The Graduate Center has a trial through May 31 to Gateway to North America: People, Places,and Organizations of 19th Century New York. This resource, drawn from the collections of the New York Historical Society, offers over 1,500 residential and business directories, organization records, urban guidebooks, and similar historical documents. There are also trials through May . . . → Read More: New Database Trials
All of CUNY has a trial of LGBT Life through May 23. The database provides text from more than 120 lesbian, gay, bisexual, and transsexual journals, magazines, and regional newspapers, as well as more than 150 books. Several other ongoing database trials will end soon.
Job Description: Assists the Circulation Manager with daily operations by: shelving books in correct location and sequence shelf-reading the library’s collection picking up, straightening, sorting, searching books loading copy machines with paper, toner
Assists the Reserve Manager with daily operations by: placing books and articles on reserve retrieving closed reserve material for users upon request . . . → Read More: Help Wanted: College Assistant
DUTIES: Facilitate borrowing and lending in a fast-paced, high-volume Interlibrary Loan department handling over 30,000 transactions per year. Unpack and sort mail (books and other library items), treat borrowed and loaned items (update transactions, print labels; retrieve, mark, & shelve). Employ shipping (UPS, FedEx) and online delivery (Odyssey, Ariel, Illiad) software. Maintain shipping supplies. Assist . . . → Read More: Interlibrary Loan College Assistant Position Open
The Graduate Center has a trial through April 27 to Artists of the World Online, offering more than 500,000 biographies of painters, graphic artists, sculptors, architects, designers, photographers, video and installation artists, artisans, and many other kinds of artists.
As of March 27, the Graduate Center subscribes to Nineteenth Century British Library Newspapers. This database includes complete 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 . . . → Read More: Nineteenth Century British Library Newspapers
The Graduate Center has a trial to CINAHL Complete through May 26, providing the text of an additional 237 nursing journals beyond the 1,297 available in the current subscription to CINAHL Plus.
The Graduate Center’s subscription to American Psychological Association Handbooks will include trial access to additional titles through April 30: APA Handbook of Behavioral Analysis, APA Handbook of Counseling Psychology, APA Handbook of Psychology, Religion, and Spirituality, and APA Handbook of Testing and Assessment in Psychology.
The Graduate Center has a trial through March 13 to the full text of The Oxford History of Western Music, with 500 illustrations, 1,800 musical examples, and 1,700 links to Oxford Music Online.