to the present. ERIC documents, those with ED, not EJ, numbers, are available on microfiche on the second floor of the library from ED 000001 through ED 462533.
ERIC (ProQuest version)Bibliographic citations from over 600 education journals from 1966 to the present. ERIC documents, those with ED, not EJ, numbers, are available on microfiche on the second floor of the library from ED 000001 through ED 462533.
Essay & General Literature IndexContains citations to essays in collections of mostly scholarly works and miscellaneous works published since 1984 in the United States,  Canada,  and the United Kingdom. More than 300 volumes are indexed annually. While there are no abstracts,  complete contents of the volumes are listed. An extremely useful resource for all disciplines because it indexes sources not covered elsewhere.
Essay and General Literature RetrospectiveIndexes 249,000 essays from collections of essays on many disciplines published in English from 1900 to 1984. Search simultaneously with Essay and General Literature Index.
Ethnic NewsWatchFull text of 368 American ethnic newspapers, magazines, and journals in English and Spanish.
Ethnographic Video Online This online resource for the visual study of human culture and behavior contains more than 500 hours of classic and contemporary documentaries produced by leading video producers in the discipline; previously unpublished footage from working anthropologists and ethnographers in the field; and select feature films. Wherever possible, videos include accompanying field notes, liner notes, filmmaker biographies, related articles, study guides, and other context-enhancing, full-text materials.
European Views of the Americas, 1493-1750Bibliographic guide to European works related to the America.  Based upon the authoritative bibliography European Americana: A Chronological Guide to Works Printed In Europe Relating to The Americas,1493-1750.
Fiction ConnectionBooks in Print database for finding fiction by topic, genre, setting, character, location, and time.
Film Literature IndexIndexes all the content of 150 film and television journals from 30 countries and selectively indexes 200 additional periodicals. Includes 700,000 citations of articles, film reviews, and book reviews from 1976-2001. This resource is not being updated.
Filmmakers Library OnlineOver 1,000 documentaries about race and gender studies, human rights, globalization and global studies, multiculturalism, international relations, criminal justice, the environment, bioethics, health, political science and current events, psychology, arts, literature, and more.
Foreign Law GuideForeign Law Guide (FLG) is an essential database offering relevant information on sources of foreign law, including complete bibliographic citations to legislation, the existence of English translations and selected references to secondary sources. Approximately 190 jurisdictions are systemically covered and updated by a global team of experts.
Foundation Directory OnlineInformation about 20,000 large and mid-sized U.S. foundations and files for more than half-a-million grants. The Trustees, Officers, and Donors search field and its corresponding index allow users to search over 110,000 trustee, officer, and donor names.
Foundation Grants to Individuals OnlineSearch for scholarships, fellowships, grants, awards, and other financial support for individuals, with more than 6,100 entries, updated quarterly, including detailed descriptions of approximately 2,000 programs which fund individual grant seekers.
Full Text JournalsAlphabetical list of over 90,000 journal, magazine, newspaper, and newsletter titles available in full text to the Graduate Center community. Many are also available throughout CUNY.
Gale Newsstand1,855 American and international newspapers and broadcast transcripts Use to supplement the more comprehensive LexisNexis
Gale Virtual Reference LibraryFull text of over 400 reference books published by Gale, Brill Academic, Cambridge University Press, Elsevier, Greenwood, Sage, Salem Press, Wiley, and others. 
Gannett NewsstandText of 87 American newspapers not available from other databases, most from 2002 to the present.
GartnerGartner provides reports analyzing information technology products and markets, including ranking vendors and explaining how IT is affected by government regulations here and abroad. CUNY does not have access to all Gartner reports. Use the advanced search to access only those available to CUNY. Gartner can be accessed only through the CUNY Portal.
General OneFileIndexes over 12,000 periodicals, newspapers, reference books, and multimedia sources, with full text from 6,735 publications.
General Science Full TextIndexes scholarly, professional, and popular science periodicals published from 1984 to the present in the United States and the United Kingdom. Includes text for 93 publications from 1994 to present.
Global Issues in Context (trial for 2014)This resource includes "background information and explanations of the impact of issues and events, expert perspectives analyzing issues from cultural, religious, political, social, economic, scientific and health standpoints, full-text international magazines, academic journals and news sources, primary sources (such as legislation and court proceedings), statistics (including interactive graphs, tables and charts)… 250 media-rich issue pages, 200 country pages, 400 international newspapers and magazines, and a multimedia library."
Google ScholarGoogle Scholar provides a simple way to search broadly for scholarly literature. From one place, you can search across many disciplines and sources: peer-reviewed papers, theses, books, abstracts, and articles from academic publishers, professional societies, pre-print repositories, universities, and other scholarly organizations. See Customize Google Scholar for Off-Campus.
