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Database of the Month

Database of the Month: Insider Intelligence (formerly eMarketer)

By Lisa Curtin
December 14, 2022

As the result of the merger of two research firms—eMarketer and Business Insider Intelligence—the eMarketer database is now known as Insider Intelligence. Although the name has changed, the content and global coverage has not! Researchers will continue to find research reports, forecasts, performance metrics, charts, trends, and analysis. So, what changes will you notice? Insider Intelligence combines the strengths of both brands to provide robust coverage of five core areas:


Database of the Month: CQ Researcher

By Kimberly Morin
November 15, 2022

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Database of the Month: ProQuest Ebook Central

By Viral Amin
October 19, 2022

With more than 200,000 books to download or read online, Ebook Central provides academic books on whatever you are studying here at Bentley. From corporate finance in China, to mastering film editing in Adobe, to Data Science Workshops teaching you to detect bank frauds, Ebook Central is constantly being updated with relevant content that you can use to complement reading for your courses, or to learn a new skill.  


Database of the Month: Transparent Languages Online

By Macee Damon
September 26, 2022

Transparent Languages Online provides learning materials and paths for over 100 languages, including English. Activities incorporate listening, speaking, reading, and writing. Learners can follow the standard paths provided, or customize their own. 


Summer Reading: Popular Fiction & Nonfiction Books, eBooks, and Audiobooks

By Katie Leahy
July 19, 2022

Summer is the perfect time to catch up on some reading and the Bentley Library has plenty of titles to choose from! Want to unravel a mystery? Explore a fantasy universe? Time travel with a historical fiction novel? Learn a new skill?

Search by title, author, or keyword in the Bentley Library Search if you already have something in mind and want to see if it is available at the library.


Database of the Month: Kanopy

By Matthew Van Sleet
June 23, 2022

In Spring 2022, Kanopy upgraded its website to a new design aimed at creating a more user-centered platform. Many of these enhancements were derived from user feedback and implemented to create a more intuitive viewing experience. Below are details of some of these improvements.

New Top Navigation
The top navigation bar of your library’s Kanopy website has been redesigned for simpler browsing, searching, and account management.


Database of the Month: Simmons Connect Plus on MRI-Simmons Insights

By Lisa Curtin
May 17, 2022

If you're a fan of the MRI-Simmons Insights database we have some great news for you! The library has recently renewed our subscription to MRI-Simmons Insights and added a new module to the platform—Simmons Connect Plus—that will provide detailed insights into the digital behaviors of consumers.


Resource of the Month: 1950 Census

By Kimberly Morin
April 6, 2022
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The National Archives just released The 1950 Census and these records are now available and searchable from this dedicated website


Database of the Month: Financial Times Online (

By Viral Amin
March 25, 2022

Financial Times Online ( goes beyond conventional business and financial analysis to cover the external drivers and trends shaping markets. A good example is its Moral Money newsletter that compiles news around the theme of Social Responsibility. And with Alphaville, you can take the pulse of markets through blog posts and aggregation of information from around the web on current business and finance topics. also carries out special investigations.


Database of the Month: Safari Online Tech Books

By Macee Damon
February 17, 2022

Within the O'Reilly database, Safari Tech Books offers books, audiobooks, case studies, videos, conference content and interactive tutorials on technology, computing, and business topics. 

Search for Titles

O'Reilly provides a basic search box at the top of the home page that can be used to execute a keyword search for books, videos, live events, and more. 

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