Information Center

Introduction

The MSM Information Center is a sophisticated multi-functional resource center. Students have access to a wealth of knowledge that can be applied to every aspect of their study. The Information Center features the most advanced online knowledge tools. The Information Center specializes in English language literature in the field of management, finance, information technology, operations, environment, accounting, marketing, tourism and economics. It comprises a foundation for in-depth study in management education.

Infocenter Portal

Access to the library catalogue, databases and other relevant links (for MSM staff and registered MSM students)
The Information Center is equipped with the cataloguing software V-Smart Air and V-link to simplify the management of its collection and to provide faculty and students with improved access to its resources.

Facilities available via the portal:  infocenter.msm.nl

  1. Library catalog V-smart Air and V-link
  2. Databases:
  • Business Source Complete and Regional Business News (Ebsco)
  • Emerald Management 120 (Emerald)
  • ScienceDirect Business, Management and Accounting (Elsevier)
  • Info

3. EDS (Ebsco Discovery Service)

Collection

The Information Center is specialized in the fields of management, finance, information technology, operations, environment, accounting, tourism, marketing and economics. It contains about 10.000 books. The majority of the journal subscriptions are in electronic format, available via the InfoCenter portal. In addition, there is a growing collection of research papers and theses in electronic format (full-text). An international thesaurus is used to classify the materials.

Services

Information requests
The Information Center accepts requests via:

Phone: +31 43 38 70 877
E-mail: infocenter@msm.nl

We try to help you as much as we can in finding an appropriate answer for your questions.

Inter Library Loan
This service is only available for registered residential students and staff. Inter Library Loan is a service for borrowing books and obtaining articles from other libraries through a national system or even international if necessary.

Facilities
The Information Center is equipped with 10 multimedia pc‹s with internet access and many software applications. Students can use their laptops to access the MSM computer network. Scanning and printing facilities are also available.

ID Card

MSM students are given permission to use the Information Center facilities during their entire program. The student ID-card distributed in the beginning of the program gives you also access to the facilities of the Information Center.

This does not apply to the participants of the short and Outreach programs. These participants will have the same rights to use the facilities of the Information Center but will not be given an ID- card because of their short stay at MSM.

Regulations

The Information Center is a place for study, research and discussion.

All facilities of the Information Center are available for students and staff, free of charge.

Students and staff can borrow books and magazines. Textbook reference copies are not for loan.

Reserved items need to be returned at once. The cost of lost material will be charged from the loaner.

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