Grant Advisor Plus
Since 1983, The Grant Advisor newsletter has been a leading source of information on grant, research, and fellowship opportunities for U.S. institutions of higher education and their faculty.
GreenFILECovers global warming, energy conservation, natural resources, pollution, and related issues.
Grolier Reference OnlineIncludes American Language Dictionary of the English Language, 4th ed., American Heritage Spanish to English Dictionary, American Heritage English to Spanish Dictionary, Roget's II: The New Thesaurus, 3rd ed., and Encyclopedia Americana.
Grove Art Online (now Oxford Art Online)Please note: This database has changed titles and will soon only be listed under Oxford Art Online
Grove Music Online (now Oxford Art Online)Please note: This database has changed titles and will soon only be listed under Oxford Music Online
Handbooks in Economics SeriesText of 31 Elsevier titles.
HAPI: Hispanic American Periodicals IndexIndexes Latin American economic, political, and social issues as well as arts and letters from 1970 to the present, providing citations of articles from more than 600 journals.
Hathi Trust Digital LibraryMore than ten-million books digitized by the New York Public Library, New York University, Columbia University, University of California, Harvard University, Library of Congress, Princeton University, University of Michigan, Yale University, and other institutions.
Health and Psychosocial Instruments (HaPI)Produced by Behavioral Measurement Database Services, this
bibliographic database is abstracted from hundreds of
journals covering health sciences and psychosocial sciences.  It
also provides information about behavioral measurement instruments,
including those from Industrial Organizational Behavior and Education.
Records contained in HaPI provide information on questionnaires,
interview schedules, vignettes/scenarios, coding schemes, rating and
other scales, checklists, indexes, tests, projective techniques and more.
Health Reference Center AcademicHealth information from 1,917 periodicals and over 200 pamphlets.
Health Source: Nursing/Academic EditionFull text from 495 scholarly medical journals and abstracts for additional titles. Includes Lexi-PAL Drug Guide, covering 1,300 generic-drug, patient-education sheets with more than 4,700 brand names.
HighWire PressHighWire Press offers free access to over 1,900,000 full-text articles from scientific, medical, and psychiatric journals. Not all content is free.
Historical AbstractsIndexes over 1,700 journals in fifty languages as well as dissertations and selected monographs from 1954 to the present.
Humanities Source2,003 full-text journals dating back to 1907. Must be included in any humanities search.
IBSS (International Bibliography of the Social Sciences) Indexes journal articles, reviews, and books in anthropology, economics, political science, and sociology from 1951 to the present.
ICPSR: Interuniversity Consortium for Political & Social ResearchSocial science data from the Institute for Social Research at the University of Michigan.
IEEE Computer Society Digital LibraryText of thirty IEEE journals and transactions, as well as conference proceedings.
In the First Person: An Index to Letters, Diaries, Oral Histories, and Personal NarrativesIndex to 4,000 collections of personal narratives in libraries and other repositories around the world.
Index ChemicusCovers 1993 to present.
Index to Current Urban DocumentsGuide to the reports and research generated by local government agencies, civic organizations, academic and research organizations, public libraries, and metropolitan and regional planning agencies in approximately five-hundred selected cities in the United States and Canada. Over 2,400 documents indexed annually.
InfoshareDemographic information about New York City drawn from city, state, and federal sources. Also includes some national statistics. Use the raw data to create customized tables. The information in Infoshare is supplemented by many free Web sites, including National Priorities Project Database, which provides a range of statistics relating to labor, poverty, and social programs by state..
International Financial Statistics (IMF eLibrary)Standard source of international statistics compiled by the International Monetary Fund on all aspects of international and domestic finance. Users can select series of interest, display the selected series in a spreadsheet format, and save the selected series for transfer to other software systems such as Excel. Subscription paid by Student Technology Fee.
Internet ArchiveLarge-scale archive of the Web since 1997.
Iter John Milton BibliographyMilton: A Bibliography for the years 1624-1700 (Revised) and for the years 1701-1799
This bibliography tries to bring together all manuscripts and editions of John Milton's works and all studies and critical statements concerning his life and works, all allusions and quotations, and all significant imitations during the years 1624-1799.
JAMA
The online edition of JAMA: The Journal of the American Medical Association includes the complete full text of all issues since January 1998, selected text from May 1992 through December 1997, tables of contents and abstracts only from January 1975 to May 1992, and tables of contents only from January 1966 through December 1974. Select Collections to browse through articles on specific topics and to register for e-mail alerts when new articles on topics of interest become available.
Johns Hopkins Guide to Literary Theory and CriticismAlmost 300 entries on critics, theorists, critical schools and movements, and the critical and theoretical innovations of specific countries and historical periods.  Updated annually.
Journal Citation ReportsThe number of articles published in journals indexed by the Web of Science and the number of citations to individual journals. This information may be viewed by journal name, subject, publisher, and country or territory. Be sure to choose science or social sciences before selecting a subject.
