HathiTrust: A Shared Digital Repository

Columbia is a member of the HathiTrust Digital Library, a vast repository of nearly 9 million volumes, 2.5 million of which are full-text searchable.  Though international in scope, The HathiTrust collection is especially useful for magazines & journals published before 1924, US government documents, and multi-volume works. Login for the most complete search options, which […]

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Google Books adds EPUB Downloading Format

  Many books published before 1925 can now be downloaded from Google Books in the EPUB format, an excellent format for reading on iPhones, iPod Touches, iPads, and other mobile devices. Here are some of our favorite EPUB readers: iPhone, iPod Touch, or iPad: Stanza  (free from the app store) Android Phones:  Aldiko Blackberry: BePub […]

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CLIOmobile

Out and About?  Use CLIOmobile to: Search CLIO Email records View your Library Account and renew items Access and save items to your List Place recalls Add this link to your mobile device:  http://www.columbia.edu/cgi-bin/cul/resolve?cliomobile More info: http://www.columbia.edu/cgi-bin/cul/resolve?cliomobile0 Please send questions or comments to: mobilefeedback@libraries.cul.columbia.edu […]

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What’s new in CLIO? Location Limits

Looking for DVDs you can borrow?  Limit your title and keyword searches to Location: Butler Media (Circulating). Looking for books that are available at 2am? Limit your title and keyword searches to Location: Milstein (24 hr) Each time you add a location to a search, CLIO will look for items in either location.  Physical volumes always […]

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Summer Listening: E-Audiobooks from the New York Public Library

If you have a New York Public Library card, you can easily download e-Audiobooks to your ipod touch, iphone, or other mobile device. First, search the catalog for the type of audiobook you wish to download. The easiest e-audiobooks to download are MP3 audiobooks, which can be downloaded directly to your ipod touch, iphone, or […]

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New Reference Books

The Oxford Encyclopedia of Ancient Greece and Rome. New York: Oxford University Press, 2010. 7 vols. Historical Atlas of the Ancient World. Boston : Brill, 2010. Etymological Dictionary of Greek. Boston : Brill, 2010. 2 vols. South Africa’s Truth and Reconciliation Commission: An Annotated Bibliography. New York: Nova, 2009. Anarchist Periodicals in English Published in […]

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