Monthly Archives: January 2014

MBA orientation: key resources for research

cbs_center_financial_mWelcome MBA students!

See below for a list of useful databases that will help kick-start your research:

For competitors:

S&P Net Advantage
Thomson ONE

For issues in the industry highlighted by corporate social responsibility analysts:
GMI Analyst

ABI/Inform Global

Business Source Complete

A list of useful databases for interview preparation

For more information consult the handout for the library orientation session.

New database: Morningstar Direct

Morningstar Direct provides a global multi-asset investment analysis platform with Morningstar’s data, investment research, and analytics tools. Includes data on closed-end funds, equity ownership, exchange traded funds, hedge funds, market indexes, money market funds, offshore funds, open-end mutual funds, pension/life insurance funds, stocks, bonds, annuities, college-saving plans, information on Global Private Equity Firm Executives and Owners, and a directory of Global Private Equity Firms.

Access to Morningstar Direct is available on selected business workstations in Watson library.



University closings on Friday, January 3

Due to inclement weather the Columbia Libraries will be closed on Friday, January 3.

Please consult the University’s winter storm website for more details about closings across campus.

Many libraries are already scheduled to be closed over the weekend as part of shortened hours during intersession.

Please consult the hours page for more information.