Resources from the College of Staten Island Library
CUNY+ (select "Library Catalog CUNY+" from Library Home Page
The online catalog for CUNY Libraries to locate books and all media.
"Select Individual CUNY Libraries" or "Select All CUNY Libraries" or
Request books from another CUNY Library
Access from: http://www.library.csi.cuny.edu/books/booksindex.php
Contains all the records cataloged by OCLC member libraries; Offers millions of bibliographic records; Includes records representing 400 languages
New York Public Library Catalogs:
Use "CATNYP" for the Research Libraries Catalog or "LEO" for the Branch Libraries Catalog.
ARTICLES & RESOURCES:
Academic Search Premier
The world’s largest academic multi-disciplinary database, Academic Search Premier provides full text for nearly 4,650 serials,
including full text for more than 3,600 peer-reviewed titles.
PDF backfiles to 1975 or further are available for well over one hundred journals,
and searchable cited references are provided for more than 1,000 titles.
Try their Basic Search Tutorial
or their Advanced Search Tutorial.
Encyclopaedia Britannica Online
provides FULL TEXT articles, with more than 231,000 index entries and relevant Internet links from the print edition plus more;
Merriam-Webster's Collegiate Dictionary, Britannica Book of the Year.
Virtual Reference -
Over 200 eBook reference works including multi-volume encyclopedias,
biographical collections, business plan handbooks, company history compilations, consumer health references,
and specialized reference sources.
Click their "show all" link or the "Title List" link for complete listings.
Grove Dictionary of Art
The most comprehensive online reference resource for all aspects of the visual arts worldwide from prehistory to the present day,
and the electronic FULL TEXT version of the 34-volume reference work.
Indexes over 18,000 articles based on review of over 2,100 journals published worldwide, plus books, from 1982. Links to JSTOR are now available.
Click here for a list of the journal titles indexed.
Periodical coverage includes some of the best-known scholarly journals and numerous lesser-known but important specialized magazines.
has FULL TEXT articles from the first issue of several hundred journals
in the Arts & Sciences I & II, General Science, Language & Literature collections.
Try their Search Tutorial or
their Browse Tutorial.
- Project MUSE® offers nearly 250 quality journal titles from 40 scholarly publishers. As one of the academic community's primary electronic journals resources, Project MUSE covers the fields of literature and criticism, history, the visual and performing arts, cultural studies, education, political science, gender studies, economics, and many others.
PERSEUS Digital Library
Digital library of resources for the study of the ancient world. Originally begun with coverage of the Archaic and Classical Greek world, has now expanded to Latin text and tools, Renaissance materials, and Papyri. Contains hundreds of texts by the major ancient authors and lexica and morphological databases and catalog entries for over 2,800 vases, sculptures, coins, buildings, and sites, including over 13,000 photographs of such objects.
Lii.org = Librarians Index to the Internet
Our motto: "Information You Can Trust." The Librarians' Index to the Internet (lii.org) is a searchable, annotated subject directory of more than 11,000 Internet resources selected and evaluated by librarians for their usefulness to users of public libraries. lii.org is used by both librarians and the general public as a reliable and efficient guide to Internet resources.
Voice of the Shuttle
Forbes magazine lists VoS in its Summer 2002 Best of the Web directory (in the category for Academic Research).
CUNY Graduate Center Web Sites with over 15,000 links arranged by subject
The constantly growing site includes subject specific areas such as CLASSICS, with free web sites as well as relevant licensed resources.
Compiled by Prof. Linda Roccos