Non-trading days in Datastream

Posted on May 29, 2013 by Stephen Ratcliffe

Note: this post was update on 25 November 2014! Weekends: Stock Exchanges don’t trade on weekends therefore Datastream will omit price data or other daily data on weekends: I’ve added in the days of the week to show that there is automatically a gap when you download, for example, price data over time. What happens Read moreabout Non-trading days in Datastream





Referencing Guidance

Posted on by Susan Smith

Look at our Managing and Citing Business, Economics and Transport information page for an overview of the Cardiff Harvard Referencing style. You can access a referencing guide, a referencing tutorial and other resources from this page.


Referencing Social Media Sites

Posted on by Susan Smith

The general format for referencing a social media site is: Family name, INITIAL(S). Year. Title of page [Name of social media site]. Date post written (where applicable). Available at: URL [ Accessed: date you viewed the site]. An example reference for LinkedIn : Austin, A. 2014. Five advantages for CEOs that ‘get’ Social Media  [LinkedIn]. August 1 Read moreabout Referencing Social Media Sites



New eBook collection – Cambridge Books Online

Posted on November 6, 2014 by Stephen Ratcliffe

The library service is pleased to announce that it has acquired the Cambridge Books online collection for this academic year. The collection contains over 25,000 Cambridge University Press and affiliated publisher eBook titles and the content encompasses a broad range of subjects including the humanities, social sciences and STM subjects (scientific, technical and medical). The Read moreabout New eBook collection – Cambridge Books Online



How to access Clarkson’s Shipping Intelligence Network

Posted on October 3, 2014 by Stephen Ratcliffe

Go to the Cardiff Portal – Library – Subject Resources – Business, Economics and Transport – Search – Find Shipping Information – Shipping Intelligence Network. Or click on this link to go directly to the page below. Follow the  next few steps: 1. Shipping Intelligence Network requires a unique username and password. Click on the Read moreabout How to access Clarkson’s Shipping Intelligence Network