Doctoral Student Loan Period Extended to 6 Weeks, July 1

The CUNY Council of Chief Librarians has approved Doctoral/PhD students 6-week loans for CUNY circulating material beginning July 1, 2008. Renewal limits will continue to be set at the discretion of individual CUNY libraries. Graduate Center librarians have been consistent proponents for extending graduate student and faculty loan lengths. Thanks to all who continue . . . → Read More: Doctoral Student Loan Period Extended to 6 Weeks, July 1

Google Scholar for CUNY books, GC articles, ILL

Use Google Scholar anywhere to find many (but not all) books and articles owned by the Grad Center library. Access Google Scholar via the Grad Center library proxy server and set up Google Scholar to recognize Grad Center resources. Then use links to get full text articles, to request CUNY books via CLICS, and . . . → Read More: Google Scholar for CUNY books, GC articles, ILL

Revised CUNY-wide Circulation Policies

The CUNY Council of Chief Librarians enforced a change in loan periods for doctoral and graduate students system-wide. All doctoral and graduate students will receive a standard 3-week loan for circulating books from all CUNY libraries, the same as undergraduates. The number of renewals permitted is determined by each CUNY library. To offset the loss . . . → Read More: Revised CUNY-wide Circulation Policies