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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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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ThomsonONE is working again

  The vendor has been able to resolve the issue.  ThomsonOne should be working again.  Thanks for your patience. ThomsonONE Banker is currently not available.  You will see an error message, “You are not authorized to view this page”. The vendor is working to resolve the issue ASAP.  Stay tuned.

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Patricia Berens

We’ve refreshed our New Books shelf!

Check out our new books! Among them: Tracy Chevalier’s latest: The Last Runaway Neutrino Hunters: The Thrilling Chase for a Ghostly Particle to Unlock the Secrets of the Universe by Ray Jayawardhana Uncharted: Big Data as a Lens on Human Culture by Erez Aiden and Jean-Baptiste Michel The lost leaders : how corporate America loses…

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Financial Times e-paper is available again

The issue with access to the Financial Times e-paper has been resolved.  Click the icon on the library homepage for access to the latest Financial Times.

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ESG Manager, Boston Business Journal, ImportGenius, and WestLawNext full access restored

The certificate error with these databases has been fixed.  All should be working without issue.   ESG Manager, Boston Business Journal, ImportGenius, and WestLawNext are currently experiencing technical issues.  We are working to resolve the issue as quickly as possible.  We apologize for any inconvenience this may cause. The certificate error can be ignored for…

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