Library Workshop: Business Resources: Thursday, January 22, 2:00pm

Business Resources

This class will focus on business research strategies and methods for finding information on companies and industries.

Why you should take this class:

  • You are starting to apply for jobs and wonder what companies you might like to work for.
  • You have a job interview and want to find out more about a company and its industry.
  • You are planning to start your own business and want to do background research on the industry and companies within the industry.

Thursday, January 22


Sherman Fairchild Library, Multimedia Conference Room 328


SFL open until 2am 1/16-1/18

SFL will be open until 2am Friday night/Saturday morning and Saturday night/Sunday morning this weekend 1/16 – 1/18.

1/19 Martin Luther King Day hours

For Martin Luther King Day on 1/19 the following hours will be in effect:

Sherman Fairchild Library: 24 hours, with Caltech or Readers’ ID required
Millikan: closed
Dabney: closed
Cahill: closed
Geology: closed

New library hours

Beginning January 2015, the Sherman Fairchild Library will remain open 24 hours for students, faculty, and staff Sunday through Thursday but will close at midnight on Friday and Saturday.  SFL will reopen on Saturday and Sunday mornings at 9am.  During midterms and finals study weeks, SFL will be open 24/7. Millikan and Dabney Libraries will remain open until midnight instead of 11pm, Sunday through Saturday.  For more information, see the library’s Hours

December new books and journals lists now available

The lists of new books and journals added to the libraries’ collections during the month of December 2014 are now available. This month’s book list includes book cover images for many items, and links to Amazon to allow you to browse the books electronically. Please note that we provide no guarantee that Amazon has contracted with the publisher to allow viewers to browse specific books.

1/3/15: CaltechAUTHORS is back up

Maintenance of the CODA CaltechAUTHORS database has been completed. CaltechAUTHORS is available for searching, browsing, and submitting.

1/3/15: CaltechAUTHORS is down for scheduled maintenance until 2:00 pm

The CaltechAUTHORS CODA database is undergoing scheduled maintenance on Saturday 1/3/15 and will be unavailable until approximately 2:00 pm.

Library services limited Tuesday 12/23

Reference and borrower registration services will be available for limited hours on Tuesday, 12/23: 8am to noon.

CaltechAUTHORS down for maintenance Saturday, Jan. 3rd, 2015, 4 am – 12 noon

The CaltechAUTHORS repository will be unavailable on Saturday January 3rd, 2015, from 4 AM to 12 Noon.  During that time, it  will be closed to new submissions, and web-page bibliographies and publications lists generated through CaltechAUTHORS will be unavailable.   In addition, the repository may be unstable through the end of the holiday break (1/4/2013), although it should be available for searching.  Thank you for your patience while we perform this needed upgrade.

Two new department head positions available

The Library is looking for candidates for two new department head positions: Head of Digital Library Development and Head of Research Services.

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