JSTORThe Arts and Sciences I-X collections of JSTOR offer the full text of 2,094 scholarly journals in the humanities and social sciences.  Coverage begins with the first issue of most journals and continues through varying periods within the last five years.
Law Library Microfilm CollectionDigitized versions of thousands of legal documents, mostly from government sources. These materials should be of particular interest to researchers in history, political science, and sociology.
Left Index Guide to the literature of the left, with an emphasis on political, economic, social, and culturally engaged scholarship inside and outside academia. Coverage includes more than 507,000 citations and abstracts (with some full text) and spans from 1982 and earlier to present.
Legal SourceInformation on current issues, studies, thoughts and trends of the legal world, with more than 846 full-text journals with coverage dating back to 1908.
LexisNexisLexisNexis Academic is a full-text news, business, and legal database with access to over 9,000 sources. Offers 1,639 news sources from around the world, including most of the world's major English-language newspapers, including The New York Times since June 1, 1980, and Chronicle of Higher Education since September 1997. It also includes many non-English language newspaper titles, as well as scholarly journals, trade journals, popular magazines, sources for legislation statues and codes, and news blogs. Also see Newsstand and New York Times Full Text.
LGBT Life with Full Text Text from 149 LGBT journals, magazines, and newspapers and 167 books.
Library and Information Science Source435 full-text journals with coverage dating back to 1905.
LitFinderInternational in scope, Gale's LitFinder covers all time periods and contains primary literature content. This includes approximately 140,000 full-text poems, 800,000 poem citations and excerpts, 7,100 full-text short stories and novels, 3,800 full-text essays, 2,000 full-text speeches and 1,700 full-text plays. It also includes biographies, work summaries, photographs and a glossary.
Literature Resources from GaleLiterature Resources from Gale is now Artemis Literary Sources
MLA International Bibliography, as well as more than 10,000 bio-critical essays from Dictionary of Literary Biography; biographical information about over 130,000 writers from Contemporary Authors; all entries from Contemporary Literary Criticism since volume 95 and complete profiles of more than 200 of the most studied authors from previous editions of CLC; the Scribner Writers Series of 15-to-20-page essays about over 1,600 writers and literary genres; and text from recent issues of 478 journals.
LLBA: Linguistics and Language Behavior AbstractsBibliographic citations from over 1,500 linguistic and language periodicals from 1973 to the present.
LP Collection (GC's)A handy tool to discover the LP's housed in the library's media room.
Making of the Modern WorldCovers economics, banking, finance, transportation, manufacturing, history, political science, and sociology and includes the text of 62,400 books, pamphlets, essays, and serials published during 1460-1850.
Manuscript: Women's Letters and DiariesOver 69,000 pages of personal writings by American women from the eighteenth, nineteenth, and twentieth centuries.  From the holdings of the American Antiquarian Society.
MapPluto ARGIS DatasetMapPLUTO contains extensive New York City tax lot, land use, and geographic data at the tax lot level in ESRI ArcGIS shape format and dbase table format.
MAS Ultra - School EditionMAS Ultra School Edition contains full text for hundreds of popular high school magazines covering a wide-range of subject areas including history, science, careers and much more.
MasterFile PremierFull text from 1,890 mostly popular and general-interest periodicals, with full-text as far back as 1975. Also includes full text from nearly 500 reference books and over 164,400 primary source documents, as well as an Image Collection of over 592,000 photos, maps, and flags.
MathSciNetAmerican Mathematical Society's Mathematical Reviews, covering over 1,800 journals.
Medline with Full TextFull text of 1,444 medical journals, back to 1965 for some titles, as well as indexing for over 4,800 biomedical journals.. Two free versions of Medline, PubMed Central and MedlinePlus, are also available.
Mental Measurements YearbookInformation about and reviews of all English-language standardized tests covering educational skills, personality, vocational aptitude, psychology, and related areas as included in the print Mental Measurements Yearbooks from 1989 to the present.
Military and Government CollectionFull text of 392military and general-interest publications as well as indexing and abstracting for an additional 400 titles. Also includes full text of 994 pamphlets.
MLA (Modern Language Association) International BibliographyMLA indexes over 3,000 periodicals dealing with literature, language, linguistics, folklore, and popular culture from 1926 to the present. MLA includes the full text from recent issues of 328 journals. This resource can also be searched as part of Artemis Literary Sources
Multi-Database SearchThis resource allows the simultaneous searching of all the EBSCO databases to which the Graduate Center subscribes, as well as many non-EBSCO databases to which all of CUNY subscribes, all arranged alphabetically, and the CUNY Catalog.
National Geographic Archive All content from 1888 to 1994.
National Security ArchiveCollection 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.
NatureText of all content from 1997 to present. Tables of content from 1950 to present.
