Kresge Library News: Instruction Archives


November 07, 2011

Databases for Your Off-Campus Job Search

Two sessions of this informative class are being held this month:

Pair your OCD Career Tracker with the appropriate Kresge Library resources such as Going Global, USA City Career Guide, Vault Career Insider and WetFeet.com. This class is useful for finding company/industry information for interviews, and also for compiling lists of companies to target for off-campus job searches (CareerSearch and OneSource). No registration necessary. All Ross students welcome.


February 11, 2009

Today's Instruction - Kresge Library Industry and Market Resources

Wednesday Feb. 11
5:30-6:20pm
Room K4354
Great for MAP! Introduction to the basics of marketing research and industry databases. Includes MINTEL, Frost & Sullivan, MarketResearch.com, TableBase, Global Market Information Database and more...
Questions? Email Librarian Sally Ziph at sweston@umich.edu


February 10, 2009

Today's Instruction - Kresge Library Company and Industry Resources

Tuesday Feb.10
5:30-6:20pm
Room K4354
Great for strategy classes and for finding company and industry information for interviews. The company, industry and SWOT analysis information you need is in OneSource, Marketline, Standard & Poor's, IBISWorld, MINTEL, and more.
Questions? Email Librarian Sally Ziph at sweston@umich.edu


February 09, 2009

Today's Instruction - Kresge Library Industry and Market Resources

Monday Feb. 9th
5:30-6:20pm
Room K4354
Great for MAP! Introduction to the basics of marketing research and industry databases. Includes MINTEL, Frost & Sullivan, MarketResearch.com, TableBase, Global Market Information Database and more.
Questions? Email Librarian Sally Ziph at sweston@umich.edu


February 04, 2009

Today's Instruction - Kresge Library Industry and Market Resources

Wednesday Feb. 4th
5:30-6:20pm
Room K4354
Great for MAP! Introduction to the basics of marketing research and industry databases. Includes MINTEL, Frost & Sullivan, MarketResearch.com, TableBase, Global Market Information Database and more.
Questions? Email Librarian Sally Ziph at sweston@umich.edu


February 03, 2009

Today's Instruction - Kresge Library Resources for Non-Profits

Tuesday Feb. 3rd
5:30-6:20pm
Room K4354
Great for Non-proft MAP teams. Guidestar, Kresge Wiki for Non-profits, how to find all the tax/government forms, plus journal articles, and more.
Questions? Email Librarian Sally Ziph at sweston@umich.edu


January 26, 2009

New Podcast Available

A new podcast covering library resource for finding Analyst Reports is now available on the Kresge Library iTunes site. You can find a listing of all of our instructional podcasts on the Kresge Library Dash page.


January 29, 2007

Kresge Library Database Instruction Schedule February 2007

Evening MBAs take note! Several sessions for you this month: "Power User: Factiva," "Kresge Library Marketing Research Databases," and an extra evening of "Introduction to Kresge Library Databases." We're also offering several more evenings of "Jumpstart Your Job Search," and for the rest of Ross--more "Jumpstart Your Job Search" and a Power User session on "Guidestar," a NEW database on non-profits, just in time for MAP! Hope to see you all at the Kresge Library Database sessions in February 2007!


November 02, 2006

"Kresge Library Marketing Research Databases"

Reminder: This class is TOMORROW, Friday November 3rd!
It's open to all business school students, no registration required!

"Kresge Library Marketing Research Databases"
Friday November 3
Rooom K4354
11:10-12noon

Databases include MINTEL, Business and Company Resource
Center, Frost & Sullivan and more. It's basically an overview of Kresge's marketing research resources,including print and electronic. We'll talk about finding market share, consumer info., market research reports and more.

HANDOUTS:
The Marketing Research session Handout will
be up by next Monday the Kresge Library Instruction Web Page and here on this Blog.
Here's the URL for the Instruction web page:

http://www.bus.umich.edu/KresgeLibrary/AboutKresge/Hours&Event
s/instruction.htm

PODCASTS:
The "Marketing Research Database" session can also be
downloaded as a PODCAST from the Kresge DASH series page:

http://www.bus.umich.edu/KresgeLibrary/help/podcast.htm


September 27, 2006

October Library Database Instruction

Confused about Library resources? Want to find out how to use the newest databases? Come to one of our instruction sessions in October. Sessions and times are as follows:

Introduction to Kresge Library Databases
Monday, October 2 - 6:10-7pm
Room K4354
Learn to find company, industry and financial information. Learn to find journal articles for your assignments. Databases include Hoover's Online, Standard & Poor's Net Advantage, IBISWorld, Thomson Research, ABI/Inform Global (ProQuest), Factiva and others.
Jumpstart Your Job Search
Thursday, October 5 - 1:10-1:50pm
Tuesday, October 17 - 1:10-1:50pm
Monday, October 23 - 6:10-6:50pm
Room K4354
Use Kresge Library resources such as CareerSearch, WetFeet.com, Vault, Onesource, and Ross Student Resume Books to kick-start or augment your job search. Useful options for off-campus job searches.
Power User: New Financial Databases
Friday October 27 - 11:10-11:40 (1/2 hour)
Room K4354
Introduction to two new financial databases 10K Wizard and Global Financial Statistics.

For more information, contact the Kresge Library at kresge_library@umich.edu.