Robert Darnton & Pres. Kelly

The Friends of the Mina Rees Library welcomes Robert Darnton, founder of the Digital Public Library of America and Harvard’s Carl H. Pforzheimer University Professor and University Librarian, in conversation Monday afternoon April 29 with GC President William P. Kelly and Professor William Kornblum of Sociology and Chair of Friends of the Mina Rees Library.

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Stay Tuned

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Stay Tuned

Subscribe to this feed to stay abreast of all library news items, as well as weather related closings. To subscribe, in the lower right sidebar, click on Subscribe to this Feed to include the RSS feed into your RSS Reader (for example, Google Reader). Or, to receive email updates, click on Subscribe by Email and . . . → Read More: Stay Tuned

Introducing the Library Blog

The Mina Rees Library is pleased to announce our blog hosted on the CUNY Commons platform! We are excited to use this forum as a way for librarians and others to informally share thoughts, and to offer backstage peeks into the processes of delivering tools and services to CUNY students and faculty. . . . → Read More: Introducing the Library Blog

Chronicle of Higher Education

As of April 18, CUNY subscribes to the digital edition of The Chronicle of Higher Education, offering all content from September 1989 to the present. A login is no longer required to access current content. Because searches automatically rank results by relevance, a search for city university of new york graduate center presents articles from . . . → Read More: Chronicle of Higher Education

Chronicle of Higher Education

As of April 18, CUNY subscribes to the digital edition of The Chronicle of Higher Education, offering all content from September 1989 to the present. A login is no longer required to access current content. Because searches automatically rank results by relevance, a search for city university of new york graduate center presents articles from . . . → Read More: Chronicle of Higher Education

Looking for an e-book?

As part of a pilot project, the Student Tech Fee Committee has provided the Mina Rees Library with funds to purchase e-books requested by students. If you find an e-book while searching CUNY+ online catalog, or a database such as Springer ebooks or Oxford Online Scholarship and the Graduate Center does not own it, use . . . → Read More: Looking for an e-book?

Digital Murray Hill included in New Web Directory

The Mina Rees Library’s “Digital Murray Hill” web site has been included in a new online digital collections directory, digitalMETRO. Developed by The Metropolitan New York Library Council (METRO), the directory features descriptive records and links to digital collections created and maintained by METRO member libraries.

The directory currently features records for over 150 collections . . . → Read More: Digital Murray Hill included in New Web Directory

Politico

LexisNexis has added to its resources Politico, providing news about political campaigns, Congress, lobbying, advocacy, and other topics related to American national politics. To search Politico, go to LexisNexis, choose Power Search, and select Politico from the dropdown menu of sources.