Twelve CUNY library faculty members received 2011 PSC-CUNY Grant Awards. The Professional Staff Congress-City University of New York (PSC-CUNY) Research Award Program seeks to further the professional growth and development of its faculty, and to provide support for both the established and the younger scholar.
CUNY was ranked 23rd nationally with respect to the number of papers of research and professional practice published in the leading journals for subject specialist librarians during 2000-2010.
CUNY was one of five institutions across the U.S. selected by the Association of College and Research Libraries to host the program “Scholarly Communication 101: Starting with the Basics.”
Curtis Kendrick, University Dean for Libraries and Information Resources, discusses the impact of the information technology revolution, the effects of the economic downturn and related cost-cutting measures, and why libraries matter more than ever.