Wayback Machine for Shutdown Gov’t Sites

A government shutdown evidently involves bringing down web sites featuring public data. Use the Internet Archive’s Wayback Machine to find archived data from the government, or anywhere. http://archive.org/web/web.php


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.

New CUNY BCC Library Opens

The magnificent spaces of the Bronx Community College’s newly opened library are featured in the Sept 2 New York Times. CUNY students and faculty may visit and borrow from any CUNY library.

Library Now Open; enter Library on Concourse Level

The Mina Rees Library has re-opened. The Library 1st floor entrance is closed; use the Library entrance staffed by security on the Concourse Level. The Graduate Center Building entrance on 35th St. is open; the Main Building entrance on Fifth Ave is closed.

Graduate Center Building and Library now restricted

NYPD has temporarily closed the Graduate Center Building to visitors. Entry is allowed only for those with valid CUNY ID, and through the entrance on 35th St between Madison and 5th. The Library is closed until future notice.

Reference Desk Move

The library’s reference desk has moved to the second floor opposite the library elevator. We look forward to assisting you with your research from this location.

Library orientation – Today! 8/22 at noon

Are you new to the Graduate Center and want to know more about the Graduate Center (aka Mina Rees) Library? Join us for a short, online tutorial that will go over basic information you need to know to effectively use the library. Topics that will be discussed include interlibrary loan, access to other CUNY and . . . → Read More: Library orientation – Today! 8/22 at noon

Library Website Survey

Please complete our brief survey to give us your feedback on the new Mina Rees Library site. You can access the survey clicking here.

New Electronic Reserves Location

The URL of our electronic reserves service, ERes, has changed. It has moved from http://ezproxy.gc.cuny.edu/login?url=http://eres.gc.cuny.edu/ to http://eres.gc.cuny.edu/. Please update your bookmarks. You will still use the same password information to access the system. Off-campus users who may have experienced problems accessing the site due to firewall issues should no longer be blocked from accessing ERes. . . . → Read More: New Electronic Reserves Location

New Library Website

The library has redesigned our website. We hope that the new site will better serve you. We are eager to recieve feedback from users so please send us any comments, observations, or other ideas you may have about the new site. You can send these to Kevin Reiss, the library webmaster, at kreiss@gc.cuny.edu.