Naxos Music LibraryOnline access to over 85,000 tracks from over 5,500 recordings in classical music, jazz, folk music, and world music. The offerings may be browsed by genre or by such categories as chamber music, composers, film music, opera, etc. or searched using the advanced search screen. Please consult the User Instructions.
NBER: National Bureau of Economic Research Some or all full textFull text of working papers by over 500 professors. After selecting a title, click on Information for subscribers and others expecting no-cost downloads, and enter your CUNY e-mail address in the form. Access only for those with CUNY e-mail addresses.
New England Journal of MedicineMedicine Full text from 1990 to present and tables of contents from 1812 through 1989.
New Palgrave Dictionary of EconomicsOver 1,850 articles by more than 1,500 economists..
New World Cinema: Independent Features and Shorts, 1990-PresentNew World Cinema: Independent Features and Shorts, 1990–Present includes over 200 full-length feature films from leading independent distributors such as Kino Lorber, First Run Features, Film Movement, and Global Lens. There are also some 50 award winning short films. All films were presented at major film festivals, many were nominated for awards, and many have won major awards. Films include the Oscar-nominated Twilight Samurai, directed by Yôji Yamada, and Oscar-nominated The Scent of Green Papaya, directed by Tran Anh Hung. Collectively the films in the database have won more than 1,000 awards.
New York Public Library DatabasesHolders of New York Public Library cards have access to several bibliographic/full-text databases. See the instructions about applying for a library card.
New York Review of BooksAll content from 1963 to the present.
New York State NewspapersIncludes current issues of New York Observer, New York Post, Niagara Falls Reporter, and Syracuse Post-Standard. Also see LexisNexis, Newsstand, and New York Times Full Text.
New York Times Academic PassAll CUNY libraries have subscribed to the NYTimes Academic Pass. This means that anyone with a valid CUNY email address can sign up for free access to the NYTimes.com website and smartphone apps. Please click through for instructions.
New York Times Archive, 1851-2009Actual page images from 1851 through 2009. Coverage for the following year added annually. When the results of a search are displayed, you have three retrieval options: 1. bibliographic citation and abstract; 2. article image; 3. page map, displaying the entire page on which the article appears. Current Times content is available from LexisNexis, Newsstand, and New York Times. A digital subscription to the latter is available at a reduced rate for students and faculty.
NewsstandMore than 1,000 major U.S. newspapers as well as leading titles from around the world. Use to supplement the more comprehensive LexisNexis.
Nineteenth Century British Library NewspapersFull runs of 48 newspapers, as well as partial runs of 131 more, specially selected by the British Library to best represent nineteenth-century Britain. Includes national and regional newspapers, as well as those from both established country or university towns and the new industrial powerhouses of the manufacturing Midlands, as well as Scotland, Ireland and Wales. Also includes newspapers that helped lead particular political or social movements such as Reform, Chartism, and Home Rule. The penny papers aimed at the working and clerical classes are also present. NOTE: Because this resource has two parts, users must select both parts in the by content set box to search the complete database.
Nineteenth Century Collections Online (NCCO) Primary sources dealing with East-West diplomacy; British politics and society; British theater, music, and literature; European literature; photography; science, technology, and medicine; and the status of women.
Nineteenth Century MasterfileAlso known as Poole's Plus, this database includes over eight million citations to periodical articles, books, patents, and American and British government documents before 1925.
Nursing and Allied Health CollectionFull text from 970 journals, as well as 107 fact sheets.
Nursing Resource CenterIncludes text of more than 20 reference books, over 200 animations from Blausen Medical's Human Atlas, and citations from more than 500 journals.
NYCdataDemographic, political, financial, and cultural information about New York City.
Opposing ViewpointsSocial-issues information from newspaper and magazine articles, Gale reference sources, government and organizational statistics, primary documents, and over 1,800 annotated Web sites.
Oxford Art Online (formerly Grove Art) Electronic version of Grove's The Dictionary of Art. Also includes The Concise Oxford Dictionary of Art Terms, The Encyclopedia of Aesthetics, The Oxford Companion to Western Art, and 100,000 images from the Bridgeman Art Library. The 34 volumes of the text edition are available in the library's reference collection under Ref. N31.D5 1996.
Oxford Bibliographies OnlineBibliographies in American literature, anthropology, Atlantic history, cinema and media studies, the classics, education, international relations, Islamic studies, Latin American studies, linguistics, medieval studies, music, philosophy, political science, psychology, the Renaissance and Reformation, and Victorian literature. Bibliographies are drawn from books, journals, and internet resources.
Oxford English Dictionary (OED)The complete contents of the second edition of The Oxford English Dictionary.
Oxford Handbooks OnlineCollection of 97 Oxford University Press handbooks in business and management, philosophy, political science, and religion. Titles published online after 2010 are not available. Titles in other subjects are not available. Available titles may also be found in the CUNY Catalog.
