Archive for the 'search tips' Category

Econbiz in your browser

January 24, 2007

Econbiz developed a plugin for the latest generation of Mozilla browsers (Firefox, Netscape 7). More info here @ Econbiz.

Free financial information on the web

July 7, 2006

Search engines Yahoo and Google offer a lot of free financial information. Take a look at:
http://finance.yahoo.com/mt?u
http://finance.google.com/finance

for example Inbev:
http://finance.yahoo.com/q?s=INB.BR
http://finance.google.com/finance?q=EBR%3AINB

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April 19, 2006

The library publishes a monthly list of new acquisitions . The list is available on the main page of the library’s website > scientist.

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February 13, 2006

Other universities provide access to interesting databases and e-journal collections. You find an overview here. We collected data from the Nereus members:

The London School of Economics (UK)
Tilburg University (NL)
Erasmus University of Rotterdam (NL)
German National Library of Economics (D)
Sciences Po (F)
Université Libre de Bruxelles (B)
University College Dublin (IRL)
UCL (University College London) (UK)
University of Oxford (UK)
The University of Warwick (UK)
Katholieke Universiteit Leuven (B)
Vienna University of Economics and Business administration (A)
Maastricht Univeristy (NL)
Carlos III de Madrid (ES)
Charles University CERGE-EI (CZ)

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January 12, 2006

Interlibrary loan is only allowed for books outside the Leuven city center. Students cannot use the ILL for requests between the IBL-services of K.U.Leuven. This is only possible for K.U.Leuven personnel.

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Econbiz

December 14, 2005

You can search directly in Econbiz at our website. There you will find a large amount of economic working papers, articles and data. Econbiz is an initiative of ZBW, the world largest library in economics and partner in Nereus. Econbiz, the virtual subject library for economics and business studies, is a gateway for economic information. It is offered by the German National Library of Economics (ZBW) in cooperation with the University and City Library of Cologne.

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December 14, 2005

Searching in the Statistical Compendium of the OECD is easy using e-sources and Librisource. Statistical Compendium contains a selection of the most important statistics of the OECD (Organisation for Economic Co-operation and Development).
In the library you find the cd-rom of OECD. You can link from the cd-rom to the website for the most recent information.

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