Monthly Archives: November 2012

Library resources on your mobile device!

Did you know that many of your favourite library resources may be accessed on your mobile device? Databases, ebooks, LibGuides, Library catalogue and more may available on the go! Some resources require an app for your device (most are free). Others are configured to … Continue reading

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New Conference Board of Canada reports

Make sure to take a look at the latest reports released by the Conference Board of Canada: Canadian Economic Outlook Forecast Provincial Outlook Executive Summary Canada’s Motor Vehicle Manufactuing Industry Canada’s Wood Products Industry U of C students, staff and … Continue reading

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Board Games 2012

The Globe and Mail’s annual Corporate Governance Rankings were released today. The report, known as Board Games, examines the boards of directors of companies in the S&P TSX Composite Index assessing the quality of governance practices.  More specifically the companies are … Continue reading

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BP Plc Deepwater Horizon Settlement

Sustainalytics has released a Special Update: Settlement of Criminal Charges in the  Deepwater Horizon Incident. It provides a comprehensive summary of the company, the incident and the DOJ charges. Photo Credit: Wikimedia Commons

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Globe and Mail annual online brokers survey released today

Qtrade is no longer the king of online brokerage firms! Virtual Brothers, a small, independent and relatively unknown firm came out on top in this year’s survey of online brokers by the Globe and Mail. See the results of the survey … Continue reading

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World Energy Outlook 2012 released by IEA

World Energy Outlook 2012 has just been released by the International Energy Agency. The report covers oil, coal, natural gas, renewables and nuclear power and includes projections of energy trends to 2035. The report may be accessed through the OECD … Continue reading

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Sustainalytics now international!

The Library has upgraded the Sustainalytics database to the International version! Sustainalytics provides social responsibility profiles for publicly traded companies. These profiles report on corporate environmental social and governance performance using a comprehensive set of indicators. The International version covers … Continue reading

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BSEN 291 Research help

BSEN 291 Research help. The Business Library has created a research guide for the BSEN 291 fall semester group project. Note the tabs in the blue toolbar to access various information sources for this project.  Many of the sources listed are … Continue reading

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Download electronic books from ebrary

Ebrary is a large library of electronic books covering all topics including 25,000 titles in Business & Economics. Includes Canadian Public Policy Collection. Choose one of the following links for detailed information on how to download to the device of … Continue reading

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