Lost Book Fee Increased to $25

Across CUNY, the fee for lost library materials has increased from $10 per item to $25 per item. Avoid fees entirely by keeping track of your library materials and returning them on time or renewing them if you need more time. For all library fees and fines, please see our privileges and fines table.

CUNY Overdue Fines to $.25/day

The CUNY Board of Trustees has raised library fines to $0.25/day with the beginning of the Fall 2013 term. Overdue reserve fines increase to $5.00-$15.00/hour depending on the kind of material. See the GC Library Loans and Fines chart.

Library closing @ 8PM tonight, 11/2/2012

The library will close at 8pm tonight 11/2/2012.

We apologize for any inconvenience that this might cause.

Sincerely,

The Mina Rees Library Staff

Contacting the Library=>Phone Issues

Due to intermittent phone issues related to the storm, it is preferable to contact the library via email or chat:

http://library.gc.cuny.edu/using-the-library/research-help/ask-a-librarian/

We appreciate your flexibility and patience.

Thank you.

The Mina Rees Library Staff

Late Fines Waived

Because the Graduate Center and all of CUNY were closed, late fines will be waived for all items that were due between monday, October 29th and Wednesday, October 31st.

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

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

NYPL MaRLI Project Extended

The MaRLI pilot program has been extended through at least September 2012. All students with MaRLI cards will not have to renew them as long as the pilot runs. CUNY graduate students and faculty may apply with the New York Public Library for borrowing privileges for selected items from NYPL Research libraries, Columbia University, and . . . → Read More: NYPL MaRLI Project Extended

NYPL MaRLI project Extended

The MaRLI pilot program has been extended through at least September 2012. All students with MaRLI cards will not have to renew them as long as the pilot runs. CUNY graduate students and faculty may apply with the New York Public Library for borrowing privileges for selected items from NYPL Research libraries, Columbia University, and . . . → Read More: NYPL MaRLI project Extended

Request AV + Music Library items via ILL

Given the longer turn-around time for CUNY+ CLICS deliveries of Music Library and audio-visual requests, the Grad Center Library Interlibrary Loan now accepts requests for these items, even if they are available via CUNY+ CLICS. ILL is often, but not always, quicker to deliver these items to CUNY borrowers. We ask that you not duplicate . . . → Read More: Request AV + Music Library items via ILL