Business Library News
William C. Gast Business Library News & Events
The MSU Libraries now have access to the LexisNexis Advertising Red Books online.
This database includes listings of companies that buy advertising space, along with their approximate advertising budget and media expenditures, company officers, advertising agencies used, and brands owned. It is the online version of the Advertising Red Books found in the Gast Business Library.
TableBase is now back up and running. Please alert Kara Gust at 432-4182 if you experience any problems accessing this database.
The TableBase database is experiencing technical difficulties and is currently unavailable. TableBase staff are working to resolve the problem and they will alert us as soon as the problem is fixed.
We apologize for any inconvenience. Please call Kara Gust at 432-4182 if you have questions.
The powerpoint presentation file of "Gartner: Technology Insight and Beyond" on December 20th from 2006 Seminars for Faculty on Instructional Technology is now available here.
The MSU Libraries now have access to Hoover's Online Pro Plus database.
Hoover's Online Pro Plus offers comprehensive intelligence coverage on over 17 million companies with over 19 million decision makers. You can utilize Hoover's Plus data mining tools to create custom company reports, build targeted company and contact lists within your global region(s), and download information on 43,000 top organizations worldwide.
The Gast Business Library announces additional space dedicated to group study. Six cubicles located on the south side of the library (Rooms 14 â€“ 19), previously used by patrons on a first come, first served basis, will now require a reservation. To reserve a cubicle, use the online room reservation link found at www.lib.msu.edu/business
MSU students, faculty and staff can now access the Gartner Portal by visiting www.gartnerportal.ais.msu.edu and logging in with their MSUnet ID and password. The MSU library will offer a LCTTP class -- "Gartner: Information Technology (IT) Research and Beyond" on Nov. 3 from 3:00 PM to 4:00 PM in room 22 of the Gast Business Library.
Background information on the Gartner Portal:
"One of the greatest challenges IT educators, students and professionals face is getting the right market information at the right time to make critical decisions. For many years, Administrative...Continue reading "Gartner Class on Nov. 3 in Business Library"...
The MSU Libraries now have access to the the American Accounting Association journals online.
Accounting and the Public Interest
Auditing: A Journal of Practice & Theory
Behavioral Research in Accounting
Issues in Accounting Education
Journal of Emerging Technologies in Accounting
Journal of Information Systems
Journal of International Accounting Research
Journal of Legal Tax Research
Journal of Management Accounting Research
WRDS is pleased to announce the addition of CISDM Hedge Fund/CTA Database.
This dataset is being offered by the University of Massachusetts Amherst and their Center for International Securities and Derivatives Markets (CISDM) at no charge to all WRDS subscribers for a one year period. Following the one year period, CISDM will give an option of subscribing to the data either through WRDS or directly.
The CISDM database provides information on over 3700 active Hedge Funds and over 660 active CTAs and CPOs. In addition, the database covers 3800 inactives. For each fund in the...Continue reading "WRDS: Addition of CISDM Hedge Fund/CTA Database"...
You are invited to attend a free training session for the Euromonitor Packaging database in Room 100 Packaging from 11:30 - 1:00 PM on Friday, Sept.15.
The packaging database from Euromonitor is a great resource for finding statistics regarding packaging use around the world. Christopher Ohlhoff from Euromonitor will present.
The library has an extended trial of the Packaging database through December 9, 2006. To have access to the database during the trial period, faculty and students will need to contact Nancy Lucas for more information at 432-4180.