Patricia Berens

Maya Angelou Book Display

Come see some of the writings of Maya Angelou who recently passed on. The library has a selection of her books on display at the Information Desk. Take a look, check out a book… Some of the titles are: Poems Mom and Me and Mom Letter to my Daughter A Song Flung up to Heaven…

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Patricia Berens

We’ve added over 250 e-audiobooks!

Do you like listening to audiobooks?  We’ve refreshed our EBSCO e-audiobook collection with over 250 titles, from fiction to non-fiction, business books to mysteries — something for everyone and just in time for the summer!  Happy listening!  

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Patricia Berens

Library Travel E-Resources

If you’re traveling outside the US this summer, take a look at Global Road Warrior. It tells you all about the climate, customs, currency, electrical systems, food, points of interest, and so much more about each country. Do you need to brush up on or do you want to learn a foreign language? Mango will…

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EBSCOhost databases are back up

EBSCOhost databases are back up.  If you continue to have trouble accessing these databases please let us know, research@babson.edu   We are having intermittent connectivity issues with our EBSCOhost databases.  The vendor is working to resolve the issue.  Stay tuned.

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Access issues with Factiva fixed

We have been able to resolve the access issues with Factiva.  Sorry it took so long.  If you continue to experience problems let us know, research@babson.edu We are experiencing intermittent connectivity issues with Factiva.  The issue has been reported to the vendor.  Hopefully they will be able to resolve this quickly.  Stay tuned.

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Patricia Berens

Faculty: Join SSRN (Social Science Research Network)!

The Library recently renewed Babson’s annual site license to SSRN.  In general, everyone at Babson has access to SSRN and anyone can post papers, but if you specifically sign up to be a member in a network, you get the following benefits: Access to specific eJournals, including billable ones free of charge, enabling you to…

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Patricia Berens

Come check out our interesting new books!

We’ve recently acquired 20-30 new books for our collection.  Here are just a few examples: Netflixed: The Epic Battle for America’s Eyeballs by Gina Keating Overdressed: The Shocking High Cost of Cheap Fashion by Elizabeth Cline Startup Rising: The Entrepreneurial Revolution Remaking the Middle East by Christopher Schroeder Leading the Starbucks Way: 5 Principles for…

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Patricia Berens

Mary Pinard’s Poetry

Today in the Chapel at 5:30 Mary Pinard will launch her new poetry book, Portal. The Library will have a copy available soon, but in the meantime, check out a prior collection of hers called Permanence. You can find it on the third floor of Horn Library; the call number is PS3566 I63 1995. If…

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Patricia Berens

BCC Research adds Photonics to their industry coverage

Market research vendor BCC Research now includes reports about laser systems, fiber-optic connectors, and nanotechnology for photonics.   The library has renewed Babson’s subscription to this market research provider for another year.  BCC Research is based in Wellesley but covers global markets! Besides photonics, BCC Research covers healthcare, energy and natural resources, biotechnology, pharmaceuticals, food and…

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Patricia Berens

Visiting Poet Toi Derricotte’s Books on Display in the Library

We’ve put the four books we own by Derricotte on display — come take a look!  These are the titles: The Black Notebooks: an Interior Journey The Empress of the Death House Tender The Undertaker’s Daughter Toi Derricotte is on campus on Wednesday, Feb. 12th.  She will be reading from her poems at 7:30 p.m. in the…

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