Faculty may place course-related materials on reserve at the library. To place materials on Reserves complete the Course Reserves Request form. To place faculty owned materials on Reserve, contact the Circulation Desk at 718.982.4011. Fill out the Reserves Request form for titles currently owned by CSI Library, that require transfer from Stacks to Reserves, and for titles the Library needs to purchase. The library purchases textbooks from the college’s campus bookstore. The bookstore will need to be contacted, in addition to the Library, for new purchases at 718.982.3036.
The library offers instruction on effective use of its catalogs, databases, and on strategies to improve student information literacy. To request a library instruction session, please contact Prof. Anne Hays at 718.982.3804 or firstname.lastname@example.org.
Audio-visual materials and equipment are available for classroom use. For help selecting appropriate materials and/or scheduling media services for your class, contact Mark Lewental at 718.982.4013 or email@example.com.
Librarians can create subject or course-specific resource guides for your students. These guides are a helpful way of pointing your students to appropriate sources from the library and the open web. You can browse a list of our current subject guides or course guides, or contact your liaison librarian to collaborate on creating a custom guide for your class or subject area.
CUNY Academic Works is a service of the CUNY Libraries dedicated to collecting and providing access to the research, scholarship and creative work of the City University of New York. In service to CUNY’s mission as a public university, content in Academic Works is freely available to all. For more information or for help uploading your publications to Academic Works, please contact Prof. Christina Boyle at 718.982.4097 or firstname.lastname@example.org.
An informational guide for evaluating journal rankings, impact factor, and acceptance rates for academic journals.
CUNY subscribes to the Pivot database (formally called COS, Community of Sciences). Pivot is the most comprehensive source of funding information available on the Web. You can search for grant opportunities and sign up for email alerts when funding is available in your research area.
Library Materials Request Form
Faculty members may suggest books, journals, and audio-visual materials for library purchase by completing the Library Materials Request form. If you have questions about Library Acquisitions, please contact Prof. Kerry Falloon at 718.982.4025 or email@example.com. The Acquisition's Unit can also be contacted at 718-982-4026 or 4078. To suggest subscriptions to databases and e-journals, please contact the library liaison for your department and the electronic resources librarian. If you want to request an item for Reserve, please use the Course Reserve form instead.
Interlibrary loan services are provided to CSI faculty, staff, and students who need materials not held by the CUNY Libraries. Contact Prof. Andrew Leykam at 718.982.4076 or firstname.lastname@example.org.
Librarians can assist you to locate books, articles, and other materials for your courses and/or research. For assistance locating materials, contact Prof. Maureen Garvey at 718.982.4008 or email@example.com. Faculty may also contact the library liaison for the their department.