Monthly Archives: April 2012

Wall Street Journal

The end of the semester is almost here, summer approaches, and before you know it . . . the stacks of Wall Street Journals that line the hallways of the Kelley School fail to appear each morning.  Relax!  Kick the … Continue reading

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Business/SPEA IC Closed on May 7

The Business/SPEA IC will be closed on Monday, May 7, so staff members may attend the IU Libraries first In-House Institute.  The In-House Institute is a planned day of professional development for all library employees, packed with sessions in which … Continue reading

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E-Books and the Law

You may have heard about the lawsuit filed by the U.S. Department of Justice on Wednesday April, 11th against Apple Inc., along with five major publishers. The lawsuit, based on the cost of e-books and e-book publishing, is an attempt … Continue reading

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Historical Stock Prices

There are a variety of sources that provide daily historical stock prices.   You may first want to try a free Web site, like Yahoo Finance  or Google Finance  (date coverage can vary). Some of our subscription databases provide daily stock prices.  In … Continue reading

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Believe It or Not

Supercool Totally Awesome Fact of the Day: in 2007 parts of a harpoon that dated back to the 1880s were recovered from the body of a bowhead whale, meaning this whale had survived an attack that took place as much as 120 years prior … Continue reading

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Room Reservations Temporarily Suspended

Due to the large number of people wanting group rooms, reservations have been suspended from now until the end of spring semester.  All group rooms are currently available on a first-come, first-served basis.  If all rooms are full when your … Continue reading

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Trade Associations

Trade associations can be a good source of industry data.  They exist to promote, connect and keep their members informed  by providing industry news, market research, and practical guides for operating in that business.  Information generated by associations is often freely provided … Continue reading

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The IUB Libraries Have Sprouted!

The Libraries Green Team has ensured that the Libraries have met every qualification deemed necessary by the IU Office of Sustainability to earn its Sprout Certification.  Very specific steps in education and outreach, resource use, recycling, sustainable computing, energy and … Continue reading

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