Author: Patricia Berens

Patricia Berens

Best Sources for Industry & Market Research

Do you need to research an industry for one of your classes? Or are you developing a business plan and need a better understanding of the market? Horn Library provides access to some key resources: Standard & Poors NetAdvantage — US industry overviews of major sectors, e.g. automotive, pharma, energy, beverages, telecom, etc. with strong…

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Patricia Berens

New Research Resources, Some Name Changes, and More!

It’s been a busy summer for the Library’s Content Management team.  Some key changes and additions: Ebook Central replaces both Ebrary and EBL and includes about 250,000 e-books across all topic areas Investext, the Thomson Reuters collection of brokerage reports, has been added to the Mergent Online platform Women’s Studies Archive: Women’s Issues and Identities…

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Patricia Berens

New Content on Career Site Vault

Vault’s Industry Guides cover a wide range of professional sectors and provide many helpful details about careers in these fields. Vault recently added guides to the Pharma & Biotech industry as well as the Social Media sector. Check out all their guides here. Other new content are brand-new Q&A video interviews with professionals across many…

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Patricia Berens

New Research Database: Slavery in America and the World: History, Culture & Law

Slavery in America and the World: History, Culture & Law features a multitude of essential legal materials on slavery in the United States and the English-speaking world. This includes every statute passed by every colony and state on slavery, every federal statute dealing with slavery, and all reported state and federal cases on slavery.  It…

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Economist Kenneth Arrow Died – Read Some of His Books!

Renowned economist Kenneth Arrow, who won one of the first Nobel prizes in Economics, passed away yesterday. Are you interested in his books? Horn Library has the following ones: On ethics and economics : conversations with Kenneth J. Arrow by Kenneth Joseph Arrow, Kristen Renwick Monroe, Nicholas Monroe Lampros Publication: New York: Routledge Taylor &…

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Patricia Berens

Financial Times e-Paper Links Working Again!

You can now access the Financial Times e-paper again without needing a personal account.  Just use the link on the Library website.  Scroll down to the FT.com logo and click on it. If you would like to set up a personal account in order to view the e-paper and FT.com website content on your mobile device…

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Patricia Berens

Big Data, Economics, History, Politics, Philosophy, Science — Check Out Our New Books!

These are just some of the new books you can find on the Library’s New Books Shelf: Weapons of Math Destruction: How Big Data Increases Inequality and Threatens Democracy by Cathy O’Neil Ecommerce Analytics: Analyze and Improve the Impact of Your Digital Strategy by Babson’s Judah Phillips The 100-Year Life: Living and Working in an Age…

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