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  • 17th-18th Century Burney Collection Newspapers
    The newspapers, pamphlets, and books gathered by the Reverend Charles Burney (1757-1817) represent the largest and most comprehensive collection of early English news media. The present digital collection, charting the development of the concept of news, and newspapers, and the free press, totals almost one-million pages and contains approximately 1,270 titles.
  • Eighteenth Century Collection Online (ECCO)
    ECCO offers every page of 180,000 books published during the eighteenth century in English, Dutch, French, German, Italian, Latin, Spanish, and Welsh. In addition to searches by author, title, and publisher, these books may be searched by individual categories such as fine arts, history and geography, law, literature and language, medicine, science, and technology, religion and philosophy, social sciences, general reference, or a combination of subjects. Illustrated works may be searched by cartoon, map, music, portrait, etc.
  • Nineteenth Century British Library Newspapers
    Full runs of 48 newspapers, as well as partial runs of 131 more, specially selected by the British Library to best represent nineteenth-century Britain. Includes national and regional newspapers, as well as those from both established country or university towns and the new industrial powerhouses of the manufacturing Midlands, as well as Scotland, Ireland and Wales. Also includes newspapers that helped lead particular political or social movements such as Reform, Chartism, and Home Rule. The penny papers aimed at the working and clerical classes are also present. NOTE: Because this resource has two parts, users must select both parts in the by content set box to search the complete database.
  • Nineteenth Century Collections Online
    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.
  • Nineteenth Century Masterfile
    Also known as Poole's Plus, this database includes over eight million citations to periodical articles, books, patents, and American and British government documents before 1925.

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  • Academic OneFile
    Indexes over 12,000 journals and reference sources in all subjects, with text from 6,871 publications. Includes transcripts and audio of NPR (National Public Radio) programs.
  • Academic Search Complete
    Interdisciplinary full-text database. Full text of over 8,856 journals, including 7.900 peer-reviewed journals, with indexing for another 4,000 titles. While full text is available as far back as 1887 for a few titles, the text of most titles is available only for the past decade or two. Also includes the text of pamphlets, conference papers, conference proceedings, and educational reports.
  • Accessible Archives
    This resource collects many historic, primary source newspapers and periodicals, such as an African American newspapers, Civil War publications, early women’s periodicals and materials published by Frederick Douglass, Harriet Tubman, Elizabeth Cady Stanton, Susan B. Anthony and more. 168 books and 63 journals are included.
  • ACM Digital Library
    Full-text of Association for Computing Machinery periodicals and proceedings since 1985.
  • ACO Music Data Analysis
    ACO Music Data Analysis is a growing repository of historical and current data from Billboard, Official Chart Company, Media Control and many more reporting agencies around the world.
  • AGRICOLA (National Agricultural Library)
    Citations to literature created by the National Library of Agriculture and similar institutions. Drawn from 1,400 international journals. Covers materials in all formats, including printed works from the fifteenth century. Useful for researchers in biology and environmental science.
  • Alternative Press Index
    Indexes journal, newspaper, and magazine articles from over 300 international alternative, radical, and leftist periodicals from 1991 to the present.
  • America: History and Life
    Abstracts of articles and reviews from over 1,700 journals published since 1954.
  • American Chemical Society Journals
    Full text of 49 ACS journals from their first issues to the present.
  • American Civil War: Letters and Diaries
    Contains 2,009 authors and approximately 100,000 pages of diaries, letters and memoirs from the Civil War. Includes 4,000 pages of previously unpublished manuscripts such as the letters of Amos Wood and his wife and the diary of Maryland Planter William Claytor.
  • American History in Video
    Over 1,600 hours of historical video from commercial and governmental newsreels, archival footage, public affairs footage, and important documentaries.
  • American Mathematical Society Journals
    Full text of 17 AMS journals.
  • L' Annee philologique
    Bibliography from 1924 to the present covers a wide array of subjects, including Greek and Latin literature and linguistics, Greek and Roman history, art, archaeology, philosophy, religion, mythology, music, science, and scholarly subspecialties such as numismatics, papyrology and epigraphy. Abstracts of journal articles are in English, German, Spanish, French or Italian. Books entries often include tables of contents and book review information.
  • Annual Reviews
    Full text of 32 Annual Reviews in the social sciences, biomedical sciences, and physical sciences from 1996 to the present. Earlier years of the Annual Reviews of Anthropology, Ecology and Systematics, and Sociology are available from JSTOR. Earlier years of the Annual Reviews of Genetics and Psychology are available from Academic Search Complete. Earlier years of Annual Review of Microbiology are available from Health Reference Center.
  • Anthropological Index Online
    AIO indexes current periodicals in the British Museum's Anthropology Library from 1957 to the present.
  • AnthroSource
    Archive of 59 American Anthropological Association journals through 2003 and current issues of 15 of these journals.
  • APA Handbooks in Psychology
    Collection of ebooks from the American Psychological Association. These reference books provide both overviews and in-depth analyses of a variety of sub-fields within psychology.
  • Applied Science & Technology Abstracts
    Applied Science & Technology Abstracts contains indexing and abstracts for nearly 800 core English-language, scientific and technical publications back to 1983. Content includes coverage of a wide variety of applied science specialties—acoustics to aeronautics, neural networks to nuclear and civil engineering, computers and informatics.
  • Applied Science and Technology Source
    Full-text of 1,637 journals with coverage dating back to 1913.
  • ArchiveGrid
    Information about primary source material, including historical documents and personal papers, held in archives, special collections, and manuscript collections around the world. Also helps researchers contact archives to request information, arrange a visit, and order copies.
  • Art Full Text
    The full-text version of Art Index indexes 460 journals, providing the full text of 318 beginning with 1997. In addition to art history and architecture titles, many film journals are included.
  • Art Index Retrospective
    Index of art periodicals from 1929 to 1984.
  • Art Museum Image Gallery
    Over 155,000 images from museum collections around the world. There are also bibliographic records, many with curatorial text, provenance data, detailed or multiple views, and related multimedia.
  • ARTbliographies Modern
    Abstracts of journal articles, books, essays, exhibition catalogs, dissertations, and exhibition reviews on all forms of modern and contemporary art in all languages, with more than 13,000 new entries being added each year. Entries date back as far as the late 1960s.
  • Artemis Literary Resources
    Artemis Literary Sources searches many Gale literature databases at once, with added search visualization tools (Term Frequency and Term Clusters).
  • Artemis Primary Sources
    Artemis Primary Sources searches three Gale primary research collections at once, with added search visualization tools (Term Frequency and Term Clusters). This search includes: Eighteenth Century Collection Online (ECCO), Nineteenth Century Collections Online (NCCO) and The Making of the Modern World.
  • ARTFL Project
    Over 2,600 French literary texts from the University of Chicago. The New York Public Library offers a more complete version of ARTFL texts online.
  • Arts and Humanities Citation Index
    Part of Web of Science, this database finds bibliographic citations, abstracts, cited references, and the number of times cited for articles from 1,160 international journals in the arts and humanities since 1975 as well as relevant items from over 6,800 major science and social science journals. Approximately 2,300 new records containing 15,525 new references are added each week. Scopus is a similar citation index emphasizing the sciences and social sciences, with some humanities coverage.
  • ARTstor
    1.4 million images of art and architecture.
  • arXiv
    Open access to 712,838 e-prints in biology, computer science, mathematics, physics, quantitative biology, quantitative finance, and statistics.
  • (ASSIA) Applied Social Sciences Index and Abstracts
    Indexes over 500 journals in economics, education, health, political science, psychology, race relations, and sociology from 1987 to the present.
  • Associations Unlimited
    Detailed listings for over 150,000 associations and professional societies worldwide, including 22,500 in the United States. Not available off-campus.
  • Avery Index of Architectural Periodicals
    Indexes 2,800 international journals from 1741 to the present, covering architecture, archaeology, historic preservation, interior design, urban design, and urban planning.

