SAGE offers a one-month free trial to all of its online content in October. The trial offers comprehensive access to State Stats, SAGE Research Methods, CQ Press Collections, as well as the online journal and eBook content which includes use of customization tools that allow researchers to refine and focus their research. The trial is running until 31 October, 2014 – anyone can register for free.
Creativity + Virtual Canvas = Boundless Presentations
Join our 30-minute trainings to learn how to make presentations with Prezi. The trainings will be held in the Library's lecture room on the 1st floor. Dates of the English-language courses and registration:
The EBSCO Discovery Service is now available through the library homepage. With EDS you can search the library's resources (scientific databases, e-journals and the library catalogue) simultaneously.
Japanese users of the OECD Better Life Index 2014 worry most about safety, Australians seek work-life balance, and Danes want to be happy – user feedback shows as the Index marks its third birthday. This Index allows you to compare well-being across countries, based on 11 topics the OECD has identified as essential, in the areas of material living conditions and quality of life. With this online interactive tool you can see how countries perform according to the importance you give to each of 11 topics that make for a better life.
OECD Factbook provides a global overview of today’s major economic, social and environmental indicators, in a range of user-friendly formats. More countries than ever are covered in greater detail, enabling direct comparisons for many indicators between OECD Members and major additional countries. The electronic version is freely available online:
OECD Factbook 2014
New talks and series have been recently added to The Marketing and Management Collection published by Henry Stewart Talks. Until the end of 2014 Henry Stewart Talks offers complete free access to this collection of more than 800 specially prepared audio-visual lectures organized into 67 comprehensive series and delivered by principals, managers and advisors from the business world and leading academics. The online courses are available free from the university's LAN, for off-campus access use Corvinus VPN.
The second international EconBiz Student Competition was held from March 17th to March 30st 2014. Because the library has joined the EconBiz Partner Network in 2013, Corvinus students were also invited to participate in the competition. The Hungarian student Enikő Molnár was awarded with the second place among the international winners, thanks to her creative presentation. Congratulations! The list of the winners
CopyClub has closed its duplicating services in the library. We are trying to solve this problem but scanning and printing are not possible for the time being. A coin operated self-service photocopier is available on the 3rd floor in the Journal Reading Room. Coins to be used are 5, 10, 50, 100 Ft. A Photo card is 300 Ft per day. Sorry for the inconvenience!
OECD's 2014 Economic Survey of Hungary examines recent economic developments, prospects and policies. Special chapters examine enhancing competition and tackling labour mismatches. The survey's full text version is readable online freely or it can be downloaded in PDF format from the university's LAN.