New JSTOR Content

As of March 31, all of CUNY has access to JSTOR Collection VIII, providing the full text of 88 journals, bringing the total of titles available to 1,420. Newly available titles include Academe, Canadian Journal of Philosophy, Comparative Literature Studies, English in Africa, For the Learning of Mathematics, International Journal of the Classical Tradition, Japanese . . . → Read More: New JSTOR Content

199 Books Added to Oxford Scholarship Online

The content of Oxford Scholarship Online has been increased by 199 titles, bringing the total to 3,772 Oxford University Press reference books in economics and finance, history, linguistics, literature, mathematics, music, philosophy, political science, and psychology. A list of newly available titles by subject is available.

American Antiquarian Society Historical Periodicals

The Graduate Center has a trial through June 30 to American Antiquarian Society Historical Periodicals, offering the text of over 1,500 American periodicals published between 1691 and 1837, including original typography, graphics, and drawings.

Literary Research Guide

The Graduate Center has a trial through March 31 to Literary Research Guide, the electronic version of the fifth edition of James L. Harner’s annotated guide to reference sources essential to the study of literatures in English.

Electronic Books from ebrary

As of January 25, CUNY has access to 46,000 scholarly books in all disciplines from ebrary. In addition to finding these books through author, title, subject, and keyword searches in the CUNY Catalog, it may be beneficial to browse ebrary directly to see what types of books are available. For example, the 5,723 titles under . . . → Read More: Electronic Books from ebrary

Oxford Scholarship Online

As of November 17, the Graduate Center subscribes to Oxford Scholarship Online, providing the full text of hundreds of scholarly books published by Oxford University Press. While the Graduate Center’s subscription allows access to abstracts of books in other disciplines, text is available for titles only in economics and finance, history, linguistics, literature, mathematics, music, . . . → Read More: Oxford Scholarship Online

Bibliography of English Women Writers 1500-1640

The Graduate Center has a trial of this new database of primary and secondary sources, as well as manuscript locations, for 180 women writers. Includes bibliographies, catalogs, contextual studies, reference works, essay anthologies, special issues of journals, genre studies, handbooks and pedagogical tools, compilations containing texts, and dissertations. Because this bibliographical database is available only . . . → Read More: Bibliography of English Women Writers 1500-1640

Oxford Biblical Studies Online

The Graduate Center has a trial through May 22 to Oxford Biblical Studies Online. This resource includes The New Oxford Annotated Bible, The Oxford Bible Commentary, The Apocryphal Old Testament, Concise Concordance to New Revised Standard Version, and New American Bible Concise Concordance.


CUNY has a trial through August 31, 2010, to LitFinder. This Gale databases provides the text of 150,000 poems, 7,100 short stories, 3,700 essays, 2,400 speeches, and 1,300 plays, as well as 2,300 biographies of writers and 1,800 illustrations. LitFinder also indexes some literary works for which it does not have the rights to the . . . → Read More: LitFinder

EBSCO Multi-Database Search

Researchers may now simultaneously search all EBSCO databases to which the Graduate Center subscribes. EBSCO Multi-Database Search includes Academic Search Premier, America: History and Life, Business Source Premier, CINAHL, Communication and Mass Media Complete, EconLit, GreenFILE, Health Source: Nursing, Historical Abstracts, Humanities International Complete, MasterFILE Premier, MEDLINE, Military and Government Collection, Philosopher’s Index, PsycARTICLES, PsycBOOKS, . . . → Read More: EBSCO Multi-Database Search