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  • Bibliography of the History of Art (BHA)
    Newly hosted by the Getty, the BHA indexes over 4,800 journals and other publications from 1975 through 2007, covering the art of Europe and the Americas from the fourth century to the present, painting, sculpture, drawing, prints, decorative and applied arts, popular and folk art, architecture and industrial design, and film. The database includes the International Bibliography of Art (IBA), covering 2008 and part of 2009.
  • Biblioteca Virtual Miguel de Cervantes
    Primary and secondary sources focusing on Spanish and Hispanic-American literature and culture.
  • Biography Index Retrospective: 1946-1983
    Citations to 623,000 biographical periodical and book articles published between 1946 and 1983. Search simultaneously with Biography Reference Center.
  • Biography Reference Bank
    Biographical information about over 550,000 people. Includes 380,000 periodical articles and more than 36,000 images. Over 80,00 profiles from reference works published by Garland, Greenwood, Harvard University Press, Houghton Mifflin, Oryx, Oxford University Press, and H. W. Wilson. There are 5,000 biographies from the 2004 edition of the American National Biography. Search simultaneously with Biography Index Retrospective.
  • Biography Reference Center
    Offers a comprehensive collection of full-text biographies, as well as thousands of unique narrative biographies. This resource provides superior coverage for several of the most popular and heavily-researched biographies and genres, including those contained within Biography Today and Biography (both dating back to the first issue published).
  • BioMedCentral
    Open-access journals in biology and medicine. As of 2011, 280 titles are available.
  • BIOSIS Citation Index
    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.
  • Black Drama
    Includes 1,462 plays by 233 playwrights. Includes information about productions, theaters, theater companies, playbills, photographs, and more.
  • Black Thought and Culture
    Over 100,000 pages of monographs, essays, speeches, letters, and interviews. The 1,100 figures covered, when the database is complete, will include James Baldwin, Amiri Baraka, Ralph Bunche, Angela Davis, Frederick Douglass, W. E. B. Du Bois, Ralph Ellison, Marcus Garvey, Langston Hughes, Zora Neale Hurston, Martin Luther King, Jr., Malcolm X, Thurgood Marshall, Huey Newton, Jackie Robinson, Paul Robeson, Bobby Seale, Booker T. Washington, Cornel West, and Richard Wright.
  • Book Citation Index: Science
    Citations of book chapters from 2005 to the present. Part of Web of Science.
  • Book Citation Index: Social Sciences and Humanities
    Indexes citations of book chapters from 2005 to the present. Part of Web of Science.
  • Book Review Digest Plus
    Reviews of fiction and nonfiction in the humanities, social sciences, general sciences, and popular topics published in English since 1983. Textbooks, government publications, and technical books in law and the sciences are not included. Book reviews may also be found in Academic Search Complete, JSTOR, Project Muse, and most subject-specific databases.
  • Book Review Digest Retrospective, 1908-1982
    Reviews of fiction and nonfiction in the humanities, social sciences, general sciences, and popular topics published in English from 1908 through 1982. Textbooks, government publications, and technical books in law and the sciences are not included. Book reviews may also be found in Academic Search Complete, JSTOR, Project Muse, and most subject-specific databases.
  • Books in Print
    Books in and out of print in all languages from publishers around the world.
  • 17th-18th Century Burney Collection Newspapers
    The newspapers, pamphlets, and books gathered by the Reverend Charles Burney (1757-1817) represent the largest and most comprehensive collection of early English news media. The present digital collection, charting the development of the concept of news, and newspapers, and the free press, totals almost one-million pages and contains approximately 1,270 titles.
  • Business Insights: Essentials
    Full text of 4,511 business periodicals.
  • Business Source Complete
    Full text of 11,223 scholarly business journals and periodicals as well as indexing for 800 more titles. Also includes financial data, case studies, investment research reports, industry reports, market research reports, country reports, and company profiles.

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  • Cabell's Directories of Publishing Opportunities
    Information about scholarly publishing opportunities in education and educational psychology.
  • Cambridge Companions Online
    Full text of the Cambridge University Press companions to literature and the classics, music, and philosophy, religion, and culture.
  • Cambridge Histories Online
    Full text of 250 Cambridge University Press reference works published since 1960. In addition to history, these titles cover economics, the history of science, the history of the book, language and linguistics, literature, music, philosophy, political and social theory, religion, theatre and performing arts, and warfare.
  • Center for Research Libraries Online Catalog
    The Center for Research Libraries acquires and preserves newspapers, journals, documents, archives, and other traditional and digital resources from a global network of sources. Most of the materials acquired are from outside the United States, and many are from the emerging regions of the world: Africa, the Middle East, Southeast Asia, South Asia, and Latin America. CRL provides students, faculty, and other researchers liberal access to these rich source materials through interlibrary loan and electronic delivery. CRL loan and electronic delivery services are designed to support major research projects, the production of scholarly monographs and studies, dissertations, and graduate and advanced undergraduate seminars.
  • Chicago Manual of Style
    Full text of 15th edition includes quick guide, questions and answers, and additional tools.
  • Chronicle of Higher Education
    All issues from September 1989 to the present.
  • Chronicle of Philanthropy
    All issues from October 1998 to present.
  • Chronicling America: Historic American Newspapers
    Text of 729 newspapers from 1836 to 1922, including three New York papers: The Evening World, The Sun, and The New York Tribune.
  • CIAO: Columbia International Affairs Online Journals
    Full text of recent issues of 63 international affairs journals, as well as case studies and working papers. Abstracts only for additional journals.
  • CINAHL Complete
    Indexing for 5,171 journals in nursing and allied health, with full text for 1,325 journals and more than 275 pamphlets.
  • Cinema Image Gallery
    200,000 images from the Kobal Collection. Includes film and television stills, on-set shots of actors and directors, set and costume designs, posters, etc.
  • Citation Indexes
    The Graduate Center subscribes to the Web of Science, providing cited references from thousands of scholarly journals and conference proceedings in the arts, humanities, sciences, and social sciences through Arts & Humanities Citation Index, Science Citation Index, Social Science Citation Index, Conference Proceedings Citation Index: Science, Conference Proceedings Citation Index: Social Science & Humanities and Book Citation Index. Scopus indexes additional journals in the sciences, social sciences, and medicine. Academic Search Complete, PsycInfo, and some other EBSCO databases also provide cited references.
  • Cochrane Library
    Cochrane reviews provide evidence on which to base clinical treatment decisions. The Cochrane Library also offers technology assessments, economic evaluations, and individual clinical trials.
  • Communication and Mass Media Complete
    Includes the full text of 514 journals in communications and media, as well as citations from several hundred additional titles. Useful for a wide range of topics in the humanities and social sciences.
  • Computing Reviews
    Reviews of books and journal articles covering all aspects of computing. Affiliated with the Association for Computing Machinery (ACM).
  • Conference Proceedings Citation Index: Science
    This Web of Science database helps 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, journals, reports, series, and preprints.
  • Conference Proceedings Citation Index: Social Science & Humanities
    This Web of Science database helps 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, journals, reports, series, and preprints.
  • COS Pivot
    Grants, internships, and graduate and post-graduate fellowships in all subject areas. Search by keyword; set alerts for relevant opportunities.
  • CQ Researcher
    Full-text reports from 1991 to the present on education, the environment, health, international affairs, technology, the U.S. economy, and other political and social issues. Each 12,000-word report includes bibliographies, maps, tables, and pro/con statements from representatives of opposing positions.
  • CUNY Libraries Catalog
    The CUNY Catalog contains the holdings of the entire CUNY library system. Use to request circulating books from other CUNY libraries.
  • CUNY-wide Databases
    All of CUNY has access to each of these electronic resources by library barcode number. Each campus subscribes to additional electronic resources.
  • Current Chemical Reactions
    Covers 1986 to present.
  • Current Contents Connect
    Complete tables of contents and bibliographic information from the world’s leading scholarly journals and books from 1998 to the present. Also includes relevant, evaluated Web sites and documents.
  • Current Contents Connect: Agriculture, Biology, and Environmental Sciences
    Complete tables of contents and bibliographic information from the world’s leading scholarly journals and books from 1998 to the present. Also includes relevant, evaluated Web sites and documents.
  • Current Contents Connect: Arts and Humanities
    Complete tables of contents and bibliographic information from the world’s leading scholarly journals and books from 1998 to the present. Also includes relevant, evaluated Web sites and documents.
  • Current Contents Connect: Clinical Medicine
    Complete tables of contents and bibliographic information from the world’s leading scholarly journals and books from 1998 to the present. Also includes relevant, evaluated Web sites and documents.
  • Current Contents Connect: Electronics and Telecommunications
    Complete tables of contents and bibliographic information from the world’s leading scholarly journals and books from 1998 to the present. Also includes relevant, evaluated Web sites and documents.
  • Current Contents Connect: Engineering, Computing, and Technology
    Complete tables of contents and bibliographic information from the world’s leading scholarly journals and books from 1998 to the present. Also includes relevant, evaluated Web sites and documents.
  • Current Contents Connect: Life Sciences
    Complete tables of contents and bibliographic information from the world’s leading scholarly journals and books from 1998 to the present. Also includes relevant, evaluated Web sites and documents.
  • Current Contents Connect: Physical, Chemical, and Earth Sciences
    Complete tables of contents and bibliographic information from the world’s leading scholarly journals and books from 1998 to the present. Also includes relevant, evaluated Web sites and documents.
  • Current Contents Connect: Social and Behavioral Sciences
    Complete tables of contents and bibliographic information from the world’s leading scholarly journals and books from 1998 to the present. Also includes relevant, evaluated Web sites and documents.
  • Current Contents Connection: Business
    Complete tables of contents and bibliographic information from the world’s leading scholarly journals and books from 1998 to the present. Also includes relevant, evaluated Web sites and documents.

