Complete Oxford Handbooks Trial

The Graduate Center subscribes to the business and management, philosophy, political science, and religion portions of Oxford Handbooks Online but has a trial through March 6 to the complete database, including the sections on archaeology, classical studies, criminology and criminal justice, economics and finance, history, law, linguistics, literature, music, and psychology. Cambridge Companions Online and . . . → Read More: Complete Oxford Handbooks Trial

Orientation to Resources at the NYPL 2/27 & 3/27

The New York Public Library’s Stephen A. Schwarzman Building at 42nd St. and 5th Ave. is an historical research library to which Graduate Center scholars have full and complete access. Books and specialized periodicals in the Library’s general collection support research in both American and European history, anthropology, political science, and other research interests in . . . → Read More: Orientation to Resources at the NYPL 2/27 & 3/27

Silent Film Online

The Graduate Center has a trial through October 13 to Silent Film Online, offering 251 titles, including Battleship Potemkin, The Cabinet of Dr. Caligari, The General, Intolerance, Metropolis, and Nosferatu.

New Databases

As of July 2 the Graduate Center has access to several new electronic resources. The 17th-18th Century Burney Collection Newspapers represents the largest and most comprehensive collection of early English news media, charting the development of newspapers, the free press, and the concept of news and totaling almost one-million pages and approximately 1,270 titles. National . . . → Read More: New Databases

Database Trials

The Graduate Center has a trial through June 8 to PsycTests, a collection of descriptive summaries, full text, and relevant citations on the development and assessment of tests and measures that can be used in research and teaching. The database serves as a repository for the full text of psychological tests and measures as well . . . → Read More: Database Trials

New Oxford Bibliographies

Oxford Bibliographies Online has added bibliographies in Cinema and Media Studies, Islamic Studies, Latin American Studies, Linguistics, Music, and Sociology. Each subject includes bibliographies in approximately fifty more specific categories. These bibliographies join those in Atlantic History, Biblical Studies, Buddhism, Classics, Hinduism, International Relations, Medieval Studies, Philosophy, Public Health, Renaissance and Reformation, Social Work, and . . . → Read More: New Oxford Bibliographies

New Database Trials

The Graduate Center has a trial through November 27 to DRAM, a collection of classical, jazz, and popular music recordings; through December 28 to Romanticism Redefined, offering over 160,000 pages of text by writers from Britain, the British Empire, and North America, including poetry, prose, drama, letters, and diaries, along with political, philosophical, scientific, and . . . → Read More: New Database Trials

Database Trials

The Graduate Center has trials through October 13 to Gale News Vault, which includes the archives of several British newspapers from the seventeenth century to the present, including the Times Literary Supplement and the Financial Times, as well as a collection of nineteenth-century American newspapers, and to the Illustrated London News Historical Archive, including all . . . → Read More: Database Trials

Primary Documents and Newspapers

As of May 31, the Graduate Center subscribes to four new full-text electronic resources. Arab-Israeli Relations, 1917-1970 consists of reports, letters, maps, and other primary documents from the National Archives, London, covering the period from the 1917 Balfour Declaration to the Black September war of 1970-1971. Iraq 1914-1974 includes primary documents from the dismantling of . . . → Read More: Primary Documents and Newspapers

New Electronic Books

As of May 9, the Graduate Center has access to 302 additional electronic books in education, literature, languages and linguistics, and social sciences. These resources are available through Palgrave Connect Education, Palgrave Connect Language and Linguistics, Palgrave Connect Literature, and Palgrave Connect Social Sciences. In addition, access to reference books in American and English literature . . . → Read More: New Electronic Books