Check out Swank Films on Demand

Are you aware of the on-demand film service that we have here at the Research Center?

You can search the titles here.

If you aren’t sure what you’d like to include — you can search by genre here or you can take a look at the specialty films here

These films can be a great addition to the curriculum.

Please fill out a reserve request form if you are interested in using one of the many titles available.

If you have any questions about this service, please email research@journalism.cuny.edu

 

New Fall 2013 Semester Hours at the Research Center

Starting Monday, August 26, 2013, The Research Center will be open from 10 am to 6 pm on Monday, Thursday and Friday. Our evening hours will be on Tuesday and Wednesday from 10 am to 8 pm and we will be open on Saturday from 1 pm to 5 pm. We will not open on Sunday this semester.

For library closings, please check out Hours and Schedules page:

http://www.journalism.cuny.edu/research-center/about-us/hours-and-schedules/

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Get the latest news from a new resource: Zapaday

If you are looking for a new place to find story ideas,  Zapaday may be the website for you.

Zapaday is a  free open news calendar that publishes details of upcoming news stories and events around the globe.

Stories can be searched for by category on the site’s calendar section, including national and international affairs, politics, product launches, events and festivals, justice and sports.

You don’t need to sign up to view the calendar, but if you do, you will receive notifications for the categories that matter most to you.

The way it works is simple.

The site uses bots and human editors to monitor thousands of news sites and calendars for upcoming events.

The goal of the site is to help event organizers, bloggers, political analysts, marketers, travelers and of course journalists like you plan ahead, get insights and save time.

Go ahead and check it out. You can never have enough resources to get story ideas.