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  • Data Citation Index
    Provides data studies and data sets from a wide range of international data repositories and connects them with the scientific literature to track data citations.
  • Declassified Documents Reference System (DDRS)
    This resource makes it possible for researchers to easily and quickly access and review selected previously classified government documents online through the Declassified Documents Reference System. This digital collection fills a gap in post-World War II domestic and foreign policy studies.
  • Derwent Innovations Index
    Patent information and patent citations from 1963 to the present.
  • Dictionary of Economics
    The New Palgrave Dictionary of Economics offers over 1,850 articles by more than 1,500 economists.
  • Digital Dissertations
    Indexes two-million dissertations from over one-thousand institutions, with citations from 1861-1980 and abstracts from 1980 to present. Includes the full text of most post- 1996 CUNY dissertations and many post-1996 dissertations from other institutions, as well as thousands of earlier ones. To limit your search to CUNY dissertations, include 0046 in your search statement, selecting the school name/code search field. Non-U.S.dissertations can be searched in the Center for Research Libraries' catalog.
  • Digital Dissertations (CUNY only)
    More than 11,700 CUNY dissertations indexed, with full text for more than 6,200. Does not include MA theses.
  • Digital National Security Archive
    Collection of 94,000 declassified government documents covering such topics as U.S. policy toward Afghanistan 1973-1990, the Berlin crisis 1958-1962, relations between China and the U.S. 1960-1998, the Cuban missile crisis, the Iran-Contra affair, and U.S. policy toward terrorism 1968-2002.
  • Digital Temple: A Documentary Edition of George Herbert’s English Verse
    The Digital Temple offers diplomatic and modern-spelling transcriptions of Williams MS. Jones B62, Bodleian MS. Tanner 307, and The Temple: Sacred Poems and Private Ejaculations, first edition (STC 13183, Folger Shakespeare Library copy). These may be viewed, alongside digital images of the sources, either as discrete witnesses in their entirety, or as individual poems in parallel display, the latter with a full set of critical annotations and textual notes.
  • Directory of Open Access Journals
    Over 7,000 free online journals arranged by subject.
  • DRAM
    Classical, jazz, and popular music recordings, with liner notes and essays.

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  • Early English Books Online (EEBO)
    Scanned images of the text of over 118,500 books published in English between 1473 and 1700. Includes information about resizing text, printing multiple pages, and citing EEBO titles.
  • Ebook Library (EBL)
    EBL offers electronic books in a variety of subjects. Items in EBL are typically course-reserve readings and are listed in the CUNY Catalog. EBL titles are available only to Graduate Center students, faculty, and staff and may be access only by logging in to the Graduate Center network, even within the Graduate Center.
  • ebrary
    Approximately 68,000 electronic books in all disciplines from such publishers as BIOS Scientific Publishers, Brill Academic Publishers, Brookings Institution,Cambridge University Press, Columbia University Press, Cornell University Press,Greenwood Press, Harvard University Press, John Wiley, Johns Hopkins University Press, Kluwer Academic Publishers, Manchester University Press, MIT Press, Oxford University Press, Palgrave-Macmillan, Princeton University Press, Random House, Springer, Stanford University Press, University of California Press, University of Chicago Press, World Bank, and Yale University Press. All titles appear in the CUNY Catalog.
  • EBSCO eBook Collection
    Formerly known as NetLibrary the EBSCO eBook Collection provides more than 2,800 recent scholarly titles. All available titles also appear in the CUNY Catalog.
  • EBSCO Integrated Search
    This resource allows the simultaneous searching of all the EBSCO databases to which the Graduate Center subscribes, as well as many non-EBSCO databases to which all of CUNY subscribes, all arranged alphabetically, and the CUNY Catalog.
  • EconLit
    Bibliographic citations of articles from over 750 international journals from 1969 to the present and abstracts of many articles beginning with 1987. Some books, dissertations, conference proceedings, etc. are also indexed.
  • Economist Historical Archive: 1843-2007
    Historical archive of The Economist from 1843 to 2006. Use the Journals tab for sources of recent issues.
  • Education Source
    Full text for 2,730 journals and indexing for hundreds more.
  • Educational Curriculum and Methods
    Information about scholarly publishing opportunities.
  • Educational Psychology and Administration
    Information about scholarly publishing opportunities.
  • Educational Technology and Library Science
    Information about scholarly publishing opportunities.
  • Eighteenth Century Collection Online (ECCO)
    ECCO offers every page of 180,000 books published during the eighteenth century in English, Dutch, French, German, Italian, Latin, Spanish, and Welsh. In addition to searches by author, title, and publisher, these books may be searched by individual categories such as fine arts, history and geography, law, literature and language, medicine, science, and technology, religion and philosophy, social sciences, general reference, or a combination of subjects. Illustrated works may be searched by cartoon, map, music, portrait, etc.
  • EJS
    Full text of over 500 scholarly journals not available from other resources. This product is not related to the other EBSCO databases such as Academic Search Complete.
  • Electronic Books
    Library's guide to electronic-book collections and access.
  • Encyclopaedia of Islam
    The Encyclopaedia of Islam (Second Edition) Online sets out the present state of knowledge of the Islamic World. It is a unique reference tool for understanding the world of Islam, and a source not only for the religion, but also for the believers and the countries in which they live.
  • Encyclopaedia of the Qur'an
    Drawing upon a rich scholarly heritage, Brill's Encyclopaedia of the Qur'an (EQ) combines alphabetically-arranged articles about the contents of the Qur'an. It is an encyclopaedic dictionary of Qur'anic terms, concepts, personalities, place names, cultural history and exegesis extended with essays on the most important themes and subjects within Qur'anic studies. With nearly 1000 entries in 5 volumes, the EQ is the first comprehensive, multi-volume reference work on the Qur'an to appear in a Western language.
  • Encyclopedia of Arab Languages and Linguistics (EALL Online)
    Covers all aspects of Arabic languages and linguistics.
  • Encyclopedia of Human Relationships
    Guide to theories, concepts, and empirical findings about human relationships.
  • Encyclopedia of Statistical Sciences
    Complete text of first and second editions and all supplements. Revisions and new articles added quarterly.
  • Encyclopedia of Women and Islamic Cultures (EWIC)
    The EWIC is an interdisciplinary, transhistorical, and global project. It brings together upwards of 1,000 scholars to write critical essays on women, Muslim and non-Muslim, and Islamic cultures in every region where there have been significant Muslim populations. It aims to cover every topic for which there is significant research, examining these regions from the period just before the rise of Islam to the present. EWIC hopes both to offer the state of the art in the broad sweep of topics to inform the general audience and to take on cutting-edge issues to stimulate new research in new terrains.
  • English Short Title Catalogue (ESTC)
    The British Library provides free access to records of over 460,000 items published in English between 1473 and 1800.
  • ERIC (EBSCO version)
    ERIC provides bibliographic citations from over 600 education journals from 1966 to the present. ERIC documents, those with ED, not EJ, numbers, are available on microfiche on the second floor of the library from ED 000001 through ED 462533. Other ERIC documents may be available at the government's ERIC site.
  • ERIC (ProQuest version)
    Citations from over 600 education journals, 1966+. ERIC documents, those with ED, not EJ, numbers, are available on microfiche on the second floor of the library from ED 000001 through ED 462533. Other ERIC documents may be available at the government's ERIC site.
  • Essay and General Literature Index
    Contains citations to essays in collections of mostly scholarly works and miscellaneous works published since 1984 in the United States, Canada, and the United Kingdom. More than 300 volumes are indexed annually. While there are no abstracts, complete contents of the volumes are listed. An extremely useful resource for all disciplines because it indexes sources not covered elsewhere. Search simultaneously with Essay and General Literature Retrospective.
  • Essay and General Literature Retrospective
    Indexes 249,000 essays from collections of essays on many disciplines published in English from 1900 to 1984. Search simultaneously with Essay and General Literature Index.
  • Ethnic NewsWatch (and Ethnic NewsWatch: A History)
    This search includes Ethnic NewsWatch, which covers 1990 to the present, and Ethnic NewsWatch: A History, which includes materials dating back to 1959. Full-text of American ethnic newspapers, magazines, and journals in English and Spanish.
  • Ethnographic Video Online
    This online resource for the visual study of human culture and behavior contains more than 500 hours of classic and contemporary documentaries produced by leading video producers in the discipline; previously unpublished footage from working anthropologists and ethnographers in the field; and select feature films. Wherever possible, videos include accompanying field notes, liner notes, filmmaker biographies, related articles, study guides, and other context-enhancing, full-text materials.
  • European Views of the Americas,1493-1750
    Bibliographic guide to European works related to the America. Based upon the authoritative bibliography “European Americana: A Chronological Guide to Works Printed In Europe Relating to The Americas, 1493-1750."

