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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…

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…

Patricia Berens

Craft Beer, Trevor Noah, Athletes, Jihad – New Books on Many Topics!

Come take a look at our New Books shelf and see if there’s something that interests you! Some newer titles are : Born a Crime: Stories from a South African Childhood by Trevor Noah The Champion Mindset: an Athlete’s Guide to Mental Toughness by Joanna Zeiger Brewing Revolution: Pioneering the Craft Beer Movement by Frank…

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…

Patricia Berens

Poet Brian Turner on Campus – Read Some of his Books!

Today at 7 p.m. at the Sorenson Theater Brian Turner will be reading poetry selections. The library owns two of his books: 1. My Life as a Foreign Country which is his memoir — we just acquired this — find it in our New Books section. Look for the call number (label on the spine)…

Library website and ProQuest access restored

The server issues causing access issues have been fixed.  Access to the library website and ProQuest has been restored.     We are currently experiencing trouble accessing portions of the library website as well as all of our ProQuest databases.  This trouble is a result of third-party server issues. It may also be affecting other…

Patricia Berens

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 &…

Emily Miles

Economist website is not working

The Economist website is currently not working properly. When attempting to access articles you may get a 404 error or a message that says you need to subscribe. The vendor is aware of the problem and working on a fix. In the meantime, you can access articles from The Economist journal via Academic OneFile. We apologize for…