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New eResource: Advertising REDBOOKS

June 12th, 2014

in Frederick S. Pardee Management Library; Mugar Memorial Library

We are pleased to announce the addition of Advertising REDBOOKS, Academic Edition, to the library's electronic collections.  The Advertising REDBOOKS online database provides current detailed data, including: Access to more than 10,000 U.S. and international agency profiles and 15,000 global advertiser profiles. Detailed contact information for more than 200,000 advertising personnel. Information on... Read the rest of this entry »

New eResource: IBISWorld Specialized Industry Reports

June 9th, 2014

in Frederick S. Pardee Management Library

We are pleased to announce that our IBISWorld subscription has been expanded to include US Specialized Industry Reports on niche and emerging industries.  The following industries are included: Advisory & financial services Business franchises Consumer goods & services Industrial machinery, gas & chemicals Life sciences Online retail Retail market Specialist engineering, infrastructure & contractors Technology The US Specialized Industry Reports... Read the rest of this entry »

#WeNeedDiverseBooks

June 5th, 2014

in Pickering Educational Resources Library

Diversity (and lack thereof) in kids' literature has been a hot topic, especially in the last few months. A group of 22 authors and publishers has launched a #WeNeedDiverseBooks Campaign, urging the public to raise their voices in support of diversity in the publishing industry. Here at the Pickering Educational... Read the rest of this entry »

June 4, 2014: Bioinformatics Student-Organized Symposium

June 2nd, 2014

in Science and Engineering Library

The Annual Boston University Bioinformatics Program Student-Organized Symposium will take place on Wednesday, June 4, 2014 at 9:30 AM in the Life Science and Engineering Building (24 Cummington Mall), LSEB B01. All interested BU students and faculty are welcome. Check out the schedule here.

New eResource: Journal of the European Economic Association

June 1st, 2014

in Frederick S. Pardee Management Library; Mugar Memorial Library

We are pleased to announce that the BU Libraries have added current issues of the Journal of the European Economic Association to its electronic collections.  Previously, our access to this journal did not include the most recent year of coverage, but that is no longer the case now that we... Read the rest of this entry »

Reading Lists for the Summer

May 27th, 2014

in Pickering Educational Resources Library

The Boston Public School system has released its brand new reading lists and resources for Summer 2014.  The community resources and reading lists are listed out by various grade levels, and there is even a section on finding Summer jobs. As you go through these reading lists or other similar lists... Read the rest of this entry »

Memorial Day (May 26) Library Hours

May 19th, 2014

Mugar Memorial Library and most of its branches will be open on Monday, May 26.  For information regarding a particular library schedule, please consult the Hours Page or phone the library directly. Memorial Day is a United States federal holiday observed on the last Monday of May.  Formerly known as Decoration Day, it... Read the rest of this entry »

Library Privileges After Graduation

May 15th, 2014

in Frederick S. Pardee Management Library; Mugar Memorial Library

Many BU library services and collections are available to alumni. Please avail yourself of these rich resources! If visiting the campus, you can use the library and its resources on site, including electronic resources, the listening room of the Music Library and the Howard Gotlieb Archival Research Center. Reference help is also... Read the rest of this entry »

Climate Change 2014: the 5th Assessment Report

May 13th, 2014

in Pickering Educational Resources Library

The Intergovernmental Panel on Climate Change (IPCC) has completed a major report entitled the 5th Assessment Report. The IPCC is a group of scientists working under the auspices of the United Nations, and more than 800 authors contributed to this report. The report "consists of three Working Group (WG) reports and... Read the rest of this entry »

Music Library Summer Scoop

May 12th, 2014

in Music Library

Summer break is upon us and the BU Music Library would like to wish you a safe and happy one! Congratulations to all graduates! To take advantage of alumni library resources, be sure to go to the BU Alumni Association website, print your alumni card online and register for the Alumni Online Community. More information... Read the rest of this entry »