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  • Fiction Connection
    Books in Print database for finding fiction by topic, genre, setting, character, location, and time.
  • Film Literature Index
    Indexes all the content of 150 film and television journals from 30 countries and selectively indexes 200 additional periodicals. Includes 700,000 citations of articles, film reviews, and book reviews from 1976-2001. This free resource is not being updated.
  • Filmakers Library Online
    Over 1,000 documentaries about race and gender studies, human rights, globalization and global studies, multiculturalism, international relations, criminal justice, the environment, bioethics, health, political science and current events, psychology, arts, literature, and more.
  • Foreign Law Guide
    Foreign Law Guide (FLG) is an essential database offering relevant information on sources of foreign law, including complete bibliographic citations to legislation, the existence of English translations and selected references to secondary sources. Approximately 190 jurisdictions are systemically covered and updated by a global team of experts.
  • Foundation Directory Online
    Information about 20,000 large and mid-sized U.S. foundations and files for more than half-a-million grants. The Trustees, Officers, and Donors search field and its corresponding index allow users to search over 110,000 trustee, officer and donor names.
  • Foundation Grants to Individuals Online
    Devoted to the needs of individuals, this database describes 8,300 foundation programs that fund students, researchers, artists, and other seekers of individual grants.
  • Full-Text Journals
    Alphabetical list of over 90,000 journal, magazine, newspaper, and newsletter titles available in full text to the Graduate Center community. Many are also available throughout CUNY.

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  • Gale InfoTrac Newsstand
    1,855 American and international newspapers and broadcast transcripts Use to supplement the more comprehensive LexisNexis.
  • Gale Virtual Reference Library
    Full text of over 400 reference books published by Gale, Brill Academic, Cambridge University Press, Elsevier, Greenwood, Sage, Salem Press, Wiley, and others. Titles include American Civil War Reference Library, Ancient Europe, 8000 BC to AD 1000, Encyclopedia of Aging, Encyclopedia of American Religions, Encyclopedia of Case Study Research, Encyclopedia of Gender and Society, Encyclopedia of Urban Studies, Encyclopedia of World Biography, Gale Encyclopedia of Multicultural America, Gale Encyclopedia of U.S. Economic History, Magill's Survey of World Literature, Vietnam War Reference Library; World Education Encyclopedia.
  • Gannett Newsstand
    Text of 87 American newspapers not available from other databases, most from 2002 to the present.
  • Gartner
    Gartner provides reports analyzing information technology products and markets, including ranking vendors and explaining how IT is affected by government regulations here and abroad. CUNY does not have access to all Gartner reports. Use the advanced search to access only those available to CUNY. Gartner can be accessed only through the CUNY Portal.
  • General OneFile
    Indexes over 12,000 periodicals, newspapers, reference books, and multimedia sources, with full text from 6,735 publications.
  • General Science Full Text
    Indexes scholarly, professional, and popular science periodicals published from 1984 to the present in the United States and the United Kingdom. Includes text for 93 publications from 1994 to present.
  • Global Issues in Context (trial for 2014)
    Indexes scholarly, professional, and popular science periodicals published from 1984 to the present in the United States and the United Kingdom. Includes text for 93 publications from 1994 to present.
  • Google Scholar
    Google Scholar provides a simple way to search broadly for scholarly literature. From one place, you can search across many disciplines and sources: peer-reviewed papers, theses, books, abstracts, and articles from academic publishers, professional societies, preprint repositories, universities, and other scholarly organizations.
  • Grant Advisor Plus
    Since 1983, The Grant Advisor newsletter has been a leading source of information on grant, research, and fellowship opportunities for U.S. institutions of higher education and their faculty.
  • GreenFILE
    Covers global warming, energy conservation, natural resources, pollution, and related issues.
  • Grolier Reference Online
    Includes American Language Dictionary of the English Language, 4th ed., American Heritage Spanish to English Dictionary, American Heritage English to Spanish Dictionary, Roget's II: The New Thesaurus, 3rd ed., and Encyclopedia Americana.
  • Grove Art Online (now Oxford Art Online)
    Electronic version of Grove's The Dictionary of Art. Also includes The Concise Oxford Dictionary of Art Terms, The Encyclopedia of Aesthetics, The Oxford Companion to Western Art, and 100,000 images from the Bridgeman Art Library. The 34 volumes of the text edition of Grove Art are available in the library's reference collection under Ref. N31.D5 1996.
  • Grove Music Online (now Oxford Art Online)
    Online version of The New Grove Dictionary of Music and Musicians, 2nd edition. Also includes The Oxford Companion to Music and The Oxford Dictionary of Music. The 29 volumes of the text edition are available in the library's reference collection under Ref. ML100.N48 2001 (in the media room). Oxford Music Online also includes the contents of The New Grove Dictionary of Jazz and The New Grove Dictionary of Opera.

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  • Handbooks in Economics Series
    Text of 21 Elsevier titles.
  • HAPI: Hispanic American Periodicals Index
    Indexes Latin American economic, political, and social issues as well as arts and letters from 1970 to the present, providing citations of articles from more than 600 journals.
  • Hathi Trust Digital Library
    More than ten-million books digitized by the New York Public Library, New York University, Columbia University, University of California, Harvard University, Library of Congress, Princeton University, University of Michigan, Yale University, and other institutions.
  • Health and Psychosocial Instruments (HaPI)
    Produced by Behavioral Measurement Database Services, this bibliographic database is abstracted from hundreds of journals covering health sciences and psychosocial sciences. HaPI also provides information about behavioral measurement instruments, including those from Industrial Organizational Behavior and Education. Records contained in HaPI provide information on questionnaires, interview schedules, vignettes/scenarios, coding schemes, rating and other scales, checklists, indexes, tests, projective techniques and more.
  • Health Reference Center Academic
    Health information from 1,917 periodicals and over 200 pamphlets.
  • Health Source: Nursing/Academic Edition
    Full text from 495 scholarly medical journals and abstracts for additional titles. Includes Lexi-PAL Drug Guide, covering 1,300 generic-drug, patient-education sheets with more than 4,700 brand names.
  • HighWire Press
    HighWire Press offers free access to over 1,900,000 full-text articles from scientific, medical, and psychiatric journals. Not all content is free.
  • Historical Abstracts
    Indexes over 1,700 journals in fifty languages as well as dissertations and selected monographs from 1954 to the present.
  • Humanities Source
    2,003 full-text journals dating back to 1907. Must be included in any humanities search.

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  • IBSS (International Bibliography of the Social Sciences)
    Indexes journal articles, reviews, and books in anthropology, economics, political science, and sociology from 1951 to the present.
  • ICPSR: Interuniversity Consortium for Political & Social Research
    Social science data from the Institute for Social Research at the University of Michigan.
  • IEEE Computer Society Digital Library
    Text of thirty IEEE journals and transactions, as well as conference proceedings.
  • In the First Person: An Index to Letters, Diaries, Oral Histories, and Personal Narratives
    Index to 4,000 collections of personal narratives in libraries and other repositories around the world.
  • Index Chemicus
    Covers 1993 to present.
  • Index to Current Urban Documents
    Guide to the reports and research generated by local government agencies, civic organizations, academic and research organizations, public libraries, and metropolitan and regional planning agencies in approximately five-hundred selected cities in the United States and Canada. Over 2,400 documents indexed annually.
  • Index to Printed Music
    This resource indexes music from ancient Greek times to the present. It can be useful for finding individual pieces of music printed in standard scholarly editions, with hundreds of thousands of records of individual music works.
  • Infoshare
    Demographic information about New York City drawn from city, state, and federal sources. Also includes some national statistics. Use the raw data to create customized tables. The information in Infoshare is supplemented by many free Web sites, including National Priorities Project Database, which provides a range of statistics relating to labor, poverty, and social programs by state.
  • International Aristotle Bibliography
    Bibliography of more than 50,000 books, articles, book reviews, and disserations dealing with Aristotle and related topics from 1900 to the present.
  • International Financial Statistics (IMF eLibrary)
    Standard source of international statistics compiled by the International Monetary Fund on all aspects of international and domestic finance. It reports, for most countries of the world, current data needed in the analysis of problems of international payments and of inflation and deflation. Users can browse the database, select series of interest, display the selected series in a spreadsheet format, and save the selected series for transfer to other software systems such as Excel. Subscription paid by Student Technology Fee.
  • International Index to Music Periodicals Full Text (IIMP)
    IIMP Full Text is a music journal resource with more than 770,000 articles, plus detailed abstracts and full text from 1874 to current, covering the scholarly to the popular. It provides indexing and abstracts for more than 425 international music periodicals, plus full text for around 140 journals. IIMP Full Text covers a comprehensive range of subject areas in both scholarly and popular music journals ranging from International Journal of Music Education, Ethnomusicology, Jazz Education Journal and Musical Times to Rock and Rap Confidential and Rolling Stone. Articles examine the full spectrum of subjects and all aspects of music, including music education, performance, ethnomusicology, musical theatre, theory, popular music forms and composition.
  • Internet Archive
    Large-scale archive of the Web since 1997.
  • Iter John Milton Bibliography
    This bibliography tries to bring together all manuscripts and editions of John Milton's works and all studies and critical statements concerning his life and works, all allusions and quotations, and all significant imitations during the years 1624-1799.

