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Pardee Library: Final Exam Hours

November 21st, 2016

in Frederick S. Pardee Management Library

Pardee Library will be open extended hours during final exams. The hours for December 13 – 21 are below. Mugar Library is also holding extended hours. Tuesday, December 13 - Thursday December 15 8 am – 11 pm Friday, December 16 8 am – 6 pm Saturday, December 17 10 am – 6 pm Sunday, December 18 10... Read the rest of this entry »

Mugar Library: Extended Exam Hours

December 8th, 2016

in Mugar Memorial Library

Beginning Tuesday, December 13, 2016 at 7:00 am, through Tuesday, December 20 at midnight, Mugar Memorial Library will be open 24 hours. During late night/early morning hours (generally between 11:00 pm and 7:00 am) access to the library will be restricted to currently enrolled Boston University students with a BU ID... Read the rest of this entry »

New Resource: Embase

December 7th, 2016

in Frederick S. Pardee Management Library; Mugar Memorial Library; Pickering Educational Resources Library

The BU Libraries now have access to Embase.  Embase includes over 6 million records and more than 2,900 journals that are not covered in MEDLINE. It also includes conference abstracts from biomedical, drug and medical device conferences dating back to 2009. Embase currently indexes 6,000+ conferences covering over 2 million conference... Read the rest of this entry »

Open Digital Pedagogy Discussion, 12/15, 12-1pm

December 5th, 2016

in African Studies Library; Astronomy Library; Frederick S. Pardee Management Library; Mugar Memorial Library; Music Library; Pickering Educational Resources Library; Science and Engineering Library; Stone Science Library

On Thursday, December 15, the BU Libraries’ Digital Scholarship Services will be hosting a discussion on open digital pedagogy: how do we define it and what does/could it look like at BU? We’ll be using the article “Open Digital Pedagogy = Critical Pedagogy” as our jumping-off point for the discussion; you... Read the rest of this entry »

Business Research Guides

November 29th, 2016

As you work on your final projects for the semester, we wanted to remind you that the Pardee Management Library has several Research Guides, Tutorials and Course Guides available to assist you with your research.  For example, if you need help researching a business topic such as entrepreneurship, take a... Read the rest of this entry »

Find Business Journals with BU Libraries Search

November 21st, 2016

in Frederick S. Pardee Management Library

If you need help finding a business journal, try using the Search for Journals and Newspapers (Advanced Search) feature of the BU Libraries Search. Type the journal name into the search box and the results will be limited to journals and newspapers currently available through the BU Libraries. The BU... Read the rest of this entry »

Thanksgiving weekend hours

November 18th, 2016

in Frederick S. Pardee Management Library; Mugar Memorial Library

All BU libraries are closed on Thanksgiving Day, Thursday November 24. Some libraries may be closed or have shortened hours on Wednesday, November 23 and from Friday, November 25 through Sunday, November 27, so please consult the Hours Page or phone the library directly if you have any questions. Thanksgiving... Read the rest of this entry »

Open Access and Publication Quality, 11/29, 12-1pm

November 17th, 2016

in African Studies Library; Astronomy Library; Frederick S. Pardee Management Library; Mugar Memorial Library; Music Library; Pickering Educational Resources Library; Science and Engineering Library; Stone Science Library

The scholarly communication landscape is rapidly changing. The growth of open access journals, new forms of peer review, and alternative ideas about publication impact are provoking new questions about how we evaluate published scholarship: What criteria can we use to evaluate a scholarly journal? How can we protect ourselves and... Read the rest of this entry »

Pardee Library Featured New Books

November 15th, 2016

in Frederick S. Pardee Management Library

Are you looking for something to read during Thanksgiving Recess?  If so, be sure to check out the Pardee Library Featured New Books page. This page includes a list of new print books that may be borrowed from Pardee Library, as well as a list of new ebooks that you... Read the rest of this entry »

“Celebrating Peace Corps” Exhibit & Events Nov. 14-18, 2016

November 15th, 2016

in African Studies Library

As part of International Education Week (Nov. 14-18, 2016) the African Studies Library is invites you to stop by and view the following exhibit and events. Exhibit:   “Peace Corps: 55 Years of Global Engagement”  Peace Corps has changed the lives of its volunteers even as they made a difference in their countries of... Read the rest of this entry »