For Faculty and Staff

    Publications Access


    As a benefit of institutional membership, online access to all CGS publications is provided to faculty and staff at member institutions.
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    To create a new user account for publications access, complete this form. Creating an account with this self-service form will only allow you access to our publications. If you already have a user account for, login with your username (i.e., your institutional email address) and password for access to the CGS Member Library.  


    By creating a user account, you agree to the Terms of Use for Electronic Publications


    Hard copies of CGS publications are also available for purchase. Read more about the CGS Member Library.


    CGS is the leading source of information, data analysis, and trends in graduate education. Our benchmarking data help member institutions to assess performance in key areas, make informed decisions, and develop plans that are suited to their goals.
    CGS Best Practice initiatives address common challenges in graduate education by supporting institutional innovations and sharing effective practices with the graduate community. Our programs have provided millions of dollars of support for improvement and innovation projects at member institutions.
    As the national voice for graduate education, CGS serves as a resource on issues regarding graduate education, research, and scholarship. CGS collaborates with other national stakeholders to advance the graduate education community in the policy and advocacy arenas.  
    CGS is an authority on global trends in graduate education and a leader in the international graduate community. Our resources and meetings on global issues help members internationalize their campuses, develop sustainable collaborations, and prepare their students for a global future.