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  • JAMA
    The online edition of JAMA: The Journal of the American Medical Association includes the complete full text of all issues since January 1998, selected text from May 1992 through December 1997, tables of contents and abstracts only from January 1975 to May 1992, and tables of contents only from January 1966 through December 1974. Select Collections to browse through articles on such topics as aging/geriatrics, dentistry, dermatology, etc. and to register for e-mail alerts when new articles on topics of interest become available.
  • Johns Hopkins Guide to Literary Theory and Criticism
    Almost 300 entries on critics, theorists, critical schools and movements, and the critical and theoretical innovations of specific countries and historical periods. Updated annually.
  • Journal Citation Reports
    The number of articles published in journals indexed by the Web of Science and the number of citations to individual journals. This information may be viewed by journal name, subject, publisher, and country or territory. Be sure to choose science or social sciences before selecting a subject.
  • JSTOR
    The Arts and Sciences I-X collections of JSTOR offer the full text of 2,094 scholarly journals including African studies, anthropology, archaeology, architecture, art history, classical studies, ecology, economics, education, feminist and women's studies, film studies, folklore, geography, history, language, literature, Middle East studies, music, performing arts, philosophy, religion, sociology. Coverage begins with the first issue of almost every journal and continues through varying periods within the last five years.

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  • Law Library Microfilm Collection
    Digitized versions of thousands of legal documents, mostly from government sources. These materials should be of particular interest to researchers in history, political science, and sociology.
  • Left Index
    Guide to the literature of the left, with an emphasis on political, economic, social, and culturally engaged scholarship inside and outside academia. Coverage includes more than 507,000 citations and abstracts (with some full text) and spans from 1982 and earlier to present.
  • Legal Source
    Information on current issues, studies, thoughts and trends of the legal world, with 846 full-text journals with coverage dating back to 1908.
  • LexisNexis
    LexisNexis Academic is a full-text news, business, and legal database with access to over 9,000 sources. Offers 1,639 news sources from around the world, including most of the world's major English-language newspapers, including The New York Times since June 1, 1980, and Chronicle of Higher Education since September 1997. It also includes many non-English language newspaper titles, as well as scholarly journals, trade journals, popular magazines, sources for legislation statues and codes, and news blogs.
  • LGBT Life with Full Text
    Text from 149 LGBT journals, magazines, and newspapers and 167 books.
  • Library and Information Science Source
    435 full-text journals with coverage dating back to 1905.
  • Literature Online (LION)
    A collection of more than 350,000 works of English and American poetry, drama and prose, 399 full-text literature journals, and other key criticism and reference resources.
  • Literature Resources from Gale
    MLA International Bibliography, as well as more than 10,000 bio-critical essays from Dictionary of Literary Biography; biographical information about over 130,000 writers from Contemporary Authors; all entries from Contemporary Literary Criticism since volume 95 and complete profiles of more than 200 of the most studied authors from previous editions of CLC; the Scribner Writers Series of 15-to-20-page essays about over 1,600 writers and literary genres; and text from recent issues of 478 journals.
  • LitFinder
    International in scope, Gale's LitFinder covers all time periods and contains primary literature content. This includes approximately 140,000 full-text poems, 800,000 poem citations and excerpts, 7,100 full-text short stories and novels, 3,800 full-text essays, 2,000 full-text speeches and 1,700 full-text plays. It also includes biographies, work summaries, photographs and a glossary.
  • LLBA: Linguistics and Language Behavior Abstracts
    Bibliographic citations from over 1,500 linguistic and language periodicals from 1973 to the present.
  • London Review of Books
    Access from 1979 to the present.
  • LP Collection (GC's)
    A handy tool to discover the LP's housed in the library's media room.

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  • Making of the Modern World
    The Making of the Modern World: The Goldsmiths'-Kress Library of Economic Literature covers economics, banking, finance, transportation, manufacturing, history, political science, and sociology and includes the text of 62,400 books, pamphlets, essays, and serials published during 1460-1850.
  • Manuscript: Women's Diaries and Letters
    Over 69,000 pages of personal writings by American women from the eighteenth, nineteeenth, and twentieth centuries. From the holdings of the American Antiquarian Society.
  • MapPluto ARGIS Dataset
    MapPLUTO contains extensive New York City tax lot, land use, and geographic data at the tax lot level in ESRI ArcGIS shape format and dbase table format.
  • MAS Ultra - School Edition
    MAS Ultra School Edition contains full text for hundreds of popular high school magazines covering a wide-range of subject areas including history, science, careers and much more.
  • MasterFile Premier
    Full text from 1,890 mostly popular and general-interest periodicals, with full-text as far back as 1975. Also includes full text from nearly 500 reference books and over 164,400 primary source documents, as well as an Image Collection of over 592,000 photos, maps, and flags.
  • MathSciNet
    American Mathematical Society's Mathematical Reviews, covering over 1,800 journals.
  • Medline with Full Text
    Full text of 1,444 medical journals, back to 1965 for some titles, as well as indexing for over 4,800 biomedical journals. Two free versions of Medline (PubMed and MedlinePlus) are available anywhere.
  • Mental Measurements Yearbook
    Information about and reviews of all English-language standardized tests covering educational skills, personality, vocational aptitude, psychology, and related areas as included in the printed Mental Measurements Yearbooks from 1989 to the present.
  • Military and Government Collection
    Full text of 392military and general-interest publications as well as indexing and abstracting for an additional 400 titles. Also includes full text of 994 pamphlets.
  • MLA (Modern Language Association) International Bibliography
    MLA, available through Literature Resources from Gale, indexes over 3,000 periodicals dealing with literature, language, linguistics, folklore, and popular culture from 1926 to the present. MLA includes the full text from recent issues of 328 journals. For more results, use Literature Resources from Gale or Artemis Literary Sources.
  • Multi-Database Search (by categories, fewer titles)
    This resource allows the simultaneous searching of many of the full-text and bibliographic databases to which all of CUNY subscribes, arranged by category, as well as the CUNY Catalog.
  • Multi-Database Search (choose from alphabetical list)
    This resource allows the simultaneous searching of all the EBSCO databases to which the Graduate Center subscribes, as well as many non-EBSCO databases to which all of CUNY subscribes, all arranged alphabetically, and the CUNY Catalog.

