New Web of Science Databases

The Graduate Center’s subscription to Web of Science has been expanded to include the following resources.

BIOSIS Citation Index indexes life sciences and biomedical research covering pre-clinical and experimental research, methods and instrumentation, animal studies, and more. Indexes journals, books, meetings, and patents from 1926 to present.

Book Citation Index: Science and Book Citation Index: . . . → Read More: New Web of Science Databases

Spring Break Workshops

Join the Mina Rees Library this week with Spring Break workshops:

Tuesday, March 26th, 6pm Research in Health WebinarTo join the webinar, click this link and ‘Enter as Guest’ This 30 minute webinar will provide an overview of several resources that will help students find information from books, journals, and dissertations. Registration is suggested but . . . → Read More: Spring Break Workshops

Register for Spring Webinars & Workshops

The Mina Rees Library will hold evening and afternoon webinars & workshops for GC students this Spring.Register here!

March Webinars Social Sciences Research, Wed, Mar 6, 6:00pm Humanities Research, Fri, Mar 15, 12:30pm Research in Health, Tue, Mar 19, 6:00pm Research in the Sciences, Fri, Mar 29, 12:30pm

Special Off-Site Collaborative March Workshop @ . . . → Read More: Register for Spring Webinars & Workshops

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

New JSTOR Content

CUNY’s JSTOR subscription now includes the JSTOR Arts & Sciences X collection, bringing the number of journal titles to 1,840. JSTOR X includes such journals as Berkeley Journal of Sociology, Environment and History, Historical Social Research, Information Systems Research, International Journal of Sociology of the Family, Journal of Health and Human Services Administration, Michigan Sociological . . . → Read More: New JSTOR Content

Video Library Trial

The Graduate Center has a trial through May 30 to Filmakers Library Online, a collection of 913 documentaries covering such topics as anthropology, dance, demographics, economics, education, environment, family, fine arts, health, history, literature, medicine, musicology, poltiics, psychology, race and culture, religion, science and technology, sexuality and gender, sociology, war, and women’s issues.

Geographical Information Systems Workshops

Day-long workshops in using Geographical Information Systems using open-source software are being conducted at Baruch on March 4, April 1, and May 6. Each workshop lasts from 9 am until 4:30 pm. In addition to Baruch students, faculty, and staff, the workshops, each limited to twenty participants, are open to all CUNY graduate students, faculty, . . . → Read More: Geographical Information Systems Workshops

Oxford Journals Online

As of November 4, the Graduate Center subscribes to Oxford Journals Online, providing the text of more than 200 Oxford University Press journals from 1996 to the present. Use the database’s advanced search function to search by author, article titles, or journal or by year. Although content prior to 1996 may be searched, the Graduate . . . → Read More: Oxford Journals Online

SpringerImages Trial

The Graduate Center has a trial through April 30 to SpringerImages, a collection of 1.8 million photographs, graphs, histograms, and tables in science, technology, and medicine.

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