Author: Business School Librarians

Using MyiLibrary Electronic Books (LG180 ) revised

Library Guide 180 ‘Using MyiLibrary Electronic Books’ has just been revised. Description: The MyiLibrary collection at the University of Portsmouth contains over 1000 e-books. It has been created by individual purchases of e-books, chosen by library staff either because they

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Problem Accessing Network Resources

Following an upgrade to the University’s internet connection, we are experiencing some problems accessing external services, including the Discovery Service. Information Services are working on the problem and will restore access ASAP [edit] Service restored at 11:10

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Discovery Service, Business Source Complete, Ebsco e-journals, – what’s the difference for Business Students?

I have been asked by several Business School students about the various e-services provided by a company called Ebsco.  Here are a few guidelines I use:

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Business website of the fortnight – 28/03/14

Bank of England I think this is a good quality resource for financial whizz kids or those of you who are just interested in how our economy is working (or not).  http://www.bankofengland.co.uk/Pages/home.aspx It has current topical content with lots of

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UK Marketing Databases – service updates

Key Note Key Note a well known provider of UK Marketing reports have expanded the information they provide about the millions of UK companies included in their database. A list building tool allows the selection of companies by any mixture

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Budget 2014

Chancellor George Osborne will present his fifth Budget on 19 March. He will speak for over an hour in the House of Commons discussing/spinning the state of the economy and outlining his policies for spending over the next 12 months.

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Information from every source and for every purpose

Up until your final year project/dissertation, the many printed and online resources you need will all be available from our own collections.  Sometimes final year research projects and postgraduate research requires access to such specialised information that we could not

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New Sherlock Holmes exhibit in the Library

Calling all fans of Sherlock Holmes! Following on from the Sherlock Holmes themed Library presence at Freshers’ Fair, there is now an attractive display of Sherlock Holmes novels and Victoriana in the Library exhibition space beside the comfortable seating area

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