New and Notable at Almada Negreiros Library

02 June 2015

Presentation Session for NOVA Discovery

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Tuesday, June 9th at 11 a.m. Room 312 |POSTPONED|

NOVA Discovery v1.smallNova SBE Library is pleased to offer a presentation of UNL's new discovery service and its features. NOVA Discovery is a meta search tool for full-text articles, eBooks, library holdings, theses and more. Discover what UNL has to offer!

Session in Portuguese (SESSION POSTPONED)

02 June 2015

Library Services Questionnaire (students)

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08 May 2015

Presentation Session for NOVA Discovery

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Friday May 15th at 11 a.m. Room 308

NOVA Discovery v1.smallNova SBE Library is pleased to offer a presentation of UNL's new discovery service and its features. NOVA Discovery is a meta search tool for full-text articles, eBooks, library holdings, theses and more. Discover what UNL has to offer!

08 May 2015

New Resource: Bankscope

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from Bureau van Dijk

bankscopeNova SBE is pleased to offer Bureau Van Dijk's Bankscope Database.

Bankscope is the most comprehensive, global database of banks’ financial statements, ratings and intelligence. It's available in the original Bankscope interface, the new 'Find a Bank' streamlined interface, or as a datafeed. We will also offer Bankscope within our WRDS offerings.

Bankscope combines comprehensive financial statements with a wide range of other banking intelligence including ratings, an analysis model, bank structures, news, AML documentation and banking research. Its coverage of banks is unique. Bankscope has information on 32,000 banks and is the definitive tool for bank research and analysis. It’s used by over 90% of the world’s top 1,000 banks.

30 April 2015

Trial Access to Factiva

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Trial active until May 29th, 2015

factiva

Dow Jones's Factiva.com is a premier business and general reference resource with a broad collection of sources that reach across disciplines from business and current events to communications and technology, politics, foreign policy, and more.

On-campus access only to this trial. Trial ends May 29th, 2015

29 April 2015

Trial Access to eMarketer

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Trial active until the end of July, 2015

emarketer

eMarketer is one of the leading research firms for marketing in a digital world. Find eMarketer reports, executive interviews, sourced charts, comparative estimates and forecasts for advertising, B2B, Mobile, Industries, media usage and more.

On-campus access only to this trial. 

15 April 2015

Training Sessions Web of Science and NOVA Discovery

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April 23rd, 2015 from 9:30-1 p.m.

Sessions will take place at the Reitoria (UNL) in Auditorium B at 9:30 a.m. Please register to attend

Session 1 (9:30-11:30) Web of Science: From Discovery Trends to Quality of Evaluation, Best in Class Use of Data Quality

Agenda: How to benefit from WoS, Portuguese content in WoS, What is a true Citation Index?, How to submit to a journal and how is content selected.

Session 2 (12-1 p.m.) NOVA Discovery, the new research resource (session in Portuguese)

Learn more about the new integrated search tool which incorporates content from all UNL schools into one interface. 

01 April 2015

Trial Access Sabi

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from Bureau van Dijk

Nova SBE is pleased to offer a trial of Bureau Van Dijk's Sabi Database. The trial will last until the end of May. This trial offers full content, but does not allow printing, saving, or exporting.

Sabi contains comprehensive information on companies in Spain and Portugal. You can use it to research individual companies, search for companies with specific profiles and for analysis.

27 March 2015

New Datasets via WRDS

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CRSP/Compustat Merged and CRSP Index History Intraday

CRSP/Compustat Merged Database

The CRSP/COMPUSTAT Merged Database allows for concurrent database access to CRSP's stock data and Compustat's fundamental data. The CRSP Link accurately maps complex, many-to-many relationships over time between CRSP's unique permanent identifiers (PERMNO and PERMCO), and Compustat’s unique permanent identifier (GVKEY). This link permits the seamless time series examination of CRSP and of Compustat companies and securities side by side, regardless of CUSIP or ticker changes. CRSPLink is a product and is trademarked by CRSP.

