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The CIIS Library is pleased to announce that a new version of RefWorks is available and ready to use!

RefWorks is a web-based tool that helps students collect and organize citations and create bibliographies with the click of a button. Whether you're new to RefWorks or an expert user, we encourage you to explore the new version and browse the library's "Introduction to New RefWorks" guide.


CIIS Library Services

Reference consultations

Want to...

  • learn to find articles and books?
  • get training on how to use Library resources?
  • find out more about RefWorks or Interlibrary Loan?

You may also always send us questions via e-mail at askref [at] ciis [dot] edu.

CIIS Research Guides and FAQs

The CIIS LIbrary has a number of research guides and FAQs to help with:

  • How to use library and scholarly resources like e-books and more!
  • Subject-specific guides that will point to helpful books, journals and other resources on a topic or in a field of study
  • How to use interlibrary loan
  • CIIS's copyright guidelines
  • ...and more!
For more CIIS research guides look here CIIS Library Research Guides.

Your CIIS Library Account

Looking to check due dates, renew and request items, place holds and more?
Log into your Library account.

Student Study Rooms

Want to...

  • study in a quieter space?
  • have a private meeting?
  • study in a group?
  • make a phone call?
  • watch a video or DVD?
Reserve one of the two new student study rooms!

The Library recommends:

RefWorks - a bibliography maker and citation manager. If you need assistance or training on how to use RefWorks, make an appointment with a Reference Librarian by sending e-mail to askref [at] ciis [dot] edu.

CIIS Center for Writing and Scholarship (MyCIIS login required)
How can you claim writing as a central part of your academic and professional journey at CIIS?

The Center for Writing and Scholarship’s weekly writing groups and individual tutoring appointments are designed to help students build a professional writing practice and process within a supportive learning environment. Visit CWS’s page on MyCIIS to learn more about CWS, their programming, and their resources. CWS programming is free for all CIIS students, alumni, staff, and faculty.

Log on to MyCIIS in a new browser tab or window, then click this link for more information about tutoring sessions, then browse the site to learn more about current CWS services, programs and workshops:
Chronicle of Higher Education - Click to access the Chronicle's homepage and read the latest news in education!

Archaeomythology Research Guide - Click to access this CIIS Library resource. Includes the Re-Genesis Encyclopedia.

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Contact us with your
feedback: syslib [at] ciis [dot] edu
research questions: askref [at] ciis [dot] edu
September 13, 2017