Hello First Year MBAs! Welcome to Penn, Wharton and to the Lippincott Library. We want to tell you about some of the resources that are available to you from the library. Please stop by and introduce yourself. Or, visit virtually.
Welcome to Lippincott and the start of a new academic year! We have a number of services to help make your life at Penn a lot easier. Some of these services are described here.
DOCUMENT DELIVERY. Available to MBAs, PhD candidates and Faculty. Please send an email to firstname.lastname@example.org to request articles and book chapters. Include the full citation for the fastest reply.
BUSINESS FAQ. Your 24/7 librarian. Search by keyword to find resources on your topic such as financial ratios, consumer demographics, analyst reports and many more.
RESEARCH ASSISTANCE. Email us, chat, call us at 215-898-5924 or contact a subject specialist on your topic. Ask for a Consultation for yourself or your team. We know where to find the academic resources that you need.
WHARTON LAB COMPUTERS AND PRINTERS. Too crowded over at Wharton? Come over to Lippincott and use the Wharton Lab Computers here. These computers are reserved for Wharton students and have all the same programs and features that are available on Wharton computers. Sign in using your Wharton account information.
GROUP STUDY ROOMS. Have a team project or group presentation? Reserve a room for your meeting. Some rooms are larger and can accomodate up to 12 people.
YABLON FINANCIAL RESOURCES LAB. Bloomberg and Capital IQ are at your fingertips. Log in with your Wharton account information. First time you use Bloomberg, create your own account. Librarians log you into Capital IQ.
DATAPOINTS is the Lippincott Library’s blog. Follow us to learn tricks and tips about Bloomberg and many other Library databases. Look for postings on new Library resources. See this post, for example: Top 10 Resources for MBAs .
WORKSHOPS. Wednesdays are Bloomberg days. Every week we provide Bloomberg training from 3:30 – 4:30 in the Yablon Financial Resources Lab. You can register here: Business Workshops. It’s hands-on so be sure to come a few minutes early to create your own Bloomberg account.
We also offer other workshops on Job Search, Company Information and Business Research Skills. See the training schedule to find out what workshops are being offered. Registration is recommended.
RESEARCH TO GO. Every Monday -Thursday we come to you. Reference Librarians are available from 12:30 – 1:30 in Huntsman Hall 251. Drop in and get fast answers to your job search or research questions.
TEXT BOOKS. Available for many Wharton courses at the Lippincott Reserve Desk. Most can be checked out for three hours and used in the Library.
SUBJECT/COURSE GUIDES. Subject Specialist have prepared Guides by subject area or course. Use these to find resources for your projects and assignments. Contact a Specialist for additional information.
FRANKLIN is the Library Catalog. Use this to search for books, journals, videos and more.
MARK’S CAFE. Food. Drink. Comfort.
Take advantage of the services available to you. Hope to see you soon.