The EconBiz database, the search engine for economic information (provided by ZBW German National Library of Economics), is available now through a new interface. The formerly separated interfaces of EconBiz and EconBiz Open were merged, the search option for open access publications only is easy to select now on the new interface. The publications of Corvinus Research Archive are searchable in EconBiz, too. The database is freely available.
Cambridge offers now a free trial to the e-books available on Cambridge Books Online. The subject category of social sciences contains nearly 9000 titles. The trial is running until 30 November 2013, the publications are available from the university's LAN.
A new bookstore has opened in the main building of Corvinus University. The bookstore sells English-language books and is open Monday to Thursday 9:30 to 17:30 pm, Friday 9:30 to 15:00 pm.
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, 2013 – anyone can register for free.
The publications of Corvinus Research Archive institutional repository are searchable and available now in the EconBiz Open database, ensuring wider access to the research results of the university. EconBiz Open, provided by ZBW German National Library of Economics, offers researchers and students all over the world direct access to 800,000 journal articles and working papers which are freely available on the internet.
EconLit, the American Economic Association's electronic database, is the world's foremost source of references to economic literature. EconLit with Full Text contains all of the indexing available in EconLit, plus full text for nearly 600 journals, including the AEA journals with no embargo. The database is now available from the university's LAN until 2 November 2013.
EconLit with Full Text
Greenleaf Publishing and GSE Research are offering free online access to the Sustainable Organization Library. The database is an online collection of books and journals (almost 400 volumes) covering the key areas of governance, sustainability, social responsibility, environmental management and related fields. The publications are available from the university's LAN until September 30th 2013.
Statista is the first statistics portal in the world to integrate data on over 60,000 topics from over 18,000 sources onto a single professional platform. Categorized into 21 market sectors, Statista provides companies, business customers, research institutions, and the academic community with direct access to quantitative data on media, business, finance, politics, and a wide variety of other areas of interest or markets. The database is now available from the university's LAN until September 30th 2013.
The OAPEN Library contains freely accessible academic books, mainly in the area of Humanities and Social Sciences. OAPEN works with publishers to build a quality controlled collection of Open Access books, and provides services for publishers, libraries and research funders in the areas of dissemination, quality assurance and digital preservation. The subject of Economics, finance, business and management contains 189 titles, the books are freely available.
The library will be closed in the month of August. We will be open again from September 2nd 2013.