Category Archives: Tools

2nd Scanner @BBL- Larger Format Scanner

June Hill, Reference Assistant, Bronfman Business Library Published THursday October 31st, 2013 What’s old is new again.  Our larger format scanner is back! For returning students you may recognize the large format scanner aka “The Beast”. You will find our 2nd scanner in the photocopy room. This scanner station has internet access so you can […]

Leveraging Google Scholar for Research Success

Sophie Bury, Business Librarian & Head Bronfman Business Library Published Wednesday, July 10, 2013. Google Scholar at scholar.google.com is an important search engine to have in your suite of research tools when carrying out business research. We’ve even tweeted about it before; but here’s the nitty gritty. It can help you uncover useful academic sources […]

MorningStar Direct, Thomson Reuters Private Equity and Global Financial Database are now available @ Bronfman Business Library

Xuemei Li, Business Librarian, Bronfman Business Library Published Thursday, May 16th 2013 The Bronfman Business Library would like to announce three products now available to all York students, faculty, and staff: Morningstar Direct, Thomson Reuters Private Equity and Global Financial Database. Morningstar Direct is a multi-currency research platform that provides performance and holdings analysis of […]

Industry and Market Research Just Got Easier: Introducing IBISWorld’s U.S. Specialized Industry Reports

Sophie Bury, Business Librarian & Head Bronfman Business Library Published Wednesday, May 1, 2013. Having a hard time finding information about a niche or emerging industry? In the past year we’ve had business students ask our librarians to help them find information about everything from the elevator industry, to the smoothies industry, to the sleep […]

That Cool Map Tool We’ve Been Telling You About

Sophie Bury, Business Librarian & Head Bronfman Business Library Published Wednesday April 24, 2013 You may have discovered the value of Simply Map already for market research in Canada. It allows you to generate both maps and tables displaying demographic or spending patterns data for one or more specific geographic locations in Canada, e.g. cities, […]