Mina Rees Library | New Summer Course + Fellowship Info Session on 5/23

Important updates

The Library is offering an exciting new course in Summer 2023 – Special Topics in Public Scholarship: Intricacies and Ethics of Scholarly Information. The course is being offered through MALS but is open to students in all GC degree programs. Please reach out to Prof. Jill Cirasella (jcirasella@gc.cuny.edu) with any questions, and see full information here:



Open Knowledge Fellowship Info Session: 5/23 at 4pm, 9th Floor Conference Rooms


Interested in applying for the Open Knowledge Fellowship’s upcoming Summer 2023 cohort?

Join a lively Info Session on 5/23 at 4:00pm, featuring lighting talk-style presentations from former Open Knowledge Fellowship participants and CUNY faculty. The meeting will be in the 9th Floor Conference Rooms, 9205/9206. Refreshments will be served – you are encouraged to RSVP here! https://forms.gle/BrdCKozxgiH2Jc6M8


New Microfilm Readers available in Library


Read more here, and feel free to reach out for assistance anytime.


Contact the Mina Rees Library: library@gc.cuny.edu



Updated Spring Library Hours: https://gc-cuny.libcal.com/hours

Monday-Friday: 9am-10pm

Saturday: 10am-8pm

Sunday: 12pm-8pm


Reference Desk Hours

Monday, Tuesday: 12pm-6pm

Wednesday, Thursday, Friday: 12pm-7pm


Drop-In Sessions


Zotero Drop-In Help

Mondays from 1pm-2pm


Zotero is an open source citation software enabling users to easily collect, organize, cite and share. These one-on-one sessions are great for consummate users who need troubleshooting assistance or for new users.


Data Management Drop-In

Tuesday 5/9, 2-3pm


Do you have reams of research data that you need to organize and document? Do you need to ensure that it is accessible to the public and/or preserved for the long term? Are you applying for a grant that requires you to create a data management plan? If so, then this drop-in session is for you.


Scholarly Publishing Drop-In Hour


Thursday May 18, 4-5pm


This drop-in session is for anyone with questions about scholarly publishing or other aspects of scholarly communication.


An Overview of Library Resources


Wednesday, May 10, 1-2pm


This workshop will cover many topics related to the Library, and how to make the best use of available services.


Seeking Grants & Funding? You are encouraged to check out the Library’s databases for finding opportunities: https://libguides.gc.cuny.edu/grants


Any questions? library@gc.cuny.edu

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