Library Open Access Day October 23

Although the current pandemic has challenged all of us in various ways, the Vanderbilt Libraries remain committed to equitable access to research materials. On Friday, October 23, join Nancy Godleski, associate university librarian for Collections & Core Services, Robyn Weisman, Interlibrary Loan manager, and Andrew Wesolek, director of Digital Scholarship and Communications for a conversation on collection… Keep reading

VU Access to the Digital New York Times and Wall Street Journal

Did you know that Vanderbilt students, faculty, and staff can create accounts to read the New York Times and Wall Street Journal online?  The Library sponsors this access to verified and vetted stories on current events, business information, and more.  The VU Community can use this access for: Researching topics relevant to your courses and… Keep reading

Bloomberg Market Concepts Limited-Time Free Sign-Up & Lifetime Access

Available remotely to Vanderbilt students, Bloomberg Market Concepts is a self-paced course that gives learners an introduction to the financial markets and using Bloomberg Terminal.  Bloomberg is offering lifetime access to BMC for any VU student or alum who previously completed the course, including access to any new modules that may become available. Vanderbilt students… Keep reading

Bloomberg Market Concepts Limited-Time Free Sign-Up & Lifetime Access

Connect with the Walker Management Library

The Management Library is continuing to provide library services, along with even more ways to connect with us: Virtual office hours: Monday–Friday, 3:30 p.m.–5:00 p.m. Ask us for the link. Live chat with librarians: Monday–Friday, 8 a.m.–6 p.m. Library consultations are available via Skype or Zoom. Email us at ManagementLibrary@vanderbilt.edu to set up a consultation… Keep reading

PitchBook

The Walker Management Library continues to offer access to PitchBook, a database for analyzing private equity, venture capital, and mergers & acquisitions across the private investment lifecycle.  Any Vanderbilt student, faculty, or staff member can create a PitchBook account with their Vanderbilt email address. Accounts will automatically reset each May. If you created an account… Keep reading

Owen Faculty Summer Reading Recommendations

Looking for some summer reading?  Owen professors have picked some of their favorite books and recent reads in both non-fiction and fiction. Some recommendations are available through the library as e-book or audio, like Michael Lapre’s recommendation Never Stop Learning: Stay Relevant, Reinvent Yourself, and Thrive, e-book and audiobook. For ‘fun to read’ suggestions, check out… Keep reading

Learning Microsoft Project with O’Reilly for Higher Education

Vanderbilt University Library is excited to share how our subscription to O’Reilly for Higher Education is being used by Vanderbilt students to learn new skills and software programs virtually. This is the final article in a three-part series of student-authored articles. Nairah Moustafa, an undergraduate student (’22) majoring in biomedical engineering, discusses her experience using… Keep reading

E-Book Review: Work Without Stress: Building a Resilient Mindset for Lasting Success

Vanderbilt University Library is excited to share how our subscription to O’Reilly for Higher Education is being used by Vanderbilt students to learn new skills and software programs virtually. This is the second article in a three-part series of student-authored articles. Jonas Accam, an undergraduate student (’23) majoring in pre-medical studies, discusses his experience using… Keep reading

Learning Tableau with O’Reilly for Higher Education: A Student’s Perspective

Vanderbilt University Library is excited to share how our subscription to O’Reilly for Higher Education is being used by Vanderbilt students to learn new skills and software programs virtually. This is the first in a three-part series of student-authored articles. Aleena Rahman, a master of finance student graduating this month, discusses her experience using O’Reilly… Keep reading

Teach Yourself Tableau

This spring, the Walker Management Library, in cooperation with Owen’s Career Management Center and the Library’s Digital Scholarship and Communications (DiSC) Office, hosted a program on the data visualization software Tableau for the Owen community. The final two-hour workshop was held on April 15th. Attendees worked independently through a self-paced O’Reilly for Higher Education course,… Keep reading