CIANDO – a new eBook platform and more

ciandoSince January 2015 IUBH|LIS has licensed another ebook platform named Ciando for you. On Ciando you can find several ebooks in german and english language which you can download temporarily or read online directly.

Accessing Ciando please log in to DigiLIS, search for Ciando and click the link which appears in the entry list.

EbscoEbooksA lot more academic ebooks in english language are accessible via our EBSCO ebook collection platform.

EBSCO ebook collection is also accessible via DigiLIS. Search for EBSCO ebook collection and then use the appearing link as described in the catalogue entry.

In case you want to copy or print some material in our LIS|Copy Room please do not forget to charge your campus card on Friday evening latest. Unfortunately there is no charging option on weekends.

Happy holidays! :-)

Thank you all for participating at our Make a Wish campaign!

We’ve ordered a lot items for you – ebooks, books and also a new database called Prendismo Collection which can be accessed on campus and soon also off campus.

With the Prendismo Collection you can easily find business knowledge, interesting information and real stories of executives.
By the way: we always love your feedback!

Now the LIS team wishes you relaxing holidays and Merry Christmas. We hope 2015 is a year of happiness and success for you!

Sabine Nüsch /

We’ll be happy to welcome you again next year on January 5th.

Take care. :-)

Special library offer: make a wish!!

You’re missing some items (books, ebooks or others) your library should offer?

Now is the perfect time to tell!


Discuss it with your course and your lecturers and we’ll be very happy to discuss your wishes with you!

But in this case time is important so please tell us until December, 10th about it so we’ll have enough time for action.

As always we really like to satisfy your expectations.

Of course your way to the library is never a waste of time. Nice, quite and friendly atmosphere and also sweets are just waiting for you to come. :-)


Brand new database

We have a brand new database!

WISOnet is a special database for economic sciences, social sciences and psychology in German language but also includes English sources.

Right now  we have campus access only – but we are working hard to offer it on and off campus soon.

You can access the database via DigiLIS. In case you’re on campus now just click >>>!



Still, if you have any further questions about this database, other databases or general questions about searching please let us know!

Just as a reminder for you: we also offer research instruction courses for small groups.

New Books on the shelf – Harvard Business Review On Series

NEW BOOKS ON THE SHELF – Harvard Business Review On Series

Thanks to one of our students for asking for new items of the Harvard Business Review On Series!








Harvard Business Review ON

– Advancing Your Career
– Aligning Technology with Strategy
– Finding & Keeping the Best People
– Fixing Health Care from Inside & Out
– Greening Your Business Profitably
– Increasing Customer Loyalty
– Managing Supply Chains
– Rebuilding Your Business Model
– Succeeding as an Entrepreneur
– Thriving in Emerging Markets
– Winning Negotiations

are our new members in stock!

We’re always happy for your feedback about interesting books you’ve worked with in our library (maybe you’d like to write a short résumé about it we can post here?).
As always you’ll find new books on the ‘New book shelf’ on the left hand side of the LIS desk. But if you miss some item you’ll find the form for your recommendation in CARE / LIS / Books Request Forms.

Some new books on the shelf

Now as semester is runnning for a while  during the last weeks we have purchased several new books which from now on you can find on the LIS shelves on the shelf (if not borroed already).
Today I want to shortly introduce some interesting or important ones to you. If you want to be informed about all new books please enter the library and have a look at the ‘New book shelf’ on the left hand side of the LIS desk. – For more informatiuon incl. ToC please click the cover of the respective book.

