CUNY SPS: Research Administration and Compliance


Welcome to the Research Administration and Compliance research guide. Here you will find useful information to conduct research for your courses, such as eBooks, journals, online resources and more. To get started, navigate through the above tabs.

Encyclopedias and Dictionaries

Course E-Reserves

Find assigned resources for your classes, like books, media, articles, and more.

Electronic reserve materials (such as articles, book chapters we've scanned, etc.) are available online in our e-reserve system. You can access e-reserves from anywhere by logging in with your course password and SPS username and password. For the course password, ask your professor or call the reserve desk at (646) 312-1660 for help.

Find the list of SPS classes that have e-reserves here.

RAC Related Search Terms

In OneSearch and in individual databases you can focus your search by changing "All Fields" to "Subject" and type in your desired subject. Some examples of Research and Compliance related subject terms:

  • Bioethics
  • Clinical medicine -- Practice
  • Clinical trials -- Moral and ethical aspects
  • Compliance
  • Decentralization in management
  • Decision making
  • Education and state
  • Educational policy
  • Educational Policy and Politics
  • Emotional intelligence
  • Ethics, Research
  • Evaluation  
  • Experiential research  
  • Experimental design  
  • Federal aid to research
  • Finance
  • Group work in research  
  • Group-randomized trials  
  • History  
  • Human experimentation in medicine -- Moral and ethical aspects
  • Human Resource Management
  • Industrial management
  • Innovation/Technology Management
  • Intellectual property
  • Interdisciplinary research  
  • Laboratory animals
  • Law and legislation  
  • Management
  • Medical ethics
  • Medical offices -- Management.
  • Medical research personnel
  • Medicine -- Research
  • Methodology
  • Moral and ethical aspects
  • Organizational behavior and leadership
  • Peer review of research grant proposals
  • Personnel management
  • Policy development and implementation
  • Policy sciences
  • Problem solving
  • Proposal writing in research  
  • Research
  • Research -- Moral and ethical aspects
  • Research and development contracts  
  • Research grants
  • Research institutes -- Administration
  • Research institutes -- United States -- Administration
  • Research Subjects
  • Research teams
  • Risk assessment
  • Scientists -- Professional ethics
  • Universities and colleges -- Administration



OneSearch allows users to cast a wide net and search across many databases at the same time. You can specify whether you want to search books, articles or everything* (*see details about what this means on the OneSearch Hacks tab above).

  • Connect your keywords with AND or OR (keep them in caps): Eg: Research OR Compliance AND Ethical aspects
  • Use quotation marks around specific phrases
  • Go to "Advanced Search" to search by title, author, subject or ISBN
  • Filter your results by date, resource type, subject and more (see "OneSearch Hacks" tab above)