Kresge Library News: June 2008 Archives

June 11, 2008

Gale Releases Major Enhancements for Business & Company Resource Center Database

Gale has announced that major updates have been made to the Business & Company Resource Center database.

35 new report providers, including Standard & Poor's Outlook and Ibersecurities, have been added to the database, increasing the number of reports available to over 1.5 million.

Additionally, the "Financials" tab that appears on company profiles now allows users to access dynamic and exportable data to study a company across time, compare a company with their competitors, and perform other analysis more easily.

More information on these updates can be found on Gale's new company blog.


June 06, 2008

LinkedIn Integrates with OneSource Global Business Browser

OneSource has announced that their Global Business Browser database is now integrated with LinkedIn.

When viewing company summaries or executive reports in OneSource Global Business Browser, users are now able to see executives with whom they can connect on LinkedIn, based on people with whom they are already networked. The widget in OneSource searches against users' existing LinkedIn networks and finds company matches.

To learn more about this new feature, visit the OneSource Global Business Browser's "What's New" section.