Oxford IndexSearch all Oxford University Press databases to which the Graduate Center subscribes: Oxford Art Online, Oxford Bibliographies Online, Oxford English Dictionary, Oxford Handbooks Online, Oxford Journals Online, Oxford Language Dictionaries Online, Oxford Music Online, Oxford Reference, and Oxford Scholarship Online. After performing a search, you must check the Show only full text provided by CUNY Graduate Center box.
Oxford Journals OnlineIncludes the text of 261 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 Center has access only to text from 1996 to the present.
Oxford Language Dictionaries OnlineTranslations of thousands of Chinese, French, German, Italian, Russian, and Spanish words and phrases.
Oxford Music Online (formerly Grove Music)Electronic version of The New Grove Dictionary of Music and Musicians, 2nd edition. Also includes The Oxford Companion to Music The Oxford Dictionary of Music, The New Grove Dictionary of Jazz, and The New Grove Dictionary of Opera. The 29 volumes of the text edition are available in the library's reference collection under Ref. ML100.N48 2001.
Oxford ReferenceText of more than 100 Oxford University Press reference works, including Oxford Companions to American Literature, American Theatre, the Bible, British History, Classical Civilization, History of Modern Science, Music, Philosophy, Politics of the World, Shakespeare, United States History, and Western Art.These titles also appear in the CUNY Catalog.
Oxford Scholarly Editions Online Annotated editions of hundreds of poems, plays, and prose works by English writers 1485-1600.
Oxford Scholarship OnlineFull text of scholarly books published by Oxford University Press. While the Graduate Center subscription allows access to abstracts of books in other disciplines, text is available for titles only in history, linguistics, music, philosophy, political science, and psychology. These titles also appear in the CUNY Catalog.
PAIS (Public Affairs Information Service International)Bibliographic citations from journals, books, government documents, and additional sources dealing with public policy, social policy, and the social sciences in general from 1972 to the present.
PAIS ArchiveBibliographic citations from journals, books, government documents, and additional sources dealing with public policy, social policy, and the social sciences in general from 1915-1971.
Palgrave Connect4,005 scholarly books published during 2010-2013.
Palgrave Connect: Business and Management 447 scholarly books published in 2010-2013.
Palgrave Connect: Economics and Finance372 scholarly books published in 2010-2013.
Palgrave Connect: Education164 scholarly books published in 2010-2013.
Palgrave Connect: History515 scholarly books published in 2010-2013.
Palgrave Connect: Language and Linguistics107 scholarly books published in 2010-2013.
Palgrave Connect: Literature608 scholarly books published in 2010-2013.
Palgrave Connect: Media and Culture 266 scholarly books published in 2010-2013.
Palgrave Connect: Political and International Studies 732 scholarly books published in 2010-2013.
Palgrave Connect: Religion and Philosophy 225 scholarly books published in 2010-2013.
Palgrave Connect: Social Sciences440 scholarly books published in 2010-2013.
Palgrave Connect: Theatre and Performance 129 scholarly books published in 2010-2013.
PEP: Psychoanalytic Electronic PublishingPsychoanalytic Electronic Publishing provides the full text of 49 psychoanalysis journals from 1871 through 2009, 96 classic psychoanalytic books, and all 24 volumes of The Standard Edition of the Complete Psychological Works of Sigmund Freud. These titles also appear in the CUNY Catalog.
Penn Corpora of Historical English (PPCHE)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 its history - from the earliest Middle English documents up to the First World War. The texts come in two forms: part-of-speech tagged text and syntactically annotated text. The part-of-speech tagged text can be searched for word sequences with or without their parts of speech. The syntactically annotated (parsed) text can be searched not only for words and word sequences, but also for syntactic structure. All of the annotation has been carefully checked by expert human annotators for accuracy and consistency. The corpora are designed for the use of students and scholars of the history of English, especially the historical syntax of the language. For more information on the texts included in the corpora and on the annotation scheme, consult the PPCHE homepage.
Philosopher's IndexBibliographic citations from philosophy journals and books in Chinese, English, French, German, Italian, Japanese, Russian, and Spanish from 1940 to the present. Nearly 570 journals from thirty-eight countries are indexed. Approximately eighty percent of citations are from journal articles, the rest from books. More than 10,000 new records are added annually.
PILOTS (Published International Literature on Traumatic Stress)Indexes the international literature on post-traumatic stress disorder (PTSD) and other mental health issues related to traumatic events from 1871 to the present. Sponsored by the U.S. Department of Veterans Affairs.
PRISMA (Publicaciones y Revistas Sociales y Humanísticas)209 full-text scholarly journals in the social sciences and humanities for the interdisciplinary study of Hispanic and Latin America and the Caribbean Basin.
