Data for Social Justice workshops

The Graduate Center Library is offering a series of workshops on collecting, analyzing, and mapping data for social justice. Register for one or all three sessions by clicking the title of the workshop. Questions? Contact the reference desk by phone 212.817.7077 or email.

Data for Social Justice part 1: Finding Data March 6, 6.30-8pm

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SPSS Workshops Register Now!

The library is offering basic and advanced SPSS workshops in March. Register by clicking on the title. Questions? Contact the Reference Dept at 212.817.7077 or by email

Basic SPSS March 5, 6.30-8pm

This class will give a general overview of the SPSS statistical package: What is it? What can it do? What do you need . . . → Read More: SPSS Workshops Register Now!

Zotero & RefWorks Workshops Nov. 11-13

The library is offering hands-on training of the citation managers Zotero and RefWorks Nov. 11-13. Both Zotero and RefWorks provide an easy solution to managing pdfs and citations. They also make creating bibliographies and entering references into papers a breeze.

Zotero for the Sciences Monday, Nov. 11, 12-1 pm

Zotero for the Health Sciences Monday, . . . → Read More: Zotero & RefWorks Workshops Nov. 11-13

Workshops at the NYPL Schwarzman Bldg

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

Welcome Shawnta Smith!

The Graduate Center Library is pleased to announce that Shawnta Smith has been appointed to the library faculty as a permanent, full-time Instructor with specialization as a reference and instruction librarian. Details on the Mina Rees Library Blog.

Social Science Research Webinar Today!

Today is the Webinar for research in Social Sciences.

When: Today, Wednesday, March 6th at 6:00 p.m.Topic: Social Science ResearchWhere: ONLINE! At your computer, with headphones or speakers.

This webinar will give a basic overview on materials in your subject area, subject librarians, and hints for topical resources. In addition, a few effective . . . → Read More: Social Science Research Webinar Today!

Spring webinars and workshops – registration now open!

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: Spring webinars and workshops – registration now open!

Citation Manager Hands-on Workshop

Are you interested in finding a quick way to create bibliographies? Are you tired of manually entering citations into papers? Looking for a way to organize all of the references you’ve gathered doing dissertation research? Make writing and researching a bit easier by using a citation manager. The library will be offering hands-on workshops for . . . → Read More: Citation Manager Hands-on Workshop

Help us plan Spring webinars

Library Webinar Survey

During the Spring Semester the Mina Rees Library will offer 30 minute webinars covering a variety of library and research topics. Help us make these webinars relevant to your needs by completing this brief survey. Thanks!

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