Chicago State University

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Gwendolyn Brooks Library

9501 South Martin Luther King Dr.
Chicago, IL 60628-1598

Library phone: 773-995-2341
Library fax: 773-995-3772

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Library Staff

Acting/Interim Director: Jeremy Hughes 773-821-2782
E-Resources Liaison: Joanna Kolendo 773-995-2542
ILDS: Charlene Snelling 773-995-2557
CONTENTdm: Gayle Porter 773-995-2551
I-Share Liaison: Martin Kong 773-995-3908
Circulation: Charlene Snelling 773-995-2557
Patron Billing: Charlene Snelling 773-995-2557
Inter-Library Loan: Charlene Snelling 773-995-2557
Public Services: Charlene Snelling 773-995-2557
Cataloging: Gayle Porter 773-995-2551
Acquisitions: Azungwe Kwembe 773-821-2848
Serials: Azungwe Kwembe 773-821-2848
Systems/Connectivity: Martin Kong 773-995-3908
Technical Liaison: Martin Kong 773-995-3908
Logon Security: Martin Kong 773-995-3908
Open Athens Contact: Joanna Kolendo 773-995-2542

I-Share Member since Feb 1980

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OCLC Holding Symbol: IAA
System Affiliation: RAILS
Library-Use IDs: 20411+000-13-0000-01 to 20411+000-13-9999-01
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EBSCOAcademic Search Complete
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EBSCOHealth Source: Nursing/Academic Edition
EBSCOMAS Ultra: School Edition
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CARLI Funded Purchases


Alexander Street PressBlack Studies in Video (CN-00003462)
Alexander Street PressWomen & Social Movements
Alexander Street PressFilmakers Library Online: Volume II (CN-00003462)
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Alexander Street PressBlack Thought & Culture
Alexander Street PressClassical Music in Video
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Alexander Street PressHarpWeek 1857 - 1912
Alexander Street PressAmerican History in Video (CN-00003462)
Alexander Street PressFilmakers Library Online (CN-00003462)
Alexander Street PressFilmakers Library Online: Volume III (CN-00003462)
Cambridge University PressHistorical Statistics of the U.S.
ProQuestIllinois Digital Sanborn Maps
Sage PublicationsSage E-Reference Collection
SaskiaSaskia Archive
Springer NatureSpringer eBooks - Medicine Collection 2005 - 2010

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NC LiveNC Live Web Site Service
Oxford University PressOxford University Press Ebooks (2020 - 2023)
ProQuestProQuest EBL eBooks (2013 - 2018)
Sage PublicationsSage Deep Backfiles
Wiley Subscription ServicesWiley EBooks (2020 - 2023)

Fiscal Year 2023

Chronicle of Higher EducationChronicle of Higher Education
Credo ReferenceCredo Reference - Academic Core
EBSCOProfessional Development Collection
EBSCOMilitary & Government Collections
EBSCOSPORTDiscus Full Text
EBSCONewspaper Source
EBSCOApplied Science and Technology Source Ultimate
EBSCOMental Measurements Yearbook with Tests in Print
EBSCOBusiness Source Elite
EBSCOMLA International Bibliography
EBSCOCore Collection 5-pack
EBSCORegional Business News
EBSCOLibrary Literature and Information Science Full Text
EBSCOEducation Research Complete
EBSCOSocial Work Abstracts
EBSCOHistorical Abstracts Full Text
EBSCOSocINDEX with Full Text
EBSCONovelist Plus
EBSCOMedline with Full Text
EBSCOHealth Source: Nursing/Academic Edition
EBSCOSmall Business Reference Center
EBSCOConsumer Health Complete
EBSCOHealth Source: Consumer Edition
EBSCOLibrary Information Science & Technology Abstracts with Full Text (formerly LISTA with Full Text)
EBSCOInternational Pharmaceutical Abstracts
EBSCOPrimary Search
EBSCOAmerica: History and Life with Full Text
EBSCOAcademic Search Complete
EBSCOMasterFILE Premier
EBSCOBook Index with Reviews
EBSCOPolitical Science Complete
EBSCOMAS Ultra: School Edition
Gale GroupLiterature Resource Center
Gale GroupGale in Context: Opposing Viewpoints
LexisNexisLexisNexis Academic
Oxford University PressVery Short Introductions Online
Oxford University PressGrove Music Online
ProQuestProQuest Statistical Abstracts of the United States
ProQuestPhysical Education Index
ProQuestPQDT Global Full Text
ProQuestHistorical New York Times
ProQuestThe Music Database (formerly the International Index to Music Periodicals)
ProQuestCriminal Justice Database
ProQuestABI/INFORM Global

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American Chemical SocietyACS All Publications Package (formerly Web Editions)
Johns Hopkins University PressProject Muse Basic Research
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