Wednesday, February 26, 2014

We Need You! Two Trial Databases to Try Out Today!

The Adrian G. Marcuse Library has two databases that are currently available through a limited trial. We need you, our students and faculty, to take them for a test drive. Let us know what you think...we want to know! 

Mergent Intellect (Trial ends 03/14/2014):
Mergent Intellect is a highly flexible web-based application that features a deep collection of worldwide business information that enables companies to generate insightful business intelligence. Access private and public U.S and international business data, industry news, facts and figures, executive contact information, the ability to access industry profiles and much more.

Mango Languages* (Trial ends 03/23/2014)
A comprehensive suite of courses covering the most popular languages in the world.
Foreign Courses: Spanish, French, Italian, Brazilian Portuguese, German, Russian, Mandarin Chinese, Japanese, Greek, Arabic (Leventine), Farsi, Pashto, Urdu, Turkish, Hebrew, Korean, Vietnamese, Thai, Tagalog, Hindi, Irish, Dari & more. 
English Courses:ESL Polish, ESL Spanish, ESL French, ESL Italian, ESL Portuguese, ESL German, ESL Russian, ESL Mandarin Chinese, ESL Cantonese Chinese, ESL Japanese, ESL Greek, ESL Arabic, ESL Korean, ESL Vietnamese, ESL Turkish.

*Currently access is limited for use on LIM Campus computers or Wi-Fi but will be available off campus shortly.  

Like using Mergent Intellect, Mango Languages, or both? Please email us, we appreciate your feedback!

Posted on February 26, 2014 I Blog post by Nicole LaMoreaux, M.L.S. (Reference and Instruction Librarian)