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  • National Geographic Archive
    All content from 1888 to 1994.
  • National Security Archive
    Collection of 94,000 declassified government documents covering such topics as U.S. policy toward Afghanistan 1973-1990, the Berlin crisis 1958-1962, relations between China and the U.S. 1960-1998, the Cuban missile crisis, the Iran-Contra affair, and U.S. policy toward terrorism 1968-2002.
  • Nature
    Text of all content from 1869 to present.
  • Naxos Music Library
    Online access to over 85,000 tracks from over 5,500 recordings in classical music, jazz, folk music, and world music. The offerings may be browsed by genre or by such categories as chamber music, composers, film music, opera, etc. or searched using the advanced search screen. Please consult the User Instructions. If prompted for a login, use GCCUNY01 as both user name and password.
  • NBER: National Bureau of Economic Research
    Full text of working papers by over 500 professors. After selecting a title, click on Information for subscribers and others expecting no-cost downloads, and enter your CUNY e-mail address in the form. Access only for those with CUNY e-mail addresses.
  • New England Journal of Medicine
    Full text from 1990 to present and tables of contents from 1812 through 1989.
  • New Palgrave Dictionary of Economics
    Over 1,850 articles by more than 1,500 economists.
  • New World Cinema: Independent Features and Shorts, 1990-Present
    New World Cinema: Independent Features and Shorts, 1990–Present includes over 200 full-length feature films from leading independent distributors such as Kino Lorber, First Run Features, Film Movement, and Global Lens.
  • New York Public Library Databases
    Holders of New York Public Library cards have access to several bibliographic/full-text databases. See the instructions about applying for a library card.
  • New York Review of Books
    All content from 1963 to the present.
  • New York State Newspapers
    Includes current issues of New York Observer, New York Post, Niagara Falls Reporter, and Syracuse Post-Standard. Also see LexisNexis, New York Times Full Text, and Newsstand.
  • New York Times Academic Pass
    All CUNY libraries have subscribed to the NYTimes Academic Pass. This means that anyone with a valid CUNY email address can sign up for free access to the NYTimes.com website and smartphone apps. Please click through for instructions.
  • New York Times Archive, 1851-2009
    Actual page images from 1851 through 2009. Cover for the following year is added annually. When the results of a search are displayed, you have three retrieval options: 1. bibliographic citation and abstract; 2. article image (retrieved with Adobe Acrobat Reader); 3. page map, displaying the entire page on which the article appears. For current access, see New York Times Academic Pass.
  • Newsstand
    1,855 American and international newspapers and broadcast transcripts. Use to supplement the more comprehensive LexisNexis.
  • Nineteenth Century British Library Newspapers
    Full runs of 48 newspapers, as well as partial runs of 131 more, specially selected by the British Library to best represent nineteenth-century Britain. Includes national and regional newspapers, as well as those from both established country or university towns and the new industrial powerhouses of the manufacturing Midlands, as well as Scotland, Ireland and Wales. Also includes newspapers that helped lead particular political or social movements such as Reform, Chartism, and Home Rule. The penny papers aimed at the working and clerical classes are also present. NOTE: Because this resource has two parts, users must select both parts in the by content set box to search the complete database.
  • Nineteenth Century Collections Online
    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.
  • Nineteenth Century Masterfile
    Also known as Poole's Plus, this database includes over eight million citations to periodical articles, books, patents, and American and British government documents before 1925.
  • Nursing and Allied Health Collection
    Full text from 970 journals, as well as 107 fact sheets.
  • Nursing Resource Center
    Includes text of more than 20 reference books, over 200 animations from Blausen Medical's Human Atlas, and citations from more than 500 journals.
  • NYCdata
    Demographic, political, financial, and cultural information about New York City.

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  • On the Boards
    On the Boards delivers full-length, high quality contemporary performance films to your TV, desktop or mobile device. Includes 32 performance films, with seven more on the way, by 30 different artists representing the Pacific Northwest, New York, Australia, Germany, France, Poland, Mexico, Argentina, Chile and Belgium.
  • Opposing Viewpoints
    Social-issues information from newspaper and magazine arrticles, Gale reference sources, government and organizational statistics, primary documents, and over 1,800 annotated Web sites.
  • Ovid Nursing Ebooks
    We have access to two Ovid ebook collections in the subject area of nursing: LWW JBI Collection 2014 and Nursing Book Collection 2013 (306 titles total)
  • Oxford Art Online (formerly Grove Art)
    Electronic version of Grove's The Dictionary of Art. Also includes The Concise Oxford Dictionary of Art Terms, The Encyclopedia of Aesthetics, The Oxford Companion to Western Art, and 100,000 images from the Bridgeman Art Library. The 34 volumes of the text edition of Grove Art are available in the library's reference collection under Ref. N31.D5 1996.
  • Oxford Bibliographies Online
    Bibliographies in American literature, anthropology, Atlantic history, cinema and media studies, the classics, education, international relations, Islamic studies, Latin American studies, linguistics, medieval studies, music, philosophy, political science, psychology, the Renaissance and Reformation, and Victorian literature. Bibliographies are drawn from books, journals, and internet resources.
  • Oxford English Dictionary (OED)
    The complete contents of the second edition of The Oxford English Dictionary.
  • Oxford Handbooks Online
    Collection of 457 Oxford University Press handbooks in all available subjects. Available titles may also be found in the CUNY Catalog.
  • Oxford History of Western Music
    The Oxford History of Western Music online offers an evolution of Western classical music by one of the most prominent and provocative musicologists of our time, Richard Taruskin. The online version includes all 1.25 million words, 500 images, and 1,800 musical examples from the updated paperback edition with sophisticated search and browse functionality designed to maximize the dynamic possibilities of online reading and research. Taruskin’s text is accompanied by editorially selected links to relevant articles in Grove Art Online.
  • Oxford Index
    Search all Oxford University Press databases to which the Graduate Center subscribes: Oxford Art Online, Oxford Bibliographies Online, Oxford English Dictionary, Oxford Handbooks Online, Oxford Journals Online, Oxford Language Dictionaries Online, Oxford Music Online, Oxford Reference Online, and Oxford Scholarship Online. After performing a search, you must check the "Show only full text provided by CUNY Graduate Center" box.
  • Oxford Journals Online
    Includes the text of 261 Oxford University Press journals from 1996 to the present. Use the database's advanced search function to search by author, article titles, or journal or by year. Although content prior to 1996 may be searched, the Graduate Center has access only to text from 1996 to the present.
  • Oxford Language Dictionaries Online
    Translations of thousands of Chinese, French, German, Italian, Russian, and Spanish words and phrases.
  • Oxford Music Online (formerly Grove Music)
    Online version of The New Grove Dictionary of Music and Musicians, 2nd edition. Also includes The Oxford Companion to Music and The Oxford Dictionary of Music. The 29 volumes of the text edition are available in the library's reference collection under Ref. ML100.N48 2001 (in the media room). Oxford Music Online also includes the contents of The New Grove Dictionary of Jazz and The New Grove Dictionary of Opera.
  • Oxford Reference
    Text of more than 100 Oxford University Press reference works, including Oxford Companions to American Literature, American Theatre, the Bible, British History, Classical Civilization, History of Modern Science, Music, Philosophy, Politics of the World, Shakespeare, United States History, and Western Art. These titles also appear in the CUNY Catalog.
  • Oxford Scholarly Editions Online
    Annotated editions of hundreds of poems, plays, and prose works by English writers 1485-1600.
  • Oxford Scholarship Online
    Full text of scholarly books published by Oxford University Press. While the Graduate Center subscription allows access to abstracts of books in other disciplines, text is available for titles only in history, linguistics, music, philosophy, political science, and psychology. These titles also appear in the CUNY Catalog.

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  • PAIS (Public Affairs Information Service International)
    Bibliographic citations from journals, books, government documents, and additional sources dealing with public policy, social policy, and the social sciences in general from 1972 to the present.
  • PAIS Archive
    Bibliographic citations from journals, books, government documents, and additional sources dealing with public policy, social policy, and the social sciences in general from 1915-1971.
  • Palgrave Connect
    4,005 scholarly books published during 2010-2013.
  • Palgrave Connect: Business and Management
    447 scholarly books published in 2010-2013.
  • Palgrave Connect: Economics and Finance
    372 scholarly books published in 2010-2013.
  • Palgrave Connect: Education
    164 scholarly books published in 2010-2013.
  • Palgrave Connect: History
    515 scholarly books published in 2010-2013.
  • Palgrave Connect: Language and Linguistics
    107 scholarly books published in 2010-2013.
  • Palgrave Connect: Literature
    608 scholarly books published in 2010-2013.
  • Palgrave Connect: Media and Culture
    266 scholarly books published in 2010-2013.
  • Palgrave Connect: Political and International Studies
    732 scholarly books published in 2010-2013.
  • Palgrave Connect: Religion and Philosophy
    225 scholarly books published in 2010-2013.
  • Palgrave Connect: Social Sciences
    440 scholarly books published in 2010-2013.
  • Palgrave Connect: Theatre and Performance
    129 scholarly books published in 2010-2013.
  • PEP: Psychoanalytic Electronic Publishing
    Psychoanalytic Electronic Publishing provides the full text of 49 psychoanalysis journals from 1871 through 2009, 96 classic psychoanalytic books, and all 24 volumes of The Standard Edition of the Complete Psychological Works of Sigmund Freud. These titles may also be found in the CUNY Catalog.
  • Penn Corpora of Historical English (PPCHE)  
      
