Career Focus: Explore and Expand Your Target Company List with Google Maps

If you’re savvy on GBL resources for career research, you may have already come to know AtoZdatabases quite well for creating target company lists. Now, using the advanced search function, you can conduct a Map Based Search, powered by Google Maps®. This tool will be immensely helpful if you are trying to decide which city is best…

4th Annual Week One Wine-Down!

See this great coverage in the LITS Online newsletter about this annual event the Goizueta Business Library hosts for the new full-time MBAs.

Audiobooks & Podcasts at GBL: No time to read? No worries!

Reading is essential…among many, many, many other things like homework, eating, maybe even sleeping sometimes. For most students, there’s so much course-related material to get through, it’s nearly impossible to make time for leisure or enrichment reading. Luckily, modern technology provides different ways to absorb books and other information on-the-go. Here are some recommended resources…

Why doesn’t the library ever have the textbooks that I need for my classes?

It’s really expensive paying for textbooks for all of my classes every year, but the library never has them (other than an occasional really old edition) in their collection. It would be very convenient if they could start buying our textbooks. This is a frequent question we get each year from our students. There is a…

New to GBL Databases: CREDO Reference Unlimited

We’ve just added CREDO Reference Unlimited to our list of business databases. It includes 67 full-text e-reference books about business, finance, and economics. To give you some ideas of what you can find here, the business librarians have selected their top picks from the CREDO collection:   Susan Klopper: Encyclopedia of the History of American…

No coffee available in the business library?

I asked a friendly Business librarian for a cappuccino while I was studying in the library and was shocked to find out that the staff has no on-site cappuccino maker. ;-( I think it would be best if a cappuccino machine is installed as soon as possible for Business school staff and student use. -Concerned…

Why doesn’t the business library have IBISWorld?

Why doesn’t the business library have IBISWorld? I keep coming across it when I am researching for class projects and the company I interned at had it. I know that some of my friends who are attending other MBA programs have access to it as well. It would be great if the library could get…

Customer service in the business library

While the business librarians do encourage us (FT MBA students) to email them via GBS Ask a Librarian if we need help or want to schedule a consultation for a class project, they also invite us to come by the library and just pop-in. But lately when I do pop in to see a librarian,…

GBL welcomes your suggestions and feedback

You can now leave us suggestions and feedback on your experiences with the library’s staff, resources, and space by using our Suggestion Box. Access the online Suggestion Box via the GBL website, or you can slip your comments into the box sitting on our reference desk in the business library. You are welcome to submit your…

A large list of companies that sponsor H1Bs in xlsx!

Looking for a list of companies who have sponsored H1B visa’s in the past year? Download our list in excel, straight from the US Department of Labor’s Foreign Labor Certification Database! (heads up, this works best in Internet Explorer) For ease of access, we have 3 different files: All H1B certified applications A slice of H1Bs…