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

Routledge Performance Archive Trial

The Graduate Center has a trial through November 11 to Routledge Performance Archive, which contains audio-visual material from past and present practitioners of performance. Search by Subject, Practitioner, or browse through the Keyword Index or Commentaries. Let us know if you find this resource useful, and if you think we should consider adding it to . . . → Read More: Routledge Performance Archive Trial

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

Sciences Research Webinar Video

Research in the Sciences Webinar Video

Running Time: 29:35This webinar gives a basic overview on doctoral privileges for Science students. A small overview of SciFinder Log-ins practices, Science Journal access, and finding a cited author in the Web of Science database was covered. A link to the video has been placed in our subject guides . . . → Read More: Sciences Research Webinar Video

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

Digitize your VHS, LPs, Cassettes+

Did you know that the Mina Rees Library has a media lab with equipment that allows you to easily digitize your analog formats (VHS, LPs & Audio Cassettes) into digital based ones? For more info and how to, click here.

Articles & Journals Webinar Video

The library provided its second webinar for the Fall 2012 semester today, Friday, Sept. 21st at 12.30 p.m.

The Journals, Articles, & Databases Demystified webinar discussed how to go from an index to full-text articles, deciphering citations to find articles, how to find journals quickly, and library services such as interlibrary loan. There was also . . . → Read More: Articles & Journals Webinar Video

Library Orientation Webinar Video

The library provided its first webinar for the Fall 2012 semester today, Friday, Sept. 7 at 12.30 p.m.

This Library Orientation webinar discussed offsite access to databases, library services such as interlibrary loan and research appointments, and printing and scanning in the library. There was also a Q&A.

Running Time: 21:15 View the . . . → Read More: Library Orientation Webinar Video

New Electronic Resources

The Graduate Center library has four new electronic resources. Conference Proceedings Citation Index: Science and Conference Proceedings Citation Index: Social Science & Humanities help researchers access the published literature from the most significant conferences, symposia, seminars, colloquia, workshops, and conventions worldwide. Content is not limited to papers published in English and includes data from books, . . . → Read More: New Electronic Resources

Latin American and Caribbean Resources

CUNY has a trial through May 31 World Scholar: Latin America and the Caribbean. This database includes primary documents, journal articles, news, maps, statistics, audio, and video.