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Kirstein Business Library

Second Floor, McKim Building, Central Library, 617-859-2142

Wine and Food for the Holidays

Posted on October 15th, 2015 by Betsey Lippmeier in Kirstein Business Library

Kirstein Business Library has a new guide  “Wine and Food for the Holidays” for you.  Learn how to pair food and wine for your holiday celebrations and other special occasions. Bon appetit!winewithfood

Gale Courses Now Available Free with a Metro Boston Library Network Card

Posted on October 13th, 2015 by Betsey Lippmeier in Kirstein Business Library

Accounting Fundamentals

Accounting Fundamentals

Gale Courses offers a wide range of highly interactive, instructor led courses that you can take entirely online here .  As a library card holder in good standing, you are entitled to these courses at no cost. Courses run for six weeks and new sessions begin every month.  Courses of interest to business folks include grant writing, how to start your own business, project management and GMAT preparation.

Central Library Renovation and Public Roundtable–Tuesday October 6 at 6 in the Commonwealth Salon

Posted on October 2nd, 2015 by Betsey Lippmeier in Kirstein Business Library

kirsteinPlease join us for the Central Library renovation and public roundtable in the Commonwealth Salon on October 6 at 6.  As the Central Library Renovation continues, the library will be holding a series of public roundtables to talk about the exciting new services becoming available for users. The Lower Level of the Johnson building, which is being renovated, houses the Kirstein Business Library, with business resources and programs for job-seekers, entrepreneurs and small-business start-ups. With a new design, the space will be expanded to become the Kirstein Business Library & Innovation Center. Join library staff and City of Boston representatives, innovators and residents to hear how the new space will encourage innovation, creation, learning, and experimentation in a collision of art, technology and business. Share your ideas on how to program this space in a way that allows for maximum community involvement.

In addition, hear about the process by which the library is selecting a partner for the retail space on the corner of Boylston and Dartmouth Streets. What would you like to see in that space? What would you not like to see in that space? This space will be an integral part of the library, with transparent flow between spaces, rather than a business that is separate from the rest of the library.

Thursday, October 1st: Job Search with Linkedin

Posted on September 30th, 2015 by Gregor Smart in Kirstein Business Library, Programs

Discover the best way to use social networking in your job search.


Time: 2:30-3:00
Location: Tech Classroom, McKim Building

Register for this Event

Try Hoopla – Our Streaming Video, Audiobook and Music Service

Posted on September 27th, 2015 by Gregor Smart in Electronic Resources, Kirstein Business Library

Did you know you can instantly borrow free digital movies, music, eBooks and more, 24/7 with your library card? For Business & Economic titles try searching on categories such as Entrepreneurship, Small Business, or E-Commerce.

Here are a few company histories to check out: