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

Harvard Business Review E-Book Subscription Collection: Enhanced Access

EBSCO, one of the top providers of academic databases and e-books, has partnered with Harvard Business Review Press to offer unlimited access to the Harvard Business Review E-Book Subscription Collection for a limited time. This access is part of a widespread initiative to help libraries support remote learning during the COVID-19 crisis.  Included in this… Keep reading

RBdigital Audiobooks

The library offers access to RBdigital, a platform with an extensive array of audiobooks for both professional development and leisure listening. All audiobooks are immediately available for loan from a selection of titles, ranging from bestselling fiction titles such as Big Little Lies and Crazy Rich Asians to classics like The Lord of the Rings… Keep reading

Job-Ready Skills with O’Reilly and Other Online Resources Workshop

Walker Management Library business librarian Kelly LaVoice presented “Add a Job-Ready Skill by Utilizing the O’Reilly for Higher Education Platform” on April 3rd in collaboration with the Owen Graduate School of Management’s Career Management Center.    The O’Reilly platform contains reference materials on computer programming, technology, and business transformation via books, videos, case studies, audiobooks,… Keep reading

E-Tips from Walker Management Library: Marking-up PDFs

Without access to a printer to print out your cases or readings? Missing the ability to highlight your printed readings? Let us familiarize you with the Mark-Up function of Adobe Acrobat. Acrobat Reader DC is free to download. Once installed, you can open the PDF of your reading in Acrobat and under “Tools” select “Comment.”… Keep reading

VMWare Moving to Multi-Factor Authentication

As a measure to increase network security, use of the VMWare Horizon client software, including the Management Library Virtual Machines, will require Multi-Factor Authentication beginning 8:00pm Central Time, Friday, March 27th. This will require the installation of the DUO app on your mobile device, directions for which can be found here. If you have any questions about this or any other Management Library… Keep reading

Stay in Touch with the Management Library

We may not be on campus, but the Walker Management Library is here remotely to help with your research questions, access to reserves and databases, workshops, and more.  From the Management Library web page, you can chat live with a librarian, schedule a video consultation with our business librarians, call (615) 322-2970 and leave us… Keep reading