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How do I... - Wednesday 16 December 2015

E-books at the Learning Center

Access e-books selected by the Learning Center

 

 

 

 

 

 

The Learning Center selects and acquires e-books to be read online or downloaded.
For e-books on management subjects, browse EBSCO Ebook Collection or DawsonEra,
 
Every e-book can be read in two different ways:

  • online:
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 Ebsco Ebook Collection access  DawsonEra access

 

 

  • and/or as a download on your computer:...
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How do I... - Tuesday 24 November 2015

Real-Estate Management

The Learning Centre introduces you to helpful resources to be better trained and informed on real estate topics.

 

 

 

 

 

 

On databases such as Business Source Complete, Emerald, Factiva, Sage, ScienceDirect or SpringerLink, you can access specialised reviews:

  • Cities
  • Cornell Real Estate Review
  • Commercial Real Estate
  • European Urban and Regional Studies
  • Journal of Corporate Real Estate
  • Journal of Real Estate Finance and Economics

 

Apart from articles and...

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How do I... - Monday 19 October 2015

Plagiarism

What is it? How to avoid it?

 

 

When you have a work to do, whether it’s a presentation, a report or a thesis, it may seem easy to save time by writing word by word. Yet, reproducing sentences or parts of sentences found online or in a book makes the reader think you are the author of these sentences.

 

Using texts or ideas as if they were yours is a forbidden practice called “plagiarism”.

 

To copy/paste a sentence found on the internet without quoting the source is a quite extreme form of plagiarism. However, more subtle practices exist such as:

  • rewriting a sentence using synonyms without quoting the source
  • incorporating charts, graphs, images or figures without quoting the source
  • rephrasing an author’s thought with your own words without quoting the source
  • translating a text without quoting the source

ESSEC uses anti-plagiarism software to check academic and professional thesis as well as other...

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How do I... - Monday 04 May 2015

How to find a specific article? Think Journals AtoZ!

When searching for full text of an article, located in Delphes, or in a bibliography for instance, you have to know if it is available at the Learning Center, and if so, in what form:

  • in paper version, through a review or magazine available in the periodicals area

  • in electronic version downloadable from one of our databases

  • in electronic version downloadable from the website of the magazine

To obtain this information, consult journalsAtoZ.

As an example, let’s imagine you are looking for the following article:

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How do I... - Thursday 03 April 2014

7 go-to resources for quality video content

 

Need to find a video to illustrate a concept? Want to use a news broadcast as an example? Can’t find that conference everybody’s talking about?

We selected 7 resources for you to browse when looking for videos: covering a wide range of topics or ultra specialized, these resources focus on quality of form and substance.

 

1. Xerfi Canal
You know Xerfi for its studies and market reports… discover its video channel! Xerfi Canal interviews experts, CEOs, and politicians on all aspects of economics. Markets and strategy are also covered.

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