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Featured Database: Investext Plus

February 25th, 2015

in Frederick S. Pardee Management Library

Investext Plus provides research reports written by analysts at leading investment banks, brokerage houses and consulting firms.  These reports provide in-depth financial information and analysis on companies and industries.  Investext is available on our Business Databases: A-Z page.  If you need help searching for a company or industry analyst report, Read the rest of this entry »

What is Fair Use?

February 24th, 2015

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

It's Fair Use Week! Each day teachers teach, students learn, researchers advance knowledge, and consumers access copyrighted information due to exemptions in copyright law, such as fair use in the United States or fair dealing in Canada and other jurisdictions. Fair use and fair dealing allow the use of copyrighted materials without... Read the rest of this entry »

Featured Database: Factiva

February 18th, 2015

in Frederick S. Pardee Management Library

Factiva is a powerful database from Dow Jones that provides full-text access to more than 8,000 news and business publications, including The Wall Street Journal, Barron’s, Forbes, and The New York Times. This database provides information on companies and industries, including company reports and financials. If you need help locating company... Read the rest of this entry »

Win a prize for your personal book collection!

February 17th, 2015

in Frederick S. Pardee Management Library; Mugar Memorial Library

For 38 years, the Friends of the Libraries of Boston University has sponsored an annual book collecting contest. The contest is open to all full-time students regularly enrolled at Boston University and is devised "to stimulate the student body to pursue the gratifying and exhilarating experience of creating a collection... Read the rest of this entry »

Create Company Lists with Business Databases

February 12th, 2015

in Frederick S. Pardee Management Library

The Pardee Management Library has several databases for creating lists of companies by industry and geographic location.  Two examples would be Reference USA and the Company Dossier database in LexisNexis.  These databases can be very helpful when you need to create a list of targeted companies for your job search... Read the rest of this entry »

Business Research Tutorials and Course Guides

February 4th, 2015

in Frederick S. Pardee Management Library

  The Pardee Management Library has several Research Tutorials and Course Guides available to assist with your research or class assignments.  For example, if you are writing a paper and need help citing your sources, take a look at the Citing Business Sources research tutorial.   For helpful instructions on how and... Read the rest of this entry »

Find Business Journals with BU Libraries Search

January 22nd, 2015

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 that are currently available through the BU Libraries. ... Read the rest of this entry »

Welcome Back!

January 15th, 2015

in Frederick S. Pardee Management Library

  We hope you had an enjoyable break!  As you prepare for another semester, the Pardee Management Library would like to remind you of some of the resources available to you. Research Guides:  Our library Research Guides cover a variety of business-related topics and they are typically a good research starting point. Business... Read the rest of this entry »

What’s new in the BU Libraries Search?

January 12th, 2015

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

Over intersession, the BU Libraries Search gained a few new features to enhance your research experience. Using the newly placed Save/Email menu, you can now save to your eShelf, email, print, grab a permalink or export to a citation management tool from your results page without having to go into... Read the rest of this entry »

Winter Intersession Hours

December 12th, 2014

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

All BU libraries (including Mugar Memorial Library) will be closed from Wednesday, December 24, 2014 at 1 pm through Sunday, January 4, 2015, except for the Science and Engineering Library and the Alumni Medical Library. On Monday, December 29 through Wednesday, December 31, the Science and Engineering Library will be open... Read the rest of this entry »