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Investext Snapshot from Mergent provides reports and analysis of companies, industries, products, and markets written by analysts at investment banks and independent research firms. The reports, embargoed for an average of 14 days from production, provide insight, forecasts, and opinions. It provides access to the latest three reports on more than 40,000 publicly-traded companies and the two most current reports on 125 industries.
Title: University Libraries: Scholarly Publishing Trends: A Conversation
Thursday, February 11, 2016
12:30 - 1:30 p.m.
Led by Phillip Young
Profound changes are occurring in the production, dissemination, and evaluation of research. This session invites participants to bring their experiences and questions to a conversation on issues affecting their peer-reviewed articles, monographs, and other scholarly resources, such as open access, copyright, data management, and altmetrics. The discussion will be preceded by a brief presentation outlining these trends.
SAGE Research Methods Datasets provides teaching datasets to support the instruction and independent learning of quantitative and qualitative analytical methods. The datasets are taken from larger national and international data sources, cleaned and reduced in size and complexity for teaching and self-study purposes. Each is accompanied by a guide with an overview of the data and the method, instructions on applying the method, tips on presenting the analysis in your research, and a link to the full dataset.
This new year shouldn't be all about academics. Take some time to relax and enjoy yourself.
It's a new year, why not sharpen your study skills?
It's a new year, so why not improve yourself through an improved diet, exercise, or meditation?
It's a new year and a great time to improve your writing skills.
Improve yourself in the new year: learn a new language to speak or program
Social Explorer provides quick and easy access to current and historical census data and demographic information. The easy-to-use web interface lets users create maps and reports to illustrate, analyze, and understand demography and social change. In addition to its comprehensive data resources, Social Explorer offers features and tools to meet the needs of demography experts and novices alike. From research libraries to classrooms to government agencies to corporations to the front page of the New York Times, Social Explorer helps the public engage with society and science.
The University Libraries' Off Campus Sign In service now uses CAS (Central Authentication Service) just like ILLiad and numerous other online campus services.
Whenever you need to access library resources like articles, databases, ejournals, or ebooks while outside the campus network, look for the Off Campus Sign In button on any library web page, then login using your PID and password. If you have already signed in to CAS for another service, you'll automatically be logged into the service.
Artstor provides high quality images of visual media like paintings, photographs, architecture, sculpture, decorative arts, and other forms of visual culture. It provides tools to create, manage, and present collections of images. Prehistoric times-present.
While Artstor has traditionally supported academics in art history, architecture, and design fields, it has a breadth of content to support a range of disciplines.
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