Join me for this Free Webinar on the Census of Governments To understand a government you need to understand the context in which a government operates. This workshop will review the Census of Governments and other U.S. Government related resources that will help you understand the structure of governments; details on revenues and expenditures, capital … Read More
12 things to know about reducing the cost of textbooks to faculty and students By Jennifer C. Boettcher We know textbooks are outrageously expensive. The Library cares. What can a faculty member do? The University must provide students with the ISBN and retail price for textbooks assigned so they can shop around for the best … Read More
A library is much more than a place to hold and organize printed books. Our print book expenditure makes up only 22% of the total library budget. With all the new methods of storing and distributing information, the question arises why use a print books? When you have to understand a process, procedure, operations, history, … Read More
They say that if you read a book you are an expert, and if you write a book you are a consultant. The same holds true for articles. If you are inspired to write an article, I can help you get it published. It’s just a matter of finding the right audience. Writing an article … Read More
THE WHITE HOUSE Office of the Press Secretary ___________________________________________________________________ For Immediate Release October 1, 2009 NATIONAL INFORMATION LITERACY AWARENESS MONTH, 2009 – – – – – – – BY THE PRESIDENT OF THE UNITED STATES OF AMERICA A PROCLAMATION Every day, we are inundated with vast amounts of information. A 24-hour news cycle and thousands … Read More
To proxy a link just place the following in front of it: http://proxy.library.georgetown.edu/login?url= So if you had a JSTOR stable URL like http://www.jstor.org/stable/2684933 then you’d get: http://proxy.library.georgetown.edu/login?url=http://www.jstor.org/stable/2684933
There are many ways of getting Harvard Business Reviews articles Print: Lauinger Library subscribes to the Harvard Business Review and current copies can be requested at the Circulations and Reserve Desk. Older issues are arranged alphabetically on the second floor. Electronic: Due to restrictions set by Harvard Business School Press NO direct linking to articles … Read More
MBA orientation to the library service and sources are on Sept 8 (12-1 and 5-6 pm), Sept 9 (7-8 pm), and Nov 4 (12-1 and 7-8pm), in the Dubin Room (156) of the Lauinger Library. Topics covered: introduction to business databases used in financial, management, and marketing research; library services; group study rooms; free direct … Read More
The Business Intelligence Center (BIC) is resettling and may give you 404 Errors. This is temporary. When this happens, take the link URL and replace “www” with “old”. The content should be there.
Office Hours for your Information Consultant in Hariri Building: Every Monday and Tuesday 3-4 pm in the IT Breakout Rooms. Learn Bloomberg or any other databases. Discuss research strategies or set up alerts on companies or industries you are interested in.