Workshop: Research in Art History at NYPL, 11/20

Research in Art and Art History: An Orientation to Resources at the New York Public Library (this workshop takes place at the NYPL) Wednesday, Nov. 20th 6-7 pm

Librarians and curators from the Art & Architecture and Photography Divisions will go over how to locate items across the Library’s special collections, begin more specific research . . . → Read More: Workshop: Research in Art History at NYPL, 11/20

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

NYPL Meet the Curators Live Stream

Live Stream is available at http://videostreaming.gc.cuny.edu/videos/thanks to the Graduate Center Life Size Service

Please join Victoria Steele, Director of Collections Strategy at the New York Public Library, and curators and librarians from NYPL’s general and special collections at the Stephen A. Schwarzman Building, the Library for the Performing Arts, and the Schomburg Center for Research . . . → Read More: NYPL Meet the Curators Live Stream

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

New York Public Library Electronic Books

Thousands of electronic books, including many scholarly titles, are available from the New York Public Library. Reading these books requires a free download of Adobe Digital Editions. There are also instructions for downloading to devices. Access these books through your NYPL library card.

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

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

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

NYPL revises CLP: more space for books

From the New York Times: Responding to objections raised by scholars, writers, artists and others, the New York Public Library has revised its plan to remove most of the books from its flagship Fifth Avenue research center to make room for a circulating library. Library officials said that an $8 million donation would help pay . . . → Read More: NYPL revises CLP: more space for books

Did You Miss New Student Orientation?

Click here to find the unedited 11:00 – 12:15 segment of the 2012 Grad Center Student Orientation covering registration, library services, and the Grad Center’s digital initiatives.

Click here for a 4-minute video introduction to getting your GC network account, your Grad Center email address, and other IT services. Use your GC network account to . . . → Read More: Did You Miss New Student Orientation?