CRSP Index History Intraday include second-by-second levels of CRSP’s investible Equity Indexes and End of Day levels.

CRSP Index History Intraday, generated by the investable CRSP Indexes, provides additional market data for scholarly research. The introductory time series provides the base for future product expansion, including additional index data as well as index holdings, Intraday, and end-of-day security data.

--Market Capitalization, Value/Growth, and Sector Index families
--Second-by-second, End-of-Day Price and Total Returns levels
--Flexible delivery and access options through web queries, the WRDS cloud and WRDS client server using PC SAS, Matlab, Stata, R, and Python, among many others
--Histories for indexes begin at different dates, tied to when the data was captured, not always to the date when indexed to 1000

02 March 2015

Trial Access PrivCo

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Access until March 26th

privco

Nova SBE is pleased to pleased to announce trial access to PrivCo: The Private Company Financial Data Authority provides financial data and revenues and intelligence on major privately-held companies, primarily U.S.-headquartered. Includes data on private market investors (both firms and individuals), private mergers and acquisitions deals and deal multiples, private firm valuations, venture capital funding, private equity deal history, private and family ownership breakdowns, and more.

On campus access only!

23 February 2015

Fonte Académica

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Access until December 31st 2015

Nova SBE is pleased to pleased to announce access to the Portuguese language resource Fonte Académica until the 31st of December 2015. 

This database is an indispensable tool for academic researchers, providing extensive coverage of major subject areas. Fonte Acadêmica provides users with a rapidly growing collection of scholarly journals from Brazil and Portugal, designed to make academic research readily available in PDF format.

Find it under the EBSCO resource on our Full-text Resources page

03 February 2015

Trial Zephyr (Bureau van Dijk)

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Nova SBE is pleased to offer a trial of Bureau Van Dijk's Zephyr Database. The trial will last until the end of March. This trial offers full content, but does not allow printing, saving, or exporting.

Zephyr is the most comprehensive database of deal information - and now it's updated hourly. Zephyr is excellent for corporate finance research.

21 January 2015

Trial Access to IGI Global

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Current free trials for all B-on members are going on now until March 19th 2015 for the following database collections:


InfoSci®-Books – is highly regarded and has been recommended by a number of prestigious publications and librarians in the field. This database currently includes IGI Global’s complete book collection: more than 2,600 reference books and over 58,000 full-text book chapters. Hundreds of titles are added to this collection annually, with new books added on a weekly basis. This number will only increase in future copyright years.

InfoSci®-Journals – contains content from over 150 active full-text journals which equates to more than 13,000 individual articles. IGI Global journals are cited in some of the most credible indices such as: Thomson Reuters, Scopus, Compendex, PsycINFO, INSPEC, and Cabell’s Directories

HOW TO ACCESS: visit the InfoSci® platform at www.igi-global.com/gateway. As a B-On member, you should IP authenticate to the platform. If you have difficulty, please have your librarian contact B-On.

06 January 2015

Trial Bankscope (Bureau van Dijk)

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Nova SBE is pleased to offer a trial of Bureau Van Dijk's Bankscope Database. The trial will last until the 12th of January the end of February. This trial offers full content, but does not allow printing, saving, or exporting.

Bankscope is the most comprehensive, global database of banks’ financial statements, ratings and intelligence. It's available in the original Bankscope interface, the new 'Find a Bank' streamlined interface, or as a datafeed.

Bankscope combines comprehensive financial statements with a wide range of other banking intelligence including ratings, an analysis model, bank structures, news, AML documentation and banking research. Its coverage of banks is unique. Bankscope has information on 32,000 banks and is the definitive tool for bank research and analysis. It’s used by over 90% of the world’s top 1,000 banks.

04 November 2014

EBSCO eBook Business Collection

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eBooks med
Nova SBE library is pleased to announce a new collection of eBooks. This collection has over 12.000 titles available for online viewing or download. All of the titles are easily searched via the familiar EBSCO interface.

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