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

Database News

The Graduate Center subscribes to Digital National Security Archive, a collection of 94,000 declassified government documents covering such topics as U.S. policy toward Afghanistan 1973-1990, the Berlin crisis 1958-1962, relations between China and the U.S. 1960-1998, the Cuban missile crisis, the Iran-Contra affair, and U.S. policy toward terrorism 1968-2002. Also newly available is Chronicling America: . . . → Read More: Database News

New Resources

Newly available to the Graduate Center community are ArchiveGrid, providing information about primary source material, including historical documents and personal papers, held in archives, special collections, and manuscript collections around the world; ARTbibliographies Modern, indexing journal articles, books, essays, exhibition catalogs, dissertations, and exhibition reviews on all forms of modern and contemporary art in all . . . → Read More: New Resources

Digital National Security Archive Trial

The Graduate Center has a trial through October 25 to the Digital National Security Archive, a collection of 94,000 declassified government documents covering such topics as U.S. policy toward Afghanistan 1973-1990, the Berlin crisis 1958-1962, relations between China and the U.S. 1960-1998, the Cuban missile crisis, the Iran-Contra affair, and U.S. policy toward terrorism 1968-2002.

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Churchill Archive Trial

The Graduate Center has a trial through December 21 to the Churchill Archive, a collection of more than 800,000 Winston Churchill documents, including personal letters, official correspondence, speeches, telegrams, manuscripts, and government transcripts. The advanced search option allows searching by type of document and period. The resource may also be browsed by topic, people, place, . . . → Read More: Churchill Archive Trial

Oxford Index

Use Oxford Index to search simultaneously all the Oxford University Press databases to which the Graduate Center subscribes: Oxford Art Online, Oxford Bibliographies Online, Oxford English Dictionary, Oxford Handbooks Online, Oxford Journals Online, Oxford Language Dictionaries Online, Oxford Music Online, Oxford Reference Online, and Oxford Scholarship Online. Because Oxford Index covers all OUP electronic products, . . . → Read More: Oxford Index

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

World Scholar: Latin America & the Caribbean Trial

All of CUNY has a trial through June 2 to World Scholar: Latin America & the Caribbean, a collection of primary documents, maps, statistics, audio, and video dealing with Latin America and the Caribbean.

World Scholar: Latin America & the Caribbean Trial

All of CUNY has a trial through June 2 to World Scholar: Latin America & the Caribbean, a collection of primary documents, maps, statistics, audio, and video dealing with Latin America and the Caribbean.

Arte Publico Hispanic Historical Collection Trial

All of CUNY has a trial through May 30 to Arte Publico Hispanic Historical Collection, a digital collection of historical content pertaining to U.S. Hispanic history, literature, political commentary, and culture.