Professional Development CollectionFull text of 550 education journals and more than 200 educational reports. Indexes an additional 150 journals.
Project MuseFull text of 316 journals in the humanities, social sciences, and sciences. Graduate Center access does not include any electronic books.
Proquest (All Databases)Search all ProQuest collections at once (ARTbibliographies Modern, Criminal Science, Dissertations and Theses, Ebrary, Education Journals, Ethnic Newswatch, Gannett Newsstand, Political Science, PRISMA, Social Science, Sociology)
ProQuest Criminal ScienceIndexes 468 international criminal justice publications from 1981 to the present, with full text from 208.
ProQuest Dissertations and ThesesIndexes two-million dissertations from over one-thousand institutions, with citations from 1861-1980 and abstracts from 1980 to present. Includes the full text of most post-1996 CUNY dissertations and many post-1996 dissertations from other institutions, as well as thousands of earlier ones. To limit your search to CUNY dissertations, include 0046 in your search statement, selecting the school name/code search field. Non-U.S.dissertations can be searched in the Center for Research Libraries Online Catalog.
ProQuest Dissertations and Theses (CUNY only)More than 11,400 CUNY dissertations indexed, with full text for more than 5,900. Does not include MA theses.
ProQuest Education Journals Indexes 1,229 education publications from 1988 to the present, with full text from more than 923 titles.
ProQuest Political Science Indexes 541 political science and international relations journals, with full text for 511. All of these journals are indexed in Worldwide Political Science Abstracts.
ProQuest Social Science Journals Indexes 1,092 social science journals, with full text for 793.
ProQuest SociologyIndexes 380 sociology journals, with full text for 341.
PsycArticlesCovers general psychology and basic, applied, specialized, clinical, and theoretical research in psychology. Contains full text from 105 American Psychological Association journals and journals from related organizations from 1894 to the present. Also includes letters to the editor and errata.
PsycBooksThis American Psychological Association (APA) database provides the full text of more than 2,000 APA books published since 1950, including over 100 out-of-print titles. Also included are 1,500 archival resources from other publishers dating back to the 1660s and more than 1,500 entries from Encyclopedia of Psychology, published in 2000 by APA and Oxford University Press. These titles also appear in the CUNY Catalog.
PsycCritiquesBook-review database produced by the American Psychological Association, featuring full text reviews of scholarly and professional books in psychology from 1956 to the present, as well as reviews from a psychological perspective of popular films and trade books.
PsycInfoAbstracts of articles from nearly 2,500 journals in thirty-five languages since 1872 and abstracts of books and essays in books from 1987 to the present.
PsycTests Full text of psychological tests and measures as well as a source of structured information about tests of relevance to psychologists and professionals in related fields. Uncheck the APA Handbooks box to search only PsycTests.
Public Library of Science (PLoS)PLoS Biology, PLoS Computational Biology, PLoS Genetics, PLoS Medicine, and PLoS Pathogens offer open access to recent scientific reports.
PubMedMore than 21 million citations for biomedical literature from Medline, life science journals, and online books. Citations may include links to full-text content from PubMed Central and publisher web sites.
PubMed CentralFree digital archive of biomedical and life sciences journal literature at the U.S. National Institutes of Health (NIH), developed and managed by NIH's National Center for Biotechnology Information (NCBI) in the National Library of Medicine (NLM).
Qurʾānic Studies OnlineIncludes the Dictionary of Qurʾanic Usage, the Encyclopaedia of the Qurʾān and Qurʾān Concordance
Readers' Guide Full TextFull text from 266 popular general-interest periodicals from 1983 to the present and indexing for many more.
Readers' Guide Retrospective: 1890-1982Indexes popular general-interest periodicals from 1890 to 1982.
RefWorksOnline citation management licensed for all CUNY campuses. Generate footnotes and bibliography in any writing style; organize citations and notes in your private library. RefShare allows document access for an invited group. 25 MB limit on individual file size; 5 GB individual account limit. Request instruction in using RefWorks. Group Code: RWGradC
Regional Business NewsMost recent thirty days of information about business, economic, political, and international news events from business wire sources.
Research Centers DirectoryContents of the 2010 edition. Each entry includes address, phone number, e-mail address, URL, description, size of staff, publications, scholarships, awards, etc.
RILM Abstracts of Music LiteratureOver 250,000 citations from more than 300 journals and other sources from 1969 to the present.
RIPM Retrospective Index to Music PeriodicalsInternational bibliography of writings on musical history and culture from periodicals published in seventeen countries between 1800 and 1950. Included are over 5,000 English translations of foreign-language records.
RISM: Music Manuscripts after 1600The database, also known as Repertoire international des sources musicales, documents the world's musical sources of manuscripts or printed music, works on music theory, and libretti in libraries, archives, monasteries, schools, and private collections. It includes more than 564,000 items by over 19,500 composers. The manuscripts reside in over 740 libraries and archives in 31 countries.
