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New Database: JP Morgan Research

Friday, February 13th, 2015

This database is essential for all of the stock market followers out there. This database features thousands of analyst reports covering over 3,000 global companies and all industries. Derived from Morgan Markets – which is J.P. Morgan’s exclusive information for key clients and investors – these reports are made available to academic users for education and research purposes. Coverage is 2011 to current with a one week embargo. Lengthy reports cover equities and company performance, global and regional economics and financial strategy, foreign exchange, commodities, liquidity, and emerging markets. Click here to go to the database site!

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New Database: Entrepreneurship

Friday, January 30th, 2015

This entrepreneurship database bridges theory with practice, covering a wide spectrum of resources useful to educators, researchers, students, and practitioners. Content ranges from the scholarly – including journals, dissertations, working papers and conference proceedings – to a full toolkit of practical guides, templates, forms, sample business plans and tips from successful entrepreneur in a wide range of formats – from video to down loadable Word and Excel files, as well as traditional texts and PDFs.

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New Database: Banking Information Source

Friday, January 23rd, 2015

This is the ultimate financial services research tool! The ProQuest Banking Information Source combines the currency of the Internet and the perspective of industry journals. This database includes industry and professional newsletters, school of bank marketing papers, and stonier theses. This database also enables you to search essential banking industry publications for information about the financial services industry, banking and industry trends.

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New Database: Asian Business and Reference

Friday, January 16th, 2015

This database heads to the Eastern Hemisphere and focuses on business and financial news from all the way across the world. It covers Asian business and financial information form key international publications. This database also offers detailed information on companies, economies, markets, international trade, and overall business conditions throughout the Eastern Hemisphere.

You can check it out by clicking Here or by clicking on one of the pictures below!

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OECD Better Life Index

Thursday, July 31st, 2014

logo-bli@2xYou’ve seen plenty of country rankings. By GPD, by economic freedom, by unemployment, by broadband penetration. But how would you rank countries?

Give your brain a five-minute break and play around with the OECD’s interactive Better Life Index. See which country would come in at number one according to what matters most to you.

And if you want to dig deeper, remember BYU has full access to the OECD iLibrary of reports and data.

Library Website Updated!

Wednesday, March 26th, 2014

BYU’s Harold B. Lee Library is launching a redesigned website after Winter Semester ends on April 25! The website can be accessed now at http://topsecret.lib.byu.edu/. Please visit the website and leave some feedback to tell us what they think!

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  • New format more compatible with mobile devices
  • New intuitive layout of library resources
  • Help button available on main page. You may instantly ask a question to a library employee through chat!

We look forward to implementing this on a broad scale and receiving your feedback!

Research Help Available

Thursday, February 27th, 2014

Are you working on a case or MCOM research project and don’t know where to begin? We’re here to help you with all business related research!

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The Business and Economics Research Assistant Office is located in HBLL room 1210.

Student Office Hours:

  • Mon           11:00am – 6:30pm
  • Tues          10:00am – 11:00am, 3:30pm – 6:00pm
  • Wed          11:00am – 6:30pm
  • Thurs         11:00am-1:00pm, 3:30pm – 7:00pm
  • Fri             12:00pm – 7:00pm

Your research starts here!

Wednesday, February 26th, 2014

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Oxford Bibliographies is our new research tool specifically designed  for scholastic reference assistance. It’s a great place to identify key sources of scholarship topics in management/business.

Please feel free to browse through it or if you have any questions feel free to stop by our office in room 1210 of the HBLL

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MCOM Writing Tutor Available

Friday, February 14th, 2014

The BYU Research and Writing Center is now providing specialized MCOM business writing assistance to all students.

To schedule an appointment, drop by the Research and Writing Center (3322HBLL) or call 801-422-1885. Appointments can be made during the following hours:

Monday              1-4 pm [2:30, 3:00, 3:30]

Tuesday              2-5 pm [3:30, 4:00, 4:30]

Wednesday        7-10 pm

Thursday            2-5 pm [3:30, 4:00, 4:30]

Friday                12-2 pm [12:00, 12:30, 1:00]

Location: 3322HBLL (the former sampler reading room)

www.lib.byu.edu/business

 

 

Guidestar: Anything and Everything Nonprofit!

Thursday, January 9th, 2014

If you are interested at all… I mean at all in non-profits and anything and everything about them GuideStar is the database for you! GuideStar provides data on every IRS registered non-profit organization. You can discover the mission, legitimacy, impact, reputation, finances, programs, transparency, and governance of over 1.8 million nonprofit organizations.

You may even find out salaries of those managing the nonprofits and the revenues generated by each non-profits.

In order to access this database, you may find GuideStar here. It is also found on the Company and Industries tab in the Other Directories section.