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Pardee Library: Thanksgiving Weekend Hours

November 17th, 2015

in Frederick S. Pardee Management Library

Pardee Management Library will be open the following hours over Thanksgiving weekend: Wednesday, November 25 8am – 6pm Thursday, November 26 Closed Friday, November 27 8am – 5pm Saturday, November 28 10am – 6pm Sunday, November 29 10am – 11pm For information regarding regular, holiday or intersession hours, please visit our hours page.

Featured Database: TableBase

November 10th, 2015

in Frederick S. Pardee Management Library

If you need help finding industry data such as sales figures or market share, take a look at TableBase.  TableBase provides tabular data from industry publications as well as the corresponding full-text article that references the data.  TableBase is part of the RDS Business Suite and has two companion databases:... Read the rest of this entry »

Featured Guide: Citing Business Sources

November 5th, 2015

in Frederick S. Pardee Management Library

If you need help citing your sources for your assignments, Pardee librarians have created a Citing Business Sources tutorial with sample Chicago Style, MLA Style and APA Style citations.  The library has style manuals available in the reference collection and Chicago Manual of Style is available online. If you need assistance... Read the rest of this entry »

Veterans Day (November 11) Library Hours

November 4th, 2015

in Frederick S. Pardee Management Library; Mugar Memorial Library

Most of the BU libraries are open regular hours on Wednesday, November  11.  For information regarding a particular library schedule, please consult the Hours Page or phone the library directly. Veterans Day is a national and state holiday honoring those individuals who have served in the U.S. military. For additional resources, visit... Read the rest of this entry »

Featured Resource: Find Business Articles & Data Tool

October 29th, 2015

in Frederick S. Pardee Management Library

If you need help finding articles or other information for your course assignments, take a look at the Find Business Articles & Data tool.  This tool was developed by Pardee librarians to help you find the best database for your research.  To find the best article databases, choose the business... Read the rest of this entry »

Election Day: Tuesday November 3, 2015

October 28th, 2015

in Frederick S. Pardee Management Library; Mugar Memorial Library

This year, Election Day is taking place on Tuesday November 3rd.  If you don't know where to vote, the Massachusetts Election and Voting Information page from the Secretary of State's office should help.  They also provide a page on Voting for Students. In recognition of Election Day, the American National Election... Read the rest of this entry »

Fun Facts: 2015 Halloween Consumer Spending

October 22nd, 2015

in Frederick S. Pardee Management Library

According to the National Retail Federation, more than 157 million Americans are planning to celebrate Halloween this year, with total spending expected to reach $6.9 billion.  Most consumers plan to celebrate the holiday by handing out candy (67.8%), however many will also dress up in costume (43.5%), carve pumpkins (41%), Read the rest of this entry »

Featured Resource: Boston Business Journal

October 14th, 2015

in Frederick S. Pardee Management Library

Did you know that the BU Libraries provide online access to Boston Business Journal?  Our subscription includes: unlimited access to stories online, including premium content exact digital replicas of the weekly business journal digital book of lists containing the names and contact information of hundreds of ranked companies access to Daily Update (after you... Read the rest of this entry »

October 23 – Wikipedia Edit-A-Thon

October 14th, 2015

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

  Open Access Week 2015 is coming! You are cordially invited to participate in a Wikipedia Edit-A-Thon on Friday October 23 from 11 am to 2 pm at the PAL Lounge on the third floor of Mugar Memorial Library. We will provide pizza, soft drinks, dessert, and editing help.  Please bring... Read the rest of this entry »

Featured Guide: Business Ethics and Corporate Social Responsibility

October 7th, 2015

in Frederick S. Pardee Management Library

Do you need help finding information on socially responsible companies?   If so, take a look at the Business Ethics and Corporate Social Responsibility guide. This guide highlights selected books, periodicals and databases to help you find news and information on socially responsible companies and their initiatives.  This guide also includes... Read the rest of this entry »