Archives, Rare Books and Databases for Scholarly Research:
An Orientation to Resources at the New York Public Library
This fall NYPL will offer two one-hour instructional course aimed at graduate research focusing on fulltext databases not otherwise available at the CUNY Graduate Center, as well as helping researchers to locate items . . . → Read More: Workshops at the NYPL Schwarzman Bldg
CUNY’s Palgrave Connect holdings has grown from 2,740 to 4,005 scholarly electronic books published from 2010 to the present.
Palgrave Connect Business and Management includes 447 titles.
Palgrave Connect Economics and Finance includes 372 titles.
Palgrave Connect Education includes 164 titles.
Palgrave Connect History includes 515 titles.
Palgrave Connect Language and Linguistics includes 107 titles. . . . → Read More: 1,265 New Palgrave Connect Books
As of June 3, all of CUNY subscribes to two new digital collections. Nineteenth Century Collections Online offers primary sources dealing with East-West diplomacy; British politics and society; British theater, music, and literature; European literature; photography; science, technology, and medicine; and the status of women. Slavery and Anti-Slavery consists of books, pamphlets, periodicals, manuscripts, Supreme . . . → Read More: New Digital Collections
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
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
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
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
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.
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