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Featured Guide: International Business & Country Information

April 14th, 2017

in Frederick S. Pardee Management Library

The newly reorganized International Business & Country Information guide is a great starting point for conducting international business research.  This guide includes a wide variety of country information sources such as country snapshots and statistics, finance, and global trade.  The resources can be searched by country or by region.  The... Read the rest of this entry »

Featured Resource: Economist Intelligence Unit

April 4th, 2017

in Frederick S. Pardee Management Library

The Economist Intelligence Unit database provides access to EIU Publications such as Country Reports, Country Commerce, ViewsWire, and Country Finance. Each country page in the database provides forecast updates and featured analysis on economic and political events as well as content pertaining to market opportunities, government regulations and the financial... Read the rest of this entry »

Finding Financial Data at Pardee Library

March 28th, 2017

in Frederick S. Pardee Management Library

Pardee Library will be offering financial data sessions over the next week.  Come and learn about the financial databases that will be helpful for your course assignments.  The following databases will be covered: Bloomberg, Mergent, Factiva, LexisNexis Academic and the WRDS datasets.  Bring your research questions and we will provide... Read the rest of this entry »

Pre-Interview Research Sessions at Pardee Library

March 21st, 2017

in Frederick S. Pardee Management Library

Pardee Library will be offering pre-interview research sessions over the next several weeks. Come and learn about the company and industry databases that will be helpful for your interview preparation as well as your course assignments.  The following databases will be covered: Hoover’s Company Records, Factiva, LexisNexis Academic, MarketLine, Mergent, Read the rest of this entry »

2016 Guidestar Nonprofit Compensation Report

March 21st, 2017

in Frederick S. Pardee Management Library

The Pardee Management Library now has the 2016 GuideStar Nonprofit Compensation Report. This report summarizes and analyzes the compensation of 135,000 positions at approximately 96,000 charitable nonprofit organizations. The report is based on GuideStar’s database of digitized IRS 990 Forms. The GuideStar Nonprofit Compensation Report is available at the Pardee... Read the rest of this entry »

Pardee Library Featured New Books

March 13th, 2017

in Frederick S. Pardee Management Library

Are you looking for something to read in your spare time? 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... Read the rest of this entry »

Create Company Lists with Business Databases

March 7th, 2017

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 Academic. These databases can be very helpful when you need to create a list of targeted companies for your job... Read the rest of this entry »

Fake News: Discerning Fact from Fiction

February 28th, 2017

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

Are you having trouble distinguishing “fake news” from real news? Don’t worry, you are not alone and BU Librarians are here to assist you! To help distinguish fake news from real news, check out our Fake News & News Bias research guide. You might be wondering: what implications does this have for education? According to this NPR article, a Stanford study demonstrates how... Read the rest of this entry »

Pardee Library Research Guides

February 21st, 2017

in Frederick S. Pardee Management Library

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 look at the Entrepreneurship and New Ventures guide. For helpful... Read the rest of this entry »

February 20 (Presidents Day) Library Hours

February 15th, 2017

in Frederick S. Pardee Management Library; Mugar Memorial Library

Several of the BU libraries will be open regular hours on Monday, February 20. For information regarding a particular library schedule, please consult the Hours Page or phone the library directly. Also known as Washington's Birthday, the holiday was originally established to celebrate the life and contributions of the first President... Read the rest of this entry »