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New books and E-books on LibraryThing

The latest new books have now been added to LibraryThing. Please select the ‘suggested viewing style’ as it will give you all the information you need about the book, including the shelfmark. Amongst the books are several titles on the oil industry, the latest publication by Malcolm Warner and The Big Society Challenge which features [...]

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Accessing business ratio reports on Key Note

Business Ratio reports allow you to compare and analyse the financial performance of the leading companies within a specific UK industry. To access these reports: 1. From the left-hand side menu, click on ‘Company Information’ and select ‘Business Ratios’. 2. Click on ‘Browse Reports’ and then select an industry sector from the list. 3. A [...]

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Operations User Group – student feedback (February meeting)

Many thanks to the student representatives who attended the Operations User Group meeting in W2.01 on Friday 25th February. Below are the information & library-related questions/suggestions (in green) and my responses (in italics): When are the Mezzanine lights going to be fixed? A decision has now been taken to replace all the lights. I do not [...]

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What you think of us…

Our annual student survey results have now been published. I have tried to respond to all the comments and suggestions made and the team will be meeting soon to discuss them. Many thanks to everyone who filled in a survey. Andy Like Unlike

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Database of the month: Did you know?…

Did you know that in FAME much of the data can be displayed in charts or graphs. For instance, you can represent the structure of balance sheets or the evolution of key variables (e.g. turnover) over time. All graphs and charts can be exported. For more tips and help searching this database you can contact [...]

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Locker space now available for Judge Business School Students

Five lockers are now available for short-term loan to any current Judge student without their own locker. Lockers can be ‘borrowed’ for one week, and can be renewed. Ask staff in the Business Information Centre for more details. The lockers are located on the ground floor near the lift (computer room side) and on the [...]

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And the winners are…

A big thank you to all those of you who filled in our annual Information & Library survey, we greatly appreciate your time and feedback. And as promised, we are giving away £20 Amazon vouchers to 5 random respondents. The lucky winners are…  – Jamie Grosvenor – Elena Ion – Shannon Lien – Kridsda Nimmanunta [...]

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Roaming the Corridors

If you happen to see newly-hired Meg Westbury out and about in the building working on her Notebook — identifiable also by her name tag — feel free to come up and ask a question or just to say hi.  She’s there to answer any research enquiries you might have and hopefully to save you [...]

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Browsing publications on ABI Inform Complete

ABI Inform Complete from Proquest provides e-journals in business and management plus industry, country, company and market research reports. Follow these steps to find a particular publication on this database. Click on ‘Publications’ at the top of the main page. Enter the title or part of the title (e.g. Economist) in the ‘Publication search’ box.  Click on the [...]

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