Routledge Education OnlineElectronic reference books.
Routledge Encyclopedia of PhilosophyFull text of the ten-volume 1998 reference work.
Routledge History OnlineElectronic reference books.
Routledge Literature OnlineElectronic reference books.
Routledge Media and Cultural StudiesElectronic reference books.
Routledge Music OnlineElectronic reference books.
Routledge Philosophy OnlineElectronic reference books.
Routledge Politics and International Relations OnlineElectronic reference books.
Routledge Reference Online Search 275 reference books in the humanities and social sciences.
Routledge Religion OnlineElectronic reference books.
Routledge Sociology OnlineElectronic reference books.
SAGE Handbook of Digital Dissertations and ThesesGuide to the processes of digital research.
SAGE Journals OnlineFull text of 606 SAGE journals in the social sciences, sciences, humanities, technology, and medicine. Offers option of searching SAGE journals to which the Graduate Center does not have full-text access.
SAGE KnowledgeText of 31 handbooks covering such subjects as digital dissertations, multicultural measures, environmental change, economic geography, historical theory, international relations, Islamic studies, performance studies, qualitative and quantitative research in psychology, race and ethnic studies, social anthropology, sociolinguistics, and theories of social psychology.
Science Citation IndexCitations in the scholarly literature from 1899 to the present. Scopus is a similar citation index.
Science MagazineFull text since January 1997.
ScienceDirectFull text from 1997 to the present for 2,447 journals and indexing and abstracting of all titles from their first issues. The green subscribed-journal icon indicates which are accessible in full text. Most of these journals are in the sciences and social sciences, but there are a few in the humanities, mostly in linguistics. Select Subscribed Journals in the Source box to limit searches to the journals for which full text is available. To determine which are available in your discipline, click the Browse button at the top of the search screen. Graduate Center access does not include any electronic books.
SciFinder Scholar (Web version for registered users)Chemical and related scientific information. Requires registration.

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ScopusAbstract and citation database indexes 15,000 international peer-reviewed journals in the social sciences, sciences, and medicine from 1996 to the present.Web of Science is a similar citation index.
Scribner Writers OnlineReference works about American and British writers. May be searched independently or within Gale Virtual Reference Library or Artemis Literary Sources.
17th-18th Century Burney Collection Newspapers The newspapers, pamphlets, and books gathered by the Reverend Charles Burney (1757-1817) represent the largest and most comprehensive collection of early English news media. The present digital collection, charting the development of the concept of news, and newspapers, and the free press, totals almost one-million pages and contains approximately 1,270 titles.
Serials DirectoryBibliographic and contact information about over 184,000 U.S. and international periodicals.
Silent Film OnlineSilent Film Online brings together films which represent the basis of modern cinematic technique and film theory. Carefully curated with ASP’s Video Advisory Board, the database covers silent features, serials, and shorts from the 1890s to the 1930s.
Slavery and Anti-Slavery Books, pamphlets, periodicals, manuscripts, Supreme Court records, and other nineteenth-century materials related to slavery and abolition.
Social ExplorerNew York City, Los Angeles, and national demographic maps based on Census data. A companion to Infoshare.
Social Science Citation IndexBibliographic citation, abstract, cited references, and times cited. These records are for articles in major social science journals from 1975 to the present. Scopus is a similar citation index.
Social Sciences Full TextIndexing of 2,540 journals in the social sciences, with full text as far back as 1895 for 875 journals, as well as the text of more than 40,000 conference papers from such organizations as American Sociological Association and American Society of Criminology.
Social Sciences Index Retrospective: 1929-1983.Indexes hundreds of important journals in the social sciences.
Social Services AbstractsAbstracts of articles from 1980 to the present.
Social TheoryMore than 150,000 pages of content by such major theorists as Theodor Adorno, Jean Baudrillard, Simone de Beauvoir, Charlotte Perkins Gilman, Émile Durkheim, Michel Foucault, Jürgen Habermas, Robert Merton, Dorothy E. Smith , and Talcott Parsons.
SocIndex with Full TextIndexing of 2,540 journals in the social sciences, with full text as far back as 1895 for 253 journals, as well as the text for an additional 72 journals, 547 books, and 6,711 American Sociological Association and American Society of Criminology conference papers.
Sociological AbstractsBibliographic citations from 2,600 journals concerned with sociology and related disciplines from 1963 to the present.
Springer eBook CollectionText of 19,000 Springer books published from 2005 to the present as well as book series dating back to 1997. The titles cover biomedical and life sciences, computer science, medicine, physics, and related fields. These titles may also be found in the CUNY Catalog.
SpringerImagesCollection of 1.8 million photographs, graphs, histograms, and tables in science, technology, and medicine.