George T. Milkovich et al: Compensation, 11th Ed., 2014 11th Ed. 2014 McGraw-Hill ISBN 9780078029493

George T. Milkovich et al: Compensation, 11th Ed., 2014

George TR. Milkovich,  Jerry Newman, Barry Gerehart: Compensation, 11th Ed.
New York, McGraw-Hill, 2014
ISBN 9780078029493
Shelf Mark BUS | 7.I.III | Milk/2

Compensation, 11th Edition, by Milkovich, Newman and Gerhart is the market-leading text in this course area. It offers instructors current research material, in depth discussion of topics, integration of Internet coverage, excellent pedagogy, and a truly engaging writing style. The authors consult with leading businesses, have won teaching awards, and publish in the leading journals. This text examines the strategic choices in managing total compensation. The total compensation model introduced in chapter one serves as an integrating framework throughout the book. The authors discuss major compensation issues in the context of current theory, research, and real-business practices. Milkovich, Newman and Gerhart strive to differentiate between beliefs and opinions from facts and scholarly research. They showcase practices that illustrate new developments in compensation practices as well as established approaches to compensation decisions. Time after time, adopters relay stories of students getting job offers based on the knowledge they learned from this book.

Frank Wood & Sheila Robinson : Book-Keeping and Accounts, 8th Ed.

Frank Wood & Sheila Robinson : Book-Keeping and Accounts, 8th Ed.

Frank Wood, Sheila Robertson: Book-Keeping and Accounts, 8th Ed. , Harlow et al, Pearson Education, 2013
ISBN 978-0-273-77306-1
Shelf Mark ACF | 1 | Wood/2

Book-keeping and Accounts is an essential textbook for students undertaking studies of book-keeping and accounting for the first time.

It is a well recognised text used by lecturers teaching students undertaking the Association of Accounting Technicians (AAT) Foundation and Intermediate Examinations, The AAT’s Diploma Pathway, International Association of Book-keepers (IAB), A Level Examinations, Oxford Cambridge and Royal Society of Arts (OCR) and as a general foundation text for personel employed in the accountancy profession.

Bohlander, Snell: Principles of HRM, 16th int. Ed. 2013

Bohlander, Snell: Principles of HRM, 16th int. Ed. 2013

Bohlander, George:
Principles of Human Resource Management, 16th int. Ed.
SouthWestern – Cengage
, 2013
ISBN 978-1-111-82462-4
Shelf Mark BUS 7.I Bohl/2

Bohlander/Snell’s popular PRINCIPLES OF HUMAN RESOURCE MANAGEMENT, 16E, International Edition builds upon a foundation of research and theory with an inviting, practical framework that focuses on today’s most critical HR issues and current practices. The book’s engaging writing style and strong visual design use more than 500 memorable examples from a variety of real organizations to illustrate key points and connect concepts to current HR practice. Fresh cases throughout this edition spotlight the latest developments and critical trends, while hands-on applications focus on practical tips and suggestions for success.
This market-leading text demonstrates how HR impacts both individuals and organizations. The book’s integrated learning system and comprehensive package, provide you more resources for effectively teaching your class. Look to the leader, PRINCIPLES OF HUMAN RESOURCE MANAGEMENT, 16E, International Edition to enable  students to develop the competencies that will help tomorrow’s organizations create a sustainable competitive advantage through people.





the LIS team members say WELCOME and WELCOME BACK on campus. We wish you all a good start into your studies respectively into the new semester.

Worth Knowing About this blog
This blog is meant as a permanent LIS Newsletter for you. During the semester here we will post all things worth knowing about the library, like

  •  new books and ebooks on the shelf
  • other new resources
  • information about useful digital academic tools
  • and more

the blog has some sub-sites which you can access by clicking the tabs at the top of the site. You will find

  • LIS Hours -> here you find all hours, changes and closing days throughout the whole semester (click here)
  • Job Offers -> on this site companies offer stzudnet jobs etc. (click here)
  • Student Offers & Requests -> This site can be used by students for any kind of offers and requests like: used books, knife sets, rooms/apartments etc. (click here)

Anyway, we hope that you find some useful information on our blog and we would enjoy interacting with you -> you can comment nearly everything everywhere on the blog.

Following the Blog
you can follow the blog simply by typing your email address into the input box on the left frame below. Additionally esach and every new post, new job offer or new student offer or request will be shortly announced as a News on CARE (including the link to the resp. announcement)

We are looking forward to see you in the library!

Your LIS team

Angelika Binding | Joern Koopmann | Caro Laschke | Kai Luettger | Grischa Wagner