Palgrave Macmillan e-resources: Access all areas

palgrave access for allFrom March 1-31, 2015 Palgrave Macmillan is offering free online access to the complete portfolio of journals spanning the humanities, the social sciences and business and management. Two specific databases are also accessible during this time period. The journals and the databases are freely available from the university's LAN.

Palgrave Macmillan Journals
International Historical Statistics
The Palgrave Encyclopedia of Strategic Management

PrivCo database trial

The PrivCo - Private Company Financial Intelligence database is freely available online until 20th March 2015. PrivCo is the premier source for business and financial data on more than 700,000 non-publicly traded corporations, including family owned, private equity owned, venture backed, and international unlisted companies all over the world. The collection is available from the university's LAN, for off-campus access use Corvinus VPN.

Frost & Sullivan database trial

Until 28th February 2015 Frost & Sullivan offers free access to the company's online database. Frost & Sullivan is a global growth consulting firm which provides market research and analysis, growth strategy consulting, and corporate training services across multiple industries. The collection is available from the university's LAN, for off-campus access use Corvinus VPN.

Be a great presenter with Prezi

preziCreativity + 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:

Routledge Handbooks Online - free access

routledgeUntil 12th March 2015 Routledge offers free access to the Routledge Handbooks Online collection. The e-books are available from the university's LAN, for off-campus access use Corvinus VPN.

Access to SAGE Social Sciences & Humanities package

sageThe SAGE Social Sciences & Humanities package is now available online. The package provides access to 554 journals with issues back to 1999 in the humanities and social sciences fields, including leading international peer-reviewed titles. The publications are available from the university's LAN.

IMF eLibrary online access

imf_logoIMF eLibrary is now available online. The database provides direct access to the IMF’s periodicals, books, working papers and studies, and data and statistical tools. You will find information and perspective on macroeconomics, globalization, development, trade and aid, technical assistance, demographics, emerging markets, policy advice, poverty reduction, and so much more. The publications are available from the university's LAN.

Changes in the examination period

- Short loan system of 5 days for textbooks: borrowable only by students of CUB, renewal only once provided there is no reservation for the book. In the catalogue the textbooks are classified: short loan = korlátozottan kölcsönözhető. In this period other users of the library (who are not students of CUB) are not allowed to borrow these textbooks.
- The fine for overdue books is HUF 180/day /book, for books borrowed for a night or for a weekend the fine is HUF 1000/day/book.
- Reserved books are only held for 2 days.

Longer opening hours  (9 am - 4 pm) on Saturdays in the exam period:
20th December 2014
10th, 17th, 24th January 2015

22th December 2014 - 4th January 2015: CLOSED

EBSCO Discovery Service

ebsco discovery serviceThe 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.

Danes want to be happy - OECD Better Life Index 2014

oecd better life indexJapanese 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.