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
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
As of June 3, all of CUNY subscribes to two new digital collections. Nineteenth Century Collections Online offers primary sources dealing with East-West diplomacy; British politics and society; British theater, music, and literature; European literature; photography; science, technology, and medicine; and the status of women. Slavery and Anti-Slavery consists of books, pamphlets, periodicals, manuscripts, Supreme . . . → Read More: New Digital Collections
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
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 not required. Wednesday, March 27, . . . → Read More: Spring Break Workshops
The Activist Women’s Voices Oral History Project and Archive project is underway. Librarian Shawn(ta) Smith with AWV interns Yasreen Ijaz (Spring 2012 – Fall 2013) and Erika Herzog (Spring 2013) and volunteer Rita Basmagian (Spring 2013) are reformatting the collection of cassette tapes to digital formats both to perserve the 1980 and 1990s interviews and to prepare them . . . → Read More: A Special Collection: Activist Women’s Voices
This 30 minute webinar will provide an overview of several primary and secondary resources useful for research in the humanities including newspaper, ebook, and dissertation databases. Several full text journal databases will be discussed as well. Registration is suggested but not required
The webinar will take place on Friday, March 15 at 12.30 p.m. to join . . . → Read More: Humanities Research Resources Webinar- Fri. 3/15, 12.30 pm
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 Research, Fri, Mar 15, 12:30pm . . . → Read More: Social Sciences Research Video
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!
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