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New York - Living: Home

Links, citations and sources to guide you through all things New York. Topics include, Sports, History, Dining and Nightlife, Arts and Entertainment, Museums and Libraries, Transportation, News & Government. Springboard your research or plan your weekend.


Why use this guide?

Visiting a museum, zoo, library or aquarium? Want to know when you can visit for free? Check out the Museums & Libraries page for a full list of such NYC establishments offering free admission on certain days and times!

Dying to know what movies were filmed at Fordham for a paper or for bragging rights? Check out the Arts & Entertainment page for a list, screen shots and interesting articles published on the subject.

Writing a paper on the Sox/Yanks rivalry for HIST 5406 (History of Sports)? Check out the list of books available in the Fordham Library Collection to get started.

Can Oysters Return to NY Harbor?

[Credit: The Nature Conservancy]

Artificial oyster reefs along the US Gulf Coast are designed to protect and restore shoreline habitat and create living oyster reefs as a sustainable option for reducing erosion of coastal marshes and protecting communities from storm surge. A new study shows restoration of marshes and oyster reefs are among the most cost-effective solutions for reducing coastal flood risks.

Banksy Street Art

Subway Riders 1914

Subway Riders, by Ralph Fasanella (from: Treasures from the Folk Art Museum)

NYC Basic Tips and Etiquette

Animated Gifs to Help you Survive in the City 

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