Business databases and introduction to Information & Library Services Andy Priestner & Kirsty Taylor 21 September 2010
Who we are… A team of information professionals dedicated to assisting you with your research needs. We are experts in the field of business information and aim to be responsive, flexible and helpful at all times We are (from left to right): Claudia Luna, Kirsty Taylor, Andy Priestner Natasha Pivnenko and Sarah Burton
What we do… We offer a specialist information and library service in the field of business and management studies. As well as a significant collection of books and printed journals, our service boasts an impressive array of electronic resources. As well as traditional lending, we offer teaching and training, a significant social media presence and a range of innovative services.
Data from… some of the world’s top information providers…
Capital IQ/Standard & Poors
Dun & Bradstreet
Economist Intelligence Unit
Information types and accessibility… Remotely accessible…
Market research reports
Economic and statistical data
Newspapers and newswires
Accessible on site…
Why use our databases rather than Google and Wikipedia?
But don’t just take it from us…
“the Library Service offers an almost unparalleled range of business information resources”
“I wish I’d known what you had earlier on”
“The Library databases are amazing”
“I had no idea you gave access to all the world’s newspapers”
“I just started to get into the databases when the course was over. My advice to future students would be to get in there early!”
Where to go… Our blog at http://cjbsinfo.wordpress.com/ which provides…
information about our services and databases
support information and contact details
frequently asked questions
access to databases
access to ebooks
links to our social media content
Academic use Our database contracts strictly stipulate academic use only. Please do not be tempted to use our electronic resources for commercial purposes.
Business Information Centre
open to you 24/7 with your swipecard.
staff assistance (weekdays 9am to 6pm)
self service terminal
printed books collection
printed journals collection
Bloomberg and Datastream
photocopiers / printers
brief tour after this session
Standard loan books can be borrowed for 1 week.
Short Loan items can be borrowed for 2 hours or overnight after 4pm.
Reserve books via the library catalogue or by e-mailing firstname.lastname@example.org
Renew books “ “ “ “
Fines: Standard loan: 50p per day / Short loan: 50p per hour
You will not be able to borrow or renew books if you have unpaid fines.
You will also need to clear your fines in order to graduate.
searches books across majority
of Cambridge University libraries
narrow to books at Judge
reserve and renew books
Business Information Point Enquiry point in the Common Room, staffed at the following peak times: 10.45am – 11.15am 12.00pm – 14.15pm
Training and assistance We are here to help. To guide you to the information you need, but NOT to do the work for you! If you need 1-2-1 training or any sort of assistance, email: email@example.com