Monthly Archives: December 2012

New! Canadian industry reports

Looking for Canadian industry reports? Passport Industrial Canada is now available through the Passport GMID database. Over 150 industry reports published by Euromonitor International are available. Each report includes: Attractiveness Index Industry Growth/Performance Role of Imports and exports Industry Sectors … Continue reading

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January hours

Happy new year everyone! Business Library hours for January 2013: Wednesday, Jan 2 – Friday Jan. 4:  8:30 am – 4:30 pm Saturday, Sunday, Dec. 21, 22: Closed Monday, Jan. 7: 8:30 am – 4:30 pm Tuesday, Jan 8 – … Continue reading

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Downtown campus Library

The Downtown Campus Library located on the second floor of the Downtown Campus at 8th and 8th SW,  is a full-service digital library open to students, faculty, staff, alumni and community members.  The Library has sixteen new computers, Wi-Fi, printing/copying services, and … Continue reading

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Annual reports – A wealth of information

Company annual reports, also called 10-K reports in the United States,  provide a wealth of information and are an excellent place to find background information and a good starting point to company research. Investopedia defines an annual report:   “ An … Continue reading

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Finding information after graduation

How do Haskayne alumni access business information after graduation? University of Calgary Libraries & Cultural Resources offers a free service for alumni, which includes access to almost all databases on campus and no-cost borrowing privileges for up to 50 books … Continue reading

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Cookie decorating – a great stress reliever!

Thumbs up to cookie decorating! Many students participated in the Business Library second annual cookie decorating party yesterday afternoon! At a high stress time of year, this activity is a welcome opportunity to take a few minutes out of the study … Continue reading

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Book sale proceeds allow Business Library to Adopt-A-Student-Family for Christmas

The Business Library was happy to donate the proceeds of our annual fall book sale to the U of C “Adopt-A-Student-Family” for Christmas campaign. Due to the generosity of all those who donated to our book sale, we were able to … Continue reading

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Government’s foreign investment annoucement

On Friday, December 7, the government announced its ruling on the takeovers of Nexen Inc. and Progress Energy Resources by China’s state-controlled CNOOC Ltd. and  Malaysia’s Petronas respectively. While approving these multi-billion dollar deals, Prime Minister Harper re-drew the rules around … Continue reading

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Come & decorate cookies in the Business Library!

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Current daily newspapers from around the world

LibraryPress Display provides online access to over 2200 newspapers from over 90 countries, displayed in their original format. Browse today’s issue of the Washington Post, Times of India, National Post, Globe and Mail, USA Today, Los Angeles Times. Archive of … Continue reading

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