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SPAN 357, Prof. Hernandez-Ojeda, fall 2019

Library Databases and Other Online Resources

New York Times Historical database

Search early 20th-century editions of the New York Times for mentions of people and events at Hunter College.


JSTOR database

JSTOR includes scholarly journals in Spanish studies from the early 20th century. Many of these journals include reports from Spanish programs and clubs at colleges and universities around the US and in other countries. Try searching here for Hunter College activities.


Targeted searching with Google

You can use Google's search engine to search through the Hunter College website and digitized archival material.

To search material on Hunter College webpages only, try searching with your keywords plus the following phrase

          site:hunter.cuny.edu

Or, to search material on Hunter College Library webpages only (including the Archives), try searching your keywords plus the following phrase

          site:library.hunter.cuny.edu

For example, here is a sample search for

        "Claudine Gray" site:hunter.cuny.edu

on Hunter's site. It brings up her obituary and commencement programs and issues of Hunters Alumnae News that mention her name. What useful information can you take from these documents?