    The Penn Corpora of Historical English(PPCHE), including the Penn-Helsinki Parsed Corpus of Middle English, second edition (PPCME2), the Penn-Helsinki Parsed Corpus of Early Modern English (PPCEME), and the Penn Parsed Corpus of Modern British English (PPCMBE), are running texts and text samples of British English prose across its history - from the earliest Middle English documents up to the First World War.
  • Philosopher's Index
    Bibliographic citations from philosophy journals and books in Chinese, English, French, German, Italian, Japanese, Russian, and Spanish from 1940 to the present. Nearly 570 journals from thirty-eight countries are indexed. Approximately eighty percent of citations are from journal articles, the rest from books. More than 10,000 new records are added annually.
  • PILOTS (Published International Literature on Traumatic Stress)
    Indexes the international literature on post-traumatic stress disorder (PTSD) and other mental health issues related to traumatic events from 1871 to the present. Sponsored by the U.S. Department of Veterans Affairs.
  • PRISMA (Publicaciones y Revistas Sociales y Humanísticas)
    209 full-text scholarly journals in the social sciences and humanities for the interdisciplinary study of Hispanic and Latin America and the Caribbean Basin.
  • Professional Development Collection
    Full text of 483 education journals and more than 200 educational reports. Indexes an additional 150 journals.
  • Project Muse
    Full text of 350 journals in the humanities, social sciences, and sciences. The Graduate Center does not subscribe to Project Muse books.
  • ProQuest (All Databases)
    Search all ProQuest collections at once (ARTbibliographies Modern, Criminal Science, Dissertations and Theses, Ebrary, Education Journals, Ethnic Newswatch, Gannett Newsstand, Political Science, PRISMA, Social Science, Sociology)
  • ProQuest Criminal Justice
    Indexes 468 international criminal justice publications from 1981 to the present, with full text from 208.
  • ProQuest Dissertations and Theses
    Indexes two-million dissertations from over one-thousand institutions, with citations from 1861-1980 and abstracts from 1980 to present. Includes the full text of most post- 1996 CUNY dissertations and many post-1996 dissertations from other institutions, as well as thousands of earlier ones. To limit your search to CUNY dissertations, include 0046 in your search statement, selecting the school name/code search field. Non-U.S.dissertations can be searched in the Center for Research Libraries' catalog.
  • ProQuest Dissertations and Theses (CUNY only)
    More than 11,400 CUNY dissertations indexed, with full text for more than 5,900. Does not include MA theses.
  • ProQuest Education Journals
    Indexes 1,229 education publications from 1988 to the present, with full text from more than 923 titles.
  • ProQuest Political Science
    Indexes 541 political science and international relations journals, with full text for 511. All of these journals are indexed in Worldwide Political Science Abstracts.
  • ProQuest Social Science Journals
    Indexes 1,092 social science journals, with full text for 793.
  • ProQuest Sociology
    Indexes 380 sociology journals, with full text for 341.
  • PsycArticles
    Covers general psychology and basic, applied, specialized, clinical, and theoretical research in psychology. Contains full text from 105 American Psychological Association journals and journals from related organizations from 1894 to the present. Also includes letters to the editor and errata.
  • PsycBooks
    This American Psychological Association (APA) database provides the full text of more than 2,000 APA books published since 1950, including over 100 out-of-print titles. Also included are 1,500 archival resources from other publishers dating back to the 1660s and more than 1,500 entries from Encyclopedia of Psychology, published in 2000 by APA and Oxford University Press. These titles may also be found in the CUNY Catalog.
  • PsycCritiques
    Book-review database produced by the American Psychological Association, featuring full text reviews of scholarly and professional books in psychology from 1956 to the present, as well as reviews from a psychological perspective of popular films and trade books.
  • PsycInfo
    Abstracts of articles from nearly 2,500 journals in thirty-five languages since 1872 and abstracts of books and essays in books from 1987 to the present.
  • PsycTests
    Full text of psychological tests and measures as well as a source of structured information about tests of relevance to psychologists and professionals in related fields. Uncheck the APA Handbooks box to search only PsycTests.
  • Public Library of Science (PLoS)
    PLoS Biology, PLoS Computational Biology, PLoS Genetics, PLoS Medicine, and PLoS Pathogens offer open access to recent scientific reports.
  • PubMed
    More than 21 million citations for biomedical literature from Medline, life science journals, and online books. Citations may include links to full-text content from PubMed Central and publisher web sites.
  • PubMed Central
    Free digital archive of biomedical and life sciences journal literature at the U.S. National Institutes of Health (NIH), developed and managed by NIH's National Center for Biotechnology Information (NCBI) in the National Library of Medicine (NLM).

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  • Qurʾānic Studies Online
    Includes the Dictionary of Qurʾanic Usage, the Encyclopaedia of the Qurʾān and Qurʾān Concordance.

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  • Readers' Guide Full Text
    Full text from 266 popular general-interest periodicals from 1983 to the present and indexing for many more.
  • Readers' Guide Retrospective: 1890-1982
    Indexes popular general-interest periodicals from 1890 to 1982.
  • RefWorks
    Online citation management licensed for all CUNY campuses. Generate footnotes and bibliography in any writing style; organize citations and notes in your private library. 25 MB limit on individual file size; 5 GB individual account limit. Group Code: RWGradC
  • Regional Business News
    Most recent thirty days of information from such business wire sources as A&G Information, Africa News Service, Inter Press Service, Resource News International, South American Business, M2 Communications, PR Newswire, Business Newswire, Canadian Corporate News, News Bytes News Network, and Phillips Business Information Highlights. Information provided by these sources covers business, economic, political, and international news events.
  • Research Centers Directory
    Contents of the 2010 edition. Each entry includes address, phone number, e-mail address, URL, description, size of staff, publications, scholarships, awards, etc.
  • RILM Abstracts of Music Literature
    Over 770,000 citations from more than 11,000 journals and other sources from 1967 to the present.
  • RILM Retrospective Abstracts of Music Literature
    RILM Retrospective Abstracts of Music Literature, a bibliography of music articles, collections, and books published before 1967, offers researchers and music scholars thousands of records from a critical period in music research. Records are added and updated on a monthly basis.
  • RIPM: Retrospective Index to Music Periodicals
    International bibliography of writings on musical history and culture from periodicals published in seventeen countries between 1800 and 1950. Included are over 5,000 English translations of foreign-language records.
  • RISM: Music Manuscripts after 1600
    The database, also known as Repertoire international des sources musicales, documents the world's musical sources of manuscripts or printed music, works on music theory, and libretti in libraries, archives, monasteries, schools, and private collections. It includes more than 564,000 items by over 19,500 composers. The manuscripts reside in over 740 libraries and archives in 31 countries.
  • Romanticism Redefined: Pickering & Chatto and The Wordsworth Circle
    This resource is a searchable collection of works focusing in the period between 1800 and 1830. Includes canonical and previously unrecognized writers from Britain, the British Empire, and North America.
  • Routledge Encyclopedia of Philosophy
    Full text of the ten-volume 1998 reference work.
  • Routledge Performance Archive
    The Routledge Performance Archive is a developing resource produced in partnership with Digital Theatre, providing unique access to an unprecedented range of audio-visual material from past and present practitioners of performance. 

