Category: News

Emerald eBooks – a new e-book collections at University of Economics, Prague

University of Economics, Prague (VŠE) has enlarged its collection of online databases with electronic information resource Emerald eBooks, which contains e-books focused on business, management, economics and social sciences. All the e-books are accessible via Emerald Insight platform. In case you wish to search only within subscribed titles, select „Book part“ option next to a […]

Trial access to database Statista

All VŠE users can until 30rd June 2020 exploit a trial access to database Statista, which consolidates statistical data on over 80 000 topics from more than 22 500 sources from the economic sector. The database contains more than 1,5 million multi-disciplinary statistics, facts, market data, various reports, infographics and forecasts.

Oxford Handbooks Online: Scholarly Research Reviews – a new e-book collections at University of Economics, Prague

University of Economics, Prague (VŠE) has enlarged its collection of online databases with electronic information resource Oxford Handbooks Online: Scholarly Research Reviews, which contains selected e-book collections of peer reviewed handbooks focused on these disciplines: Business and Management (https://www.oxfordhandbooks.com/browse?t0=ORR:SOC00070) – access to all materials, Economics and Finance (https://www.oxfordhandbooks.com/browse?t0=ORR:SOC00720) – access only to materials published in […]

Nobel Prize in Economics 2019

The Royal Swedish Academy of Sciences has decided to award the Sveriges Riksbank Prize in Economic Sciences in Memory of Alfred Nobel 2019 to Esther Duflo, Abhijit Banerjee and Michael Kremer “for their experimental approach to alleviating global poverty“. They have introduced a new approach to obtaining reliable answers about the best ways to fight […]

The library published a book about Tomas Bata, the founder of the Bata company

We published a new book that accompanies the exhibition held in the library in Žižkov. The publication reflects on the main ideas of the founder and provides first access to Bata’s own speeches and reflections on various topics, particularly on work and business. You can find the publication in the library.

Seminars on e-resources and avoiding plagiarism in English

Every semester VŠE Library participates in some courses with the workshop on e-resources and avoiding plagiarism. The courses are promoted in cooperation with the Admission Office, so expect an email from them regarding the planned seminars, usualy during 6th or 7th week of the semester. .

New E-resource Europresse with access to French and International Publications

University of Economics, Prague (VŠE) has enlarged its collection of online databases with electronic information resource Europresse. The database provides access to more than 14 000 information sources  from general and specialized French and international publications (dailies, weeklies, specialty publications in PDF format/full text),  reports, studies, transcriptions of TV and radio programs, social media, company profiles, PPT presentations, biographies etc.   The […]