SpringerLinkFull text of recent issues of 1,590 mostly social science and science journals. Only the articles with the green-box symbol are available in full text. Use the advanced search for more accurate results.
SpringerProtocolsBiological and medical protocols. Abstracts only.
Statistical InsightDemographic information from more than 200 federal agencies, 50 state governments, 100 international intergovernmental organizations, and 500 private and academic sources.
Statistical Theory and Methods Abstracts (STMA-Z)Indexes 111 international statistical journals. Included in Zentralblatt MATH.
Statistics SourcesContent of the 2010 edition. Guide to current sources of factual quantitative information about more than 20,000 specific subjects, incorporating almost 135,000 citations and more than 1,600 sources.
Teacher Reference Center Indexing and abstracts for 280 of the most popular teacher and administrator journals and magazines to assist professional educators.
Theatre in VideoMore than 400 videos of drama documentaries and plays by Aeschylus, Albee, Beckett, Chekhov, Fugard, Gogol, Hansberry, Ibsen, Miller, Moliere, O'Neill, Pinter, Pirandello, Shakespeare, Sophocles, Strindberg, Wasserstein, and others.
Thesaurus Linguae GraecaeDigital collection of mostly literary texts in Greek from Homer to the fall of Byzantium, AD 1453. Included are 12,000 works by 3,700 authors. Users can create a profile to use features such as setting preferences and saving searches.
Thieme Science CollectionText of Plant Biology (2000 to present), Planta Medica (1999 to present), Synlett (2006 to present), and Synthesis (2006 to present).
TLS: Times Literary Supplement Historical Archive 1902-2009Every issue of TLS from 1902 through 2009. In addition to searching, TLS may be browsed by book title, author, book editor, translator, contributor (reviewer, essayist), and illustrator of contributions. More recent issues available only on microfilm or in paper.
Trial DatabasesElectronic resources for which the Graduate Center or all of CUNY has trial access.
Twayne's Authors SeriesIntroductions to the lives and works of writers, the history and influence of literary movements, and the development of literary genres. This eBook resource from Gale features the content of nearly 900 books from six print series — U.S. Authors Series Classic, English Writers Series Classic, World Authors Series Classic, Masterwork Studies, Studies in Short Fiction, and updated editions of U.S. Authors, World Authors and English Authors.
Urban Studies AbstractsBiographic records in community development, urban affairs, urban history, and related areas from 1973 to the present.
Versatile PhDService to help humanities and social science PhDs and graduate students identify and prepare for possible non-academic jobs.
Web of ScienceCited references in all disciplines in the arts, humanities, sciences, and social sciences. Scopus is a similar citation index.
Wiley Online LibraryWhile this database indexes hundreds of journals in the sciences and social sciences the Graduate Center has access only to the current content of 82 journals. Content for earlier years is available for 230 additional titles. Of these, access is only for 2010-2011 for 81 journals. Graduate Center access does not include any electronic books.
Women and Social Movements in the United States, 1600-2000Offers over 72,000 pages of documents and 800 images from the State Commissions on the Status of Women, with approximately 5,000 pages to be added annually.
Women and Social Movements International, 1840 to PresentThis digital archive currently includes 145,326 pages of a collection that will eventually offer 150,000 pages of conference proceedings, reports of international women's organizations, publications and web pages of women's non-governmental organizations, and letters, diaries, and memoirs of women active internationally since the mid-nineteenth century.
World History in Video More than 900 documentaries exploring human history from the earliest civilizations to the late twentieth century.
World Scholar: Latin America and the Caribbean Regional PortalThis multidisciplinary resource from Gale includes a comprehensive range of content for the region, providing research across the humanities, both for current Latin America and the Caribbean and as a historical perspective back through the colonial period.
World Shakespeare BibliographyAnnotated entries for all important books, articles, book reviews, dissertations, theatrical productions, reviews of productions, audiovisual materials, electronic media, and other scholarly and popular materials related to Shakespeare published or produced since 1969. Note that full-text links will not appear in this database.
WorldCat (FirstSearch)Holdings of thousands of American and international libraries. Make interlibrary-loan requests with the Find it! button. Searchable in English, French, and Spanish.
WorldCat.orgFree union catalog containing the holdings of thousands of libraries. Use the Find-it at CUNY feature to find titles in the CUNY library system and to make interlibrary-loan requests. There is also a Mobile WorldCat.
Worldwide Political Science AbstractsProvides citations of articles in political science, international relations, international law, public administration, public policy, and related topics from 1975 to the present. It indexes over 1,500 titles, 67% of which are from outside the United States.
Zentralblatt MATHMore than 3,000,000 entries from 3,500 journals from 1868 to present.
Zoological Record World’s leading taxonomic reference and oldest continuing database of animal biology from 1864 to present.

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