Category Archives: Columbia University Libraries

New database: BMI Research

BMI Research provides:

  • in-depth market research reports on 24 industries and 200 global markets, emphasizing emerging markets
  • extensive economic and political risk ratings and analysis, macroeconomic analysis and forecasts, and financial analysis of debt and equity.
  • data tool that allows you access historical macroeconomic data and forecasts

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Take the Bloomerg Apptitude Test!

Bloomberg is delighted to host Columbia University for an exclusive Insight Day at the Bloomberg office in New York City. During this visit you will take the Bloomberg Aptitude Test – BAT and learn about Bloomberg’s role in the finance sector. The visit will take place on April 8th at 4:15PM and will include the following:

4:15pm: Check in at Bloomberg LP (address: 731 Lexington Avenue on the corner of 59th and Lexington.
4:30PM: Tour Bloomberg LP
5:00PM: Introduction into the Bloomberg Terminal 5:30PM: Careers at Bloomberg for Columbia Students
5:45PM: Take the Bloomberg Aptitude Test

Secure your spot HERE!

At the event you will be taking the Bloomberg Aptitude Test (BAT), a tool to help you connect with financial employers around the world. In taking the BAT you gain insight into your strengths and weaknesses as relative to a career in finance while at the same time showcasing your abilities to a wide range of financial employers. After taking the BAT you have the opportunity to enter your profile into the Bloomberg Talent Search – a tool that over 20,000 financial employers are using to find top new talent for financial employment opportunities. Over 200,000 students have taken the BAT and over 400,000 connections have been made between employers and students in the past few months alone! Don’t miss out on your chance to be contacted for great careers in finance! Read more at www.takethebat.com and check out some of the BAT Success stories. Spots are limited to 50 students, so make sure to register today!

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New databases: CB Insights and eMarketer

CB InsightsCB Insights provides daily real-time information about venture capital and angel investor backed start-up companies, venture capital companies, angel investors and transactions in the United States.

An account is required. Please use your Columbia email when registering for an account.


11-26-2014 3-15-02 PMeMarketer aggregates research from the fields of digital marketing and media.

A few examples of reports available in eMarketer:

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On site borrowing at BorrowDirect institutions is now available!

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As part of the new Borrow Direct Plus system current Columbia University students, faculty and staff will have on-site library borrowing privileges at the following libraries:

    • Brown University
    • University of Chicago
    • Cornell University
    • Dartmouth College
    • Duke University
    • Harvard University
    • Johns Hopkins University
    • Massachusetts Institute of Technology
    • University of Pennsylvania
    • Princeton University
    • Yale University