Kresge Library News: October 2011 Archives

October 31, 2011

Kresge Library's 2011 Annual Report Available

We are pleased to announce the availability of the 2011 Kresge Library Annual Report. This is the fifth report from Kresge and it showcases the activities and accomplishments of the amazing staff at the library. You can read about our reference interactions with students, faculty and staff; support for MAP and other action-based learning programs; scholarship produced by Kresge librarians; and programs such as our first annual food drive.

Click here to downloaded the Kresge Annual Report

Older reports (2007-2011) are available on the Kresge Wiki


October 07, 2011

New Database - GBI Research - Now Available

Kresge Library has added a new market research database to our A-Z Database page. GBI Research provides detailed market research reports for the chemicals, clean technology, medical equipment, oil and gas, pharmaceuticals, power, and semiconductors industries.

These reports provide charts, graphs and analysis for each industry, including market overviews, market forecasts, market drivers and restraints, and for some reports Porters Five Forces and PEST analyses.

A sample of current report titles includes:


  • "OLED Displays and Lighting Market to 2020"

  • "Emerging Pharmaceutical Market in China"

  • "Top 10 Global Petrochemical Companies"

  • "Emerging Medical Devices Technology Trends – 2011"

  • "Nuclear Energy Market to 2020"

  • "Smartphone IC Market to 2020"

GBI Research has an in-house team of over 400 analysts are spread across the UK, the US and India who research and write these reports.

Access to GBI Research is limited to current students, faculty and staff of the UM Ann Arbor Campus.