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April 2021

Evaluating Journals and Avoiding Predatory Publishers

April 19 @ 11:00 am - 12:00 pm

This workshop will help users evaluate and compare the relative strengths and weaknesses of multiple journals, as resources to be used as well as potential targets for their own publications. We will also talk about how to identify and avoid predatory and unethical publishing practices. This workshop is part of…

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Towards a Critical, Decolonized Pedagogy: An Interactive (Re)Visioning

April 21 @ 1:00 pm - 2:00 pm

Shawn(ta) Smith-Cruz (NYU), Veronica Arellano Douglas (Instruction Coordinator at the University of Houston Libraries), and Emily Drabinski (Graduate Center) will bring workshop participants into active conversation about a critically engaged, student-centered pedagogy. Participants will be encouraged to reflect on specific examples - moments when they sensed a shift in students’…

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Understanding and Negotiating Book Publication Contracts

April 22 @ 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Scholarly Communication Workshop Series logo

Do you want to publish a book? Do you want to understand the basics of copyright law, negotiation, and publication contract terms before you agree to a book deal with a publisher? If so, this workshop is for you! The workshop will cover the clauses that frequently appear in publication…

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Visions of Open: Digital Humanities & Archival Praxis

April 26 @ 3:00 pm - 4:00 pm

This roundtable features the work of four Graduate Center students/alumni whose projects use CUNY-created open platforms to engage intersections of open pedagogy, the digital humanities, and archival praxis. August Smith (Sociology) and Daniel Valtueña (LAILAC) will share their experiences of the Mina Rees Library’s Open Pedagogy Fellowship as they brought…

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May 2021

Annotated Critical Resource Guides | An Open Showcase

May 3 @ 4:00 pm - 5:00 pm

Graduate Center doctoral students will present on their work creating Annotated Critical Resource Guides on the topics below. The guides will function as a pathway for educators new to the topic, and are comprised entirely of openly-licensed resources. This is a grant funded project made possible by state OER funding.…

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Humanities and Arts Funding Opportunities

May 7 @ 1:00 pm - 2:00 pm
Funding Fridays Webinar Series logo

Every month, CUNY’s Office of Research is offering a faculty research development webinar in collaboration with the Research Foundation Office of Award Pre-Proposal Support and the Office of Library Services. While the Mina Rees Library is not the organizer of these webinars, we are pleased to share them with the Graduate Center community. Session Description: Learn key…

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Open Resources for LGBTQ Studies

May 12 @ 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm

Teaching LGBTQ Studies depends on the availability of resources. This workshop will offer an overview to finding subject-specific resources (openly-licensed and freely accessible online), through the lens of primary and secondary sources. We will look at archival repositories (Library of Congress, Lesbian Herstory Archives, Digital Transgender Archive), OER textbooks, as…

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June 2021

Boosting Your Scholarly Profile Online

June 4 @ 12:00 pm - 1:00 pm
Funding Fridays Webinar Series logo

Every month, CUNY’s Office of Research is offering a faculty research development webinar in collaboration with the Research Foundation Office of Award Pre-Proposal Support and the Office of Library Services. While the Mina Rees Library is not the organizer of these webinars, we are pleased to share them with the Graduate Center community. Session Description: This webinar…

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