Visitors to the Goizueta Business Library, Fall 2021

The Woodruff Library Building and the Goizueta Business Library are now admitting visitors by appointment during designated visitor hours. For more information, review the Woodruff Library’s visitor policy.  

This Day in Business History: Opening of the Erie Canal

October 26, 1825: Although construction first began in 1817, the Erie Canal did not officially open until October 26, 1825. Connecting the Hudson River with Lake Erie, the Erie Canal helped transform New York City into the main port in the United States and greatly increased opportunities for trade and settlements. The Erie Canal lay…

Business Research Database Blog Series: PolicyMap

The Emory community has access to a wealth of business research databases. This series highlights many of these great resources, including content and the best applications for classes and career prep. What Will You Find? PolicyMap publishes U.S. statistical data that can be plotted by geographical location to help you make data driven decisions. Data included…

This Day in Business History: The Black Monday Stock Market Crash

October 19, 1987: As a call-back to the October 28, 1929 stock market crash on Black Tuesday, Black Monday refers to the October 19, 1987 stock market crash during which the Dow Jones Industrial Average (DJIA) fell 508 points (22.6% of its value) and the Dow Jones Index lost over $500 billion. The impact of Black…

Business Research Database Blog Series: Passport

The Emory community has access to a wealth of business research databases. This series highlights many of these great resources, including content and the best applications for classes and career prep. What Will You Find? Passport publishes market research reports on consumer products and services as well as ingredients and packaging for those products from…

Vault is now FirstHand

Vault and FirstHand have combined and recently launched a rebranded platform.  Key changes you’ll notice: How to Access FirstHand (formerly Vault): Registration Required.  Use your Emory email. Look for an email from explore firsthand com to confirm your email address. This can take several minutes to process. FirstHand will send you a follow…

Business Research Database Blog Series: EMIS

The Emory community has access to a wealth of business research databases. This series highlights many of these great resources, including content and the best applications for classes and career prep. EMIS What Will You Find? EMIS is a database useful for two very different types of research. Its core content focuses on over 168…

GBL Shorts: Library Questionary with Doug Bowman

Steven Colbert’s Colbert Questionert has nothing on the business librarians when it comes to asking just the right questions to learn things about our Goizueta community that we never knew before! We are continuing our newest video series, GBL Shorts: Library Questionary with Professor Doug Bowman. Take a look! Who will be our next guest? Watch for…

Business Research Database Blog Series: Gartner

The Emory community has access to a wealth of business research databases. This series highlights many of these great resources, including content and the best applications for classes and career prep. Gartner What You Will Find Gartner is an excellent resource for gathering market research reports on all aspects of the IT landscape including forecasts,…

This Day in Business History: Henry Ford’s Model-T hits the market

October 1, 1908: Also known as the Tin Lizzie, the Leaping Lena, and the “flivver,” the Model T was designed to be an accessible automobile for the masses. Inventor Henry Ford innovated the car making process by implementing assembly line production (as opposed to handcrafting), making the cars more affordable for the middle class and…

Interested in learning R, Tableau, or ArcGis StoryMaps? Check out ECDS’ Workshop Series!

Emory Center for Digital Scholarship (ECDS) has a great workshop series that you won’t want to miss! See the list of offerings below and make sure to register in advance to secure your spot. Access to registration. September 29: Communicating with Infographics October 6: Intro to ArcGIS StoryMaps October 13: Data Cleaning in R (Part 1)…