Guide to print and electronic education resources
Last Updated: Mar 13, 2014
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This guide provides you with easy access to resources related to urban education. Use the tabs towards the top of the page to go to the relevant section.
- To find sources for journal articles select the 'Articles' tab
- To find sources for newspaper articles select the 'Newspapers' link under the 'Articles' tab
- To find print and electronic books select the 'Books' tab
- To search for dissertations select the 'Dissertations' tab
- For information on bibliographic citation styles and citation managers such as Zotero select the 'Citing Sources' tab
- For statistical sources select the 'Statistics' tab
- For local and federal governmental information select the 'Federal & Local Govt Info' tab
- For information on grants and fellowship opportunities select the 'Funding' tab
Below is a list of trial databases that are under consideration for our collections.
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- Criterion Collection
The Graduate Center has access to this trial through October 18, 2014. The Criterion Collection, an imprint of Janus Films, ranks among the world’s most influential cinematic distributors. Their films—widely respected for both their scholarly and entertainment value—are ubiquitous for the study of cinema, history, and culture at large.The Criterion Collection from Alexander Street Press is an online collection delivering 300 of Criterion’s most influential films.
- Global Issues in Context
All of CUNY has access to this resource for 2014. Global Issues in Context features hundreds of issue and country portals that bring together a variety of specially selected, highly relevant sources for analysis of social, political, military, economic, environmental, health and cultural issues.
- Post-War Europe: Refugees, Exile and Resettlement, 1945-1950
The Graduate Center has access to this trial through September 30, 2014. This online archive delivers essential primary sources for the study and understanding of the challenges facing the European peoples in the aftermath of World War II. It covers the politics and administration of the post war refugee crisis in Europe well as the day-to-day survival of the refugees themselves.