From 16th century alchemical treatises to 20th-century breakthroughs saving millions of lives, this exhibition explores the evolving roles of medicine and healers and how these changes affect the way we live and work today. Early modern distilling manuals, botanical prints, and handwritten cookbooks tell the story of a time when doctors and lay healers alike… Keep Reading
Since December 2016 the campus has been offering access to portable phone chargers provided by a start-up company, OOMF. Under the terms of the pilot project, OOMF provided the service free of charge with the expectation that a business model using micro-charges for each transaction would eventually be implemented. While the free service was very… Keep Reading
Nominate a librarian for the 2017 “I Love My Librarian” Award! Our nation’s librarians transform their communities, schools and campuses, and improve the lives of the people they serve every day. If a librarian has made an impact on you in a meaningful way, now is your chance to honor their contributions. The I Love… Keep Reading
The Management library is undergoing a complete renovation. Preliminary work began over spring break, with major demolition beginning May 5th. The tentative re-open date is August 9th. Please contact us with any questions. Check back for progress updates!
Students learning the Japanese language gathered at Central Library to read their favorite Japanese books last Friday, March 24, 2017, from 3:30 to 5 pm. The books are from the new Tadoku Collection on the main floor of the Central Library in the Leisure Reading alcove. “Tadoku” (多読) means “extensive reading” and refers to graded… Keep Reading
Visit our New Book section in the Walker Management Library to check out one of our popular Business best sellers for some lighter reading over Winter Break. From titles such as “The Evolution of Everything: How New Ideas Emerge” to “Shoe Dog: A Memoir by the Creator of Nike” we have a book for most… Keep Reading
Interviews often come up on short notice. Use the First Research database for Industry Profiles including : overviews, challenges, trends, financials, forecasts, growth rating, and industry drivers. Owen students love the “Call Prep Question” and “Executive Insights” for Q&A pairs at the C-Suite level.
Company research can be overwhelming. Looking at public companies can unleash a firehose of information while looking at private companies can lead to dead ends. Multinational and international companies have their own challenges. Where are the best places to look? Let the Walker Management Library company research guides highlight the best resources available to you… Keep Reading
Industry research can be frustrating. So many resources, so little time. The librarians at the Walker Management Library have put together guides on general and specific industry research. From Financial Ratios, Sports Business, Food and Beverages to Industry Overviews, see our guides to find a hand selected list of the best resources we have to… Keep Reading
Walker Management Librarians are available to Owen students for research consultations. If you find that you’ve spent 15 minutes or more searching without satisfactory results, contact a librarian to schedule a time to brainstorm your research problem and learn more about the vast amount of resources available to you as a Vanderbilt and Owen student…. Keep Reading