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Fellowship Opportunity for Faculty

The Library welcomes applications for the OER Faculty Fellowship program, now in its fourth year, for the 2021-2022 cohort! Applications...
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Celebrating Diversity: Native American Heritage Month Resources!

Resources for Native American Studies by James Tasato Mellone, Historical Cultural and Social Sciences Librarian The QC Library celebrates Native...
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Queens College Library Acquires Barbara Rosenthal Archives

The archival collection of influential cross-media artist Barbara Rosenthal ’75, “Old Master of New Media,” has been acquired by Queens College CUNY in a combined sale and donation facilitated by a generous patron.
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Treasures from Special Collections and Archives: First Editions of The Adventures of Tom Sawyer by Mark Twain 

Welcome to the inaugural post of the new monthly series, “Treasures from Special Collections and Archives.” This series will initially feature items from the Rare Books and Print History Collections of the Department of Special Collections and Archives (SCA) but will eventually expand to feature items from other important collections held by the department.  To inaugurate the series, we are proud to announce that the SCA holds two copies of the first American edition of The Adventures of Tom Sawyer by Mark Twain.  
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QC Research Highlights: Local Context

QC Research Highlights is a monthly blog series featuring work from Queens College (QC) authors in CUNY Academic Works. Fascinating, important research is happening here at QC and we want you...
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Fellowship Opportunity for Faculty

Fellowship Opportunity for Faculty

The Library welcomes applications for the OER Faculty Fellowship program, now in its fourth year, for the 2021-2022 cohort! Applications are due by December 1, 2021. Apply Now Fellows will...
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Celebrating Diversity: Native American Heritage Month Resources!

Celebrating Diversity: Native American Heritage Month Resources!

Resources for Native American Studies by James Tasato Mellone, Historical Cultural and Social Sciences Librarian The QC Library celebrates Native American Heritage Month! It is fitting that this commemoration of...
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Queens College Library Acquires Barbara Rosenthal Archives

Queens College Library Acquires Barbara Rosenthal Archives

The archival collection of influential cross-media artist Barbara Rosenthal ’75, “Old Master of New Media,” has been acquired by Queens College CUNY in a combined sale and donation facilitated by a generous patron.
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Treasures from Special Collections and Archives: First Editions of The Adventures of Tom Sawyer by Mark Twain 

Treasures from Special Collections and Archives: First Editions of The Adventures of Tom Sawyer by Mark Twain 

Welcome to the inaugural post of the new monthly series, “Treasures from Special Collections and Archives.” This series will initially feature items from the Rare Books and Print History Collections of the Department of Special Collections and Archives (SCA) but will eventually expand to feature items from other important collections held by the department.  To inaugurate the series, we are proud to announce that the SCA holds two copies of the first American edition of The Adventures of Tom Sawyer by Mark Twain.  
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QC Research Highlights: Local Context

QC Research Highlights: Local Context

QC Research Highlights is a monthly blog series featuring work from Queens College (QC) authors in CUNY Academic Works. Fascinating, important research is happening here at QC and we want you to know about it! Sometimes (but not always) this series may feature several works on...
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Stories from the Civil Rights Archives: The Queens College Student Help Project of 1963

Stories from the Civil Rights Archives: The Queens College Student Help Project of 1963

Thursday, December 9, 2021, 4 - 5PM EST In this presentation, primary sources from the archives will bring to life this important history, as documented through a year-long oral history initiative made possible by the Freda S. and J. Chester Johnson Civil Rights & Social Justice Archives Fellowship Program at the Queens College Library.
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Free Film Screening Series (Queer Cinema at QC):  Monster Pies

Free Film Screening Series (Queer Cinema at QC): Monster Pies

Please join us for Queer Cinema at QC! This monthly film screening series continues on Wednesday, October 20th, at 6pm with the film Monster Pies! When Mike's English teacher pairs...
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Upcoming Event: Tools and Tips for Searching, Creating, and Sharing with Open: A Presentation from the QC Library

Upcoming Event: Tools and Tips for Searching, Creating, and Sharing with Open: A Presentation from the QC Library

The Queens College Library is celebrating Open Access Week with a workshop on all things open!  The workshop will be held on Monday, October 25, 12:15-1:30 PM. We want to introduce you...
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Culture Watch: Halloween Update!

Culture Watch: Halloween Update!

All weekend there are virtual games with Brooklyn Virtual Game Night. Charades, trivia, and costumes. Tickets are free but there are limited spots each night.Friday, October 29 at 9:15pm: Rock...
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Celebrating Diversity: Italian American Heritage Month Highlights

Celebrating Diversity: Italian American Heritage Month Highlights

The month of October has been designated Italian American Heritage month. Although overlapping with another group, Hispanic Heritage month, this date was chosen in 1989 by presidential decree to overlap with Columbus Day on October 11th.   For many, it is a time to reflect on Italian Americans' many contributions and to enrich their understanding through lectures, readings and events.  It is also a time to explore through publications and media outlets the changes and new attitudes felt in the field of this group as they touch on its history, sociology, art, culture and literature. 
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QC Research Highlights: Master’s Theses and Capstones at Queens College

QC Research Highlights: Master’s Theses and Capstones at Queens College

This edition of QC Research Highlights features some of the important, fascinating research done by graduate students at Queens College. Academic Works, CUNY’s institutional repository, has a small collection of master’s theses and student capstones completed at Queens College.   This collection is still growing! See below if you’d like to participate. 
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Electronic Resources Round-up

Electronic Resources Round-up

The QC Library currently has trials to the following resources:  Drama Online Oberon Collection, Human Kinetics Library, and Theatre Performance and Design Collection.
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