Tuesday, January 19, 2016

Current Issues of Institutional Investor Journals Now Available Online

Online access to the current issues of the Institutional Investor Journals is now available to the Ross Community. The Institutional Investor site provides online access to the most current issue as well as issues for the past 3 years. To locate all available issues, search the Kresge Journal Locator.

Institutional Investor Journals
  • Practical Applications
  • The Journal of Alternative Investments
  • The Journal of Derivatives
  • The Journal of Fixed Income
  • The Journal of Index Investing
  • The Journal of Investing
  • The Journal of Portfolio Management
  • The Journal of Private Equity
  • The Journal of Retirement
  • The Journal of Structured Finance
  • The Journal of Trading
  • The Journal of Wealth Management

Wednesday, January 13, 2016

ProQuest Service Outage 10pm

On January 16, 2016, ProQuest will be upgrading its systems infrastructure to improve performance, security, and overall reliability of your products. The window is scheduled to begin at 10:00 PM Eastern Standard Time and will last for 8 hours.

Wednesday, December 16, 2015

Remote Access to Databases Unavailable

Update: Service has been restored.

Remote access to Kresge databases is unavailable at this time.  We are working on this issue and will have access restored as soon as possible.  Databases can be accessed through the  UM User link where provided.  

Tuesday, November 17, 2015

Career Resources for Veterans from Vault

Kresge has many databases that can help our nations veterans with research and transitioning to civilian life. Vault has many exclusive features for veteran support.  Vault can help with career advice, guidebooks and videos, company rankings for military veterans, and many more.  See Vault to start your research.

Monday, November 16, 2015

Course Material Deadlines

Course Material Deadlines
Fall 2015: 
  Purchase digital access through November 30, 2015
  Last day to pick up optional TEXTPAK at Kresge Annex:   November 18, 2015
Winter A 2016 (classes starting January):
-->Purchase digital access:    -->December 14-April 18
-->   Digital access refund deadline:      February 5, 2016
  Purchase Optional TEXTPAK:     December 14-February 5, 2015
  Last day to pick up optional TEXTPAK at Kresge Annex:     February 12, 2016

Full deadline details can be found in the course materials data table on Students web page.

Thursday, September 24, 2015

University of Michigan Ranked in Top Universities Producing VC-backed Entreprenuers

Pitchbook, the database of private equity and venture capital deals, released it's Top Universities report today. This report ranks the top 50 undergraduate and top 25 MBA programs worldwide to track numbers of VC-backed entrepreneurs from the start of 2010 through the end of July 2015.

The University of Michigan came in at #7 for undergraduates and #17 for MBAs. To read the details and see who else made the list, download the full report.

Source: Universities Report, 2015-2016 Edition. Pitchbook.

Friday, August 14, 2015

Comperio is now PwC Inform

PwC Inform contains a comprehensive full text library of global financial reporting and accounting literature. Includes AICPA, FASB and relevant SEC documents, as well as general international items and accounting materials issued by select foreign countries. Both current and historical material are included.

Formerly available only in the Library, the new PwC Inform interface is available to all Ross Users via a web interface. A personal account is required for access. To request an account, contact us at kbalhelpdesk@umich.edu.