Statistical Database Trial

All of CUNY has a trial through July 31 to Statista. This database aggregates statistical data about over 600 international industries from more than 18,000 sources, including market researchers, trade organizations, scientific journals, and government databases. Statista can be used to find information about U.S. elections, international demographics, child abuse, conventions, exhibitions, and meetings, digital . . . → Read More: Statistical Database Trial

1,265 New Palgrave Connect Books

CUNY’s Palgrave Connect holdings has grown from 2,740 to 4,005 scholarly electronic books published from 2010 to the present.

Palgrave Connect Business and Management includes 447 titles.

Palgrave Connect Economics and Finance includes 372 titles.

Palgrave Connect Education includes 164 titles.

Palgrave Connect History includes 515 titles.

Palgrave Connect Language and Linguistics includes 107 titles. . . . → Read More: 1,265 New Palgrave Connect Books

Routledge Reference Collection

The Graduate Center has electronic access to 275 reference books published by Routledge:

Routledge Education Online include such titles as Handbook of Education Politics and Policy, Handbook of Research in the Social Foundations of Education, and The Routledge Companion to Dyslexia.

Routledge History Online includes Encyclopedia of the Ancient World, Historical Dictionary of the Elizabethan . . . → Read More: Routledge Reference Collection

New Databases

The Graduate Center has recently added the following resources.

American History in Video has over 1,600 hours of historical video from commercial and governmental newsreels, archival footage, public affairs footage, and important documentaries.

Filmmakers Library Online includes over 1,000 documentaries about race and gender studies, human rights, globalization and global studies, multiculturalism, international relations, criminal . . . → Read More: New Databases

New Web of Science Databases

The Graduate Center’s subscription to Web of Science has been expanded to include the following resources.

BIOSIS Citation Index indexes life sciences and biomedical research covering pre-clinical and experimental research, methods and instrumentation, animal studies, and more. Indexes journals, books, meetings, and patents from 1926 to present.

Book Citation Index: Science and Book Citation Index: . . . → Read More: New Web of Science Databases

New Database Trials

The Graduate Center has a trial through May 31 to Gateway to North America: People, Places,and Organizations of 19th Century New York. This resource, drawn from the collections of the New York Historical Society, offers over 1,500 residential and business directories, organization records, urban guidebooks, and similar historical documents. There are also trials through May . . . → Read More: New Database Trials

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

Sociology Conference Papers

Database Update: SocIndex with Full Text has increased from about 6,000 to over 40,000 conference publications. Generally, this database features more than 2.1 million records with subject headings from a 20,000+ term sociological thesaurus designed by subject experts and expert lexicographers. For more information on SocIndex, or to view the content list. visit their Ebsco . . . → Read More: Sociology Conference Papers

Social Sciences Research Video

The Research in Social Sciences webinar supplies a brief overview on researching databases in the areas of Social Science.

Running Time: 29:07 View the Webinar here.

Webinar feedback is welcome.

Also, for more instruction on subject-specific resources, RSVP for additional upcoming webinars in Humanities, Health, and the Sciences.

Humanities . . . → Read More: Social Sciences Research Video

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!