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Business and Economics E-books

Cornell University Library is now providing access  to business and economics e-books through SpringerLink.  Search the whole SpringerLink database or choose to browse just the Business and Economics collections.  Here are just a few titles of  books that might be of interest:  Comparative Analyses of Operating Hours and Working Times in the European Union; Evaluating […]

Evidence-Based Human Resources (reports)

Evidence-Based Human Resources is a series of research reports from The Conference Board, which includes the titles: Evidence-Based Human Resources: A Practitioner’s Guide; Evidence Based HR in Action:  Case Studies; and Evidence-Based Human Resources:  A Primer and Summary of Current Literature. Cornell University Library subscribes to the Conference Board’s  Research Online Collection in which you […]

Transfer: European Review of Labour and Research

Starting in February 2010, the journal Transfer:  European Review of Labour and Research, will be published by SAGE on behalf of the European Trade Union Institute.  This journal has been published since 1995, so the change in publisher is the news here. From the publisher site: Transfer stimulates dialogue between the European trade union movement […]

Labor and Employment Law and Economics (Book of the Month)

Labor and Employment Law and Economics, edited by Kenneth G. Dau-Schmidt, Seth D. Harris, and Orly Lobel, is Catherwood’s Book of the Month. The economic analysis of labor and employment law is a bold effort to apply economic theory to explain important empirical facts about the regulation of the employment relationship and to provide positive […]

BNA Workplace Immigration Report

BNA’s Workplace Immigration Report is now available from any ILR building.  Access is provided by the Catherwood Library from the Bureau of National Affairs, Inc. and is limited to subscribers. Workplace Immigration Report provides original reporting on workplace immigration news developments, federal and state legislation and regulations, and immigration enforcement actions in various industries. It […]

DigitalCommons@ILR to exceed 10,000 uploaded documents

Originally posted in the ILR News Center, November 6, 2009: 10,000 Uploads, 2 Million Downloads DigitalCommons@ILR a repository for workplace information Labor trends in Cambodia. On-the-job health hazards for beauticians. The collective bargaining agreement of Watervliet firefighters. Testimony from the Glass Ceiling Commission. The electronic documents housed within DigitalCommons@ILR cover an immense range of workplace […]

The Office (Season 5) is here! – DVD

The Office (Season 5) is now available on DVD from the Catherwood Library.  Ask for it by call# (PN1992.77 .O34 2009) at the Circulation Desk to check it out. And, yes, Season 5 also has its very own Wikipedia page, but don’t look at it, if you want to be surprised.

Annual Review of Economics (new!)

The non-profit publisher Annual Reviews, which may be more well-known for its review articles of scientific primary research,  has released 3 new titles as part of an Economics collection:  Annual Review of Economics; Annual Review of Resource Economics; and the forthcoming Annual Review of Financial Economics. The current issue of Annual Review of Economics includes […]

Why didn’t you get the offer? Could be Facebook

A recent survey by CareerBuilder found that 45% of hiring managers had checked the profiles of candidates on one or more social networking sites during the hiring process. Of those that had, 35% reported using the information they found as a reason NOT to hire a candidate. Of those, the reasons most often cited for […]

Bloomberg Law Reports

For recent developments in a number of law topics, visit the Bloomberg Law Reports. Each report is updated regularly and collects the most recent news for that area of law. The description of the service from Bloomberg: Bloomberg Law Reports by Bloomberg Law® are comprehensive legal analyses which examine recent developments across a wide array […]

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