Friday, August 31, 2007

Hottest IT Management Jobs; 30 books every IT Leader Must Read and more

Click on CIO Insight,1540,2177590,00.asp to see the top ten most requested articles in August, including

1. The 8 Hottest IT Management Jobs Today and Into 2008
2. 30 Books Every IT Leader Must Read
"Society for Information Management's 2008 list of leadership books ..." GGU students, faculty, staff, and corporate and alumni members with check out privileges who want to borrow any of these --or other books-- please stop by the University Library or contact the University Library via or 415 442-7244. Over Labor Day holiday we are laboring to see which of the 30 books are available via the University Library. Whether they are here or not, we can try to get them for you!

The library will be closed Saturday, Sunday and Monday, but we will reopen on Tuesday at 10 am, ready to help you achieve academic and professional success.

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Wednesday, August 29, 2007

Student video on how library helps students

How can University Library help students succeed? See and hear Ramya Vasu, President of Student Finance Club at Golden Gate University, talk about how University Library can help students. Click on

Thanks to Ramya and to Lynnette Webb of CyberCampus for creating this video!

Tuesday, August 28, 2007

Safety in the Library

The following is a brief quiz on safety in the library.

Wednesday, August 22, 2007

The Future of Work --BusinessWeek Special Issue

Have you seen the special issue of BusinessWeek on "The Future of Work: How we will master technology, manage companies, and build careers in the era of the global 24-7 workforce"? This BusinessWeek issue for August 20-27, 2007, is available in GGU University Library in periodicals under call number HF5001 .B89 and online to GGU students and faculty via Proquest and EBSCO.

Please know you can always stop by the Reference Desk, call 415 442-7244 or e-mail for help finding this and other resources to promote your academic and career success!

Wednesday, August 8, 2007

Meet with Orbis Rep Thursday, 3 pm, room 163

Secrets of a financial database revealed! Bring your questions about retrieving financial data to a meeting on Thursday, 3 pm, room 163 of the University Library. Annile Alexander, representative for Orbis Financial Database, will be here to answer your questions and demonstrate searching techniques. Please join us!

Thursday, August 2, 2007

Finding and analyzing ratios for companies using Orbis and SAS

Finding Ratios for Companies and Industries Using ORBIS
And Analyzing Data Using SAS

Monday, August 6, 4-6 pm, Lab 4225
Monday, August 13, 4-6 pm, Lab 4225

A Data for Decisions Workshop

University Library staff team up with Dr. Miro Costa, Director, Graduate Department of Operations and Information Technology Management, Ageno School of Business, to offer this workshop. Please contact Janice Carter for more information or to let her know your suggestions for future workshops in this series.