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  • Sabin Americana, 1500–1926
    Based on Joseph Sabin’s famed bibliography, Bibliotheca Americana – A Dictionary of Books Relating to America From its Discovery to the Present Time, Sabin Americana, 1500–1926 is an online collection of books, pamphlets, serials and other works about the Americas, from the time of their discovery to the early 1900s. Sabin is rich in original accounts of discovery and exploration, pioneering and westward expansion, the U.S. Civil War and other military actions, Native Americans, slavery and abolition, religious history and more. Covering a span of 400 years in North, Central and South America, as well as the Caribbean.
  • SAGE Handbook of Digital Dissertations and Theses
    Guide to the processes of digital research.
  • SAGE Journals Online
    Full text of 606 SAGE journals in the social sciences, sciences, humanities, technology, and medicine. Offers option of searching SAGE journals to which the Graduate Center does not have full-text access.
  • SAGE Knowledge
    Text of 31 handbooks covering such subjects as digital dissertations, multicultural measures, environmental change, economic geography, historical theory, international relations, Islamic studies, performance studies, qualitative and quantitative research in psychology, race and ethnic studies, social anthropology, sociolinguistics, and theories of social psychology.
  • SAGE Research Methods
    SAGE Research Methods is a research methods tool created to help researchers, faculty and students with their research projects. SAGE Research Methods contains content from over 720 books, dictionaries, encyclopedias, and handbooks, the entire “Little Green Book,” and "Little Blue Book” series, two Major Works collating a selection of journal articles, and specially commissioned videos.
  • Science Citation Index
    Citations in the scholarly literature from 1899 to the present. Those new to this resource should begin with its tutorial. Scopus is a similar citation index.
  • Science Magazine
    Full text since 1880.
  • ScienceDirect
    Full text from 1997 to the present for 2,543 journals and indexing and abstracting of all 3,711 titles from their first issues. The green subscribed-journal icon indicates which are accessible in full text. Most of these journals are in the sciences and social sciences, but there are several in the humanities, mostly in linguistics. Select Subscribed Journals in the Source box to limit searches to the journals for which full text is available. To determine which are available in your discipline, click the Browse button at the top of the search screen. Graduate Center access does not include any electronic books.
  • Scientific Style and Format Guide Online, 8th Edition
    Now in its eighth edition, the indispensable reference for authors, editors, publishers, students, and translators in all areas of science and related fields has been fully revised by the Council of Science Editors to reflect today’s best practices in scientific publishing.
  • SciFinder Scholar (Web version for registered users)
    Chemical and related scientific information. Requires registration. Special note for remote users: after logging in with proxy, please ignore browser warning and click continue, The browser is merely expecting, SSL certificate confirmation. To disable browser warnings: IE=>Tools => Internet Options => Advanced Tab => Scroll to the bottom and uncheck “Warn about certificate address mismatch*”
  • SciFinder Scholar (Web version for unregistered users)
    Chemical and related scientific information. Requires registration. Special note for remote users: after logging in with proxy, please ignore browser warning and click continue, The browser is merely expecting, SSL certificate confirmation. To disable browser warnings: IE=>Tools => Internet Options => Advanced Tab => Scroll to the bottom and uncheck “Warn about certificate address mismatch*”
  • Scopus
    Abstract and citation database indexes 15,000 international peer-reviewed journals in the social sciences, sciences, and medicine from 1996 to the present. Web of Science is a similar product.
  • Scribner Writers Online
    Reference works about American and British writers. May be searched independently or within Gale Virtual Reference Library or Literature Resources from Gale.
  • Serials Directory
    Bibliographic and contact information about over 184,000 U.S. and international periodicals.
  • 17th-18th Century Burney Collection Newspapers
    The newspapers, pamphlets, and books gathered by the Reverend Charles Burney (1757-1817) represent the largest and most comprehensive collection of early English news media. The present digital collection, charting the development of the concept of news, and newspapers, and the free press, totals almost one-million pages and contains approximately 1,270 titles.
  • Silent Film Online
    Silent Film Online brings together films which represent the basis of modern cinematic technique and film theory. Carefully curated with ASP’s Video Advisory Board, the database covers silent features, serials, and shorts from the 1890s to the 1930s.
  • Slavery and Anti-Slavery: A Transnational Archive
    Books, pamphlets, periodicals, manuscripts, Supreme Court records, and other nineteenth-century materials related to slavery and abolition.
  • Social Explorer
    New York City, Los Angeles, and national demographic maps based on Census data. A companion to Infoshare.
  • Social Science Citation Index
    Bibliographic citation, abstract, cited references, and times cited. These records are for articles in major social science journals from 1975 to the present. Scopus is a similar citation index.
  • Social Sciences Full Text
    Indexes English-language periodicals in the social sciences from 1983 to the present. Includes abstracts for articles published beginning January 1994. Includes full text from 321 periodicals.
  • Social Sciences Index Retrospective: 1929-1983
    Indexes hundreds of important journals in the social sciences.
  • Social Services Abstracts
    Abstracts of articles from 1980 to the present.
  • Social Theory
    More than 150,000 pages of content by such major theorists as Theodor Adorno, Jean Baudrillard, Simone de Beauvoir, Charlotte Perkins Gilman, Émile Durkheim, Michel Foucault, Jürgen Habermas, Robert Merton, Dorothy E. Smith , and Talcott Parsons.
  • SocIndex with Full Text
    Indexing of 2,540 journals in the social sciences, with full text as far back as 1895 for 875 journals, as well as the text of more than 40,000 conference papers from such organizations as American Sociological Association and American Society of Criminology.
  • Sociological Abstracts
    Bibliographic citations from 2,600 journals concerned with sociology and related disciplines from 1963 to the present.
  • Springer eBook Collection
    Text of over 31,000 Springer books published from 2005 to the present as well as book series dating back to 1997. The titles cover biomedical and life sciences, computer science, medicine, mathematics, physics, and related fields. These titles may also be found in the CUNY Catalog.
  • SpringerImages
    Collection of 1.8 million photographs, graphs, histograms, and tables in science, technology, and medicine.
  • SpringerLink
    Full text of recent issues of 1,590 mostly social science and science journals. Only the articles with a download PDF link are available in full text.
  • SpringerProtocols
    Biological and medical protocols. Abstracts only.
  • Statistical Insight
    Demographic information from more than 200 federal agencies, 50 state governments, 100 international intergovernmental organizations, and 500 private and academic sources.
  • Statistical Theory and Methods Abstracts (STMA-Z)
    Indexes 111 international statistical journals. Included in Zentralblatt MATH.
  • Statistics Sources
    Content of the 2010 edition. Guide to current sources of factual quantitative information about more than 20,000 specific subjects, incorporating almost 135,000 citations and more than 1,600 sources. Provides the widest possible range of print and nonprint, published and unpublished, and electronic and other forms of U.S. and international statistical data on industrial, business, social, educational, financial, and other topics.

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  • Teacher Reference Center
    Indexing and abstracts for 280 of the most popular teacher and administrator journals and magazines to assist professional educators.
  • Theatre in Video
    More than 400 videos of plays or drama documentaries. Includes plays by Aeschylus, Albee, Beckett, Chekhov, Fugard, Gogol, Hansberry, Ibsen, Miller, Moliere, O'Neill, Pinter, Pirandello, Shakespeare, Sophocles, Strindberg, Wasserstein, and others.
  • Thesaurus Linguae Graecae
    Digital collection of mostly literary texts in Greek from Homer to the fall of Byzantium, AD 1453. Included are 12,000 works by 3,700 authors. Users can create a profile to use features such as setting preferences and saving searches.
  • Thieme Science Collection
    Text of Plant Biology (2000 to present), Planta Medica (1999 to present), Synlett (2006 to present), and Synthesis (2006 to present).
  • TLS: Times Literary Supplement Historical Archive 1902-2009
    Every issue of TLS from 1902 through 2009. In addition to searching, TLS may be browsed by book title, author, book editor, translator, contributor (reviewer, essayist), and illustrator of contributions. More recent issues available only on microfilm and in paper.
  • Trial Databases
    Electronic resources for which the Graduate Center or all of CUNY has trial access.
  • Twayne's Authors Series
    Introductions to the lives and works of writers, the history and influence of literary movements, and the development of literary genres. This eBook resource from Gale features the content of nearly 900 books from six print series — U.S. Authors Series Classic, English Writers Series Classic, World Authors Series Classic, Masterwork Studies, Studies in Short Fiction, and updated editions of U.S. Authors, World Authors and English Authors.

U

  • Urban Studies Abstracts
    Biographic records in community development, urban affairs, urban history, and related areas from 1973 to the present.

V

  • Versatile PhD
    Service to help humanities and social science PhDs and graduate students identify and prepare for possible non-academic jobs.

W

  • Web of Science
    Cited references in all disciplines in the arts, humanities, sciences, and social sciences. Drawn from the top 15% of scholarly journals in more than 250 categories. Scopus is a similar product.
  • Wiley Online Library
    While this database indexes hundreds of journals in the sciences and social sciences the Graduate Center has access only to the current content of 82 journals. Content for earlier years is available for 230 additional titles. Of these, access is only for 2010-2011 for 81 journals. Graduate Center access does not include any electronic books.
  • Women and Social Movements in the United States, 1600-2000
    Offers over 72,000 pages of documents and 800 images from the State Commissions on the Status of Women, with approximately 5,000 pages to be added annually.
  • Women and Social Movements International, 1840 to Present
    This digital archive currently includes 145,326 pages of a collection that will eventually offer 150,000 pages of conference proceedings, reports of international women's organizations, publications and web pages of women's non-governmental organizations, and letters, diaries, and memoirs of women active internationally since the mid-nineteenth century.
  • World History in Video
    More than 900 documentaries exploring human history from the earliest civilizations to the late twentieth century.
  • World Scholar: Latin America and the Caribbean Regional Portal
    This multidisciplinary resource from Gale includes a comprehensive range of content for the region, providing research across the humanities, both for current Latin America and the Caribbean and as a historical perspective back through the colonial period.
  • World Shakespeare Bibliography
    Annotated entries for all important books, articles, book reviews, dissertations, theatrical productions, reviews of productions, audiovisual materials, electronic media, and other scholarly and popular materials related to Shakespeare published or produced since 1969. The more than 83,000 records in 92 languages cite several hundred-thousand additional reviews of books, productions, films, and audio recordings. Note that full-text links will not appear in this database.
  • WorldCat (FirstSearch)
    Holdings of thousands of American and international libraries. Make ILL requests with the Find it! button. Searchable in English, French, and Spanish.
  • WorldCat.org
    Free union catalog containing the holdings of thousands of libraries. Use the Find-it at CUNY feature to look up titles in the CUNY library system and to make ILL requests. Mobile WorldCat: http://www.worldcat.org/m/
  • Worldwide Political Science Abstracts
    Provides citations of articles in political science, international relations, international law, public administration, public policy, and related topics from 1975 to the present. It indexes over 1,500 titles, 67% of which are from outside the United States. Almost 500,000 records are included, with 20,000 more added annually.

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  • Zentralblatt MATH
    More than 3,000,000 entries from 3,500 journals from 1868 to present.
  • Zoological Record
    World’s leading taxonomic reference and oldest continuing database of animal biology from 1864 to present.
 

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