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Kate Pittsley
Contact Info:
EMU Library, Halle 100-F
COB office, Owen 407
734-487-2508
kate.pittsley@emich.edu

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Subjects:
Business

Guides

Accounting
by Kate Pittsley - Last Updated Jul 10, 2014
Ad Club
by Kate Pittsley - Last Updated Mar 21, 2013
Business
by Kate Pittsley - Last Updated Jul 10, 2014
Business Ethics
by Kate Pittsley - Last Updated Jul 24, 2014
Career Info for Business Students
by Kate Pittsley - Last Updated Jul 10, 2014
Class Guides - Business
by Kate Pittsley - Last Updated Sep 3, 2013
Tags: classes
Company Research
by Kate Pittsley - Last Updated Jul 10, 2014
Entrepreneurship
by Kate Pittsley - Last Updated Jul 13, 2014
FIN 450
by Kate Pittsley - Last Updated Jul 10, 2014
Research for analyzing Finance cases
Tags: classes, classes-business
FIN 620
by Kate Pittsley - Last Updated Jul 10, 2014
Tags: classes, classes-business
Finance
by Kate Pittsley - Last Updated Jul 24, 2014
IB 210
by Kate Pittsley - Last Updated Nov 13, 2013
- for sections of IB 210 taught by Profs Persinger & Lewis
Tags: classes, classes-business
IB 610 - Persinger
by Kate Pittsley - Last Updated Jul 10, 2014
Tags: classes, classes-business
IMC 601
by Kate Pittsley - Last Updated Jul 10, 2014
Tags: classes, classes-business
IMC 605 & 606
by Kate Pittsley - Last Updated Jul 10, 2014
Tags: classes, classes-business
IMC Virtual Library
by Kate Pittsley - Last Updated Jul 10, 2014
- Info resources for students in EMU's Integrated Marketing Communications program
Tags: classes, classes-business
Industry Research
by Kate Pittsley - Last Updated Jul 10, 2014
International Business
by Kate Pittsley - Last Updated Jul 10, 2014
Market Research
by Kate Pittsley - Last Updated Jul 10, 2014
Marketing & Advertising
by Kate Pittsley - Last Updated Jul 11, 2014
MGMT 202 - Barley
by Kate Pittsley - Last Updated Feb 6, 2014
Tags: classes, classes-business
MGMT 202 - Schanne/Harris
by Kate Pittsley - Last Updated Feb 3, 2014
Tags: classes, classes-business
MGMT 484
by Kate Pittsley - Last Updated May 21, 2013
Tags: classes, classes-business
MGMT 490 - Finding Industry Size & Growth Rate
by Kate Pittsley - Last Updated Jul 10, 2014
Advice and resources for researching the size and growth rate of industries
Tags: classes, classes-business
MGMT 490 - Prof Chowdhry
by Kate Pittsley - Last Updated Jan 22, 2013
Tags: classes, classes-business
MGMT 610
by Kate Pittsley - Last Updated Jul 10, 2014
Tags: classes, classes-business
MGMT 614 - Newell
by Kate Pittsley - Last Updated Feb 6, 2014
Analysis of a High-Growth Organization
Tags: classes, classes-business
MGMT 625
by Kate Pittsley - Last Updated May 21, 2013
Tags: classes, classes-business
MGMT 628 - HR Development
by Kate Pittsley - Last Updated Jul 10, 2014
Tags: classes, classes-business
MKTG 361
by Kate Pittsley - Last Updated Jan 20, 2014
Tags: classes, classes-business
MKTG 363 - Retailing
by Kate Pittsley - Last Updated Jul 10, 2014
Tags: classes, classes-business
MKTG 368w - Pearcy
by Kate Pittsley - Last Updated Jul 10, 2014
Tags: classes, classes-business
MKTG 369 - Advertising
by Kate Pittsley - Last Updated Jul 10, 2014
Tags: classes, classes-business
MKTG 470
by Kate Pittsley - Last Updated Nov 15, 2012
Tags: classes, classes-business
MKTG 581
by Kate Pittsley - Last Updated Jul 10, 2014
Tags: classes, classes-business
MKTG 630 - Sales Operations Management
by Kate Pittsley - Last Updated Jul 10, 2014
Tips for research assignments in MGMT 630 (Susan Yarrington-Young)
Tags: classes, classes-business
Professionalism Resources
by Kate Pittsley - Last Updated Jul 20, 2014
SCM 464 - Advanced Logistics
by Kate Pittsley - Last Updated Sep 25, 2013
Tags: classes, classes-business
SCM 624
by Kate Pittsley - Last Updated Jul 10, 2014
Tags: classes, classes-business
Social Entrepreneurship
by Kate Pittsley - Last Updated Jul 10, 2014
Statistical Methods & Data Sources
by Kate Pittsley - Last Updated Jul 24, 2014
Sources of data for Business/Economics topics & info on stat methods and tools
Statistics A-Z
by Kate Pittsley - Last Updated Jul 24, 2014
Supply Chain Management
by Bill Marino, Kate Pittsley - Last Updated Jul 10, 2014
Taxation
by Kate Pittsley - Last Updated Apr 7, 2014
Textbook Alternatives
by Julia Nims, Kate Pittsley - Last Updated Jul 23, 2014
Women in Business
by Kate Pittsley - Last Updated Jul 10, 2014
 

About Kate

What I do

  • Teach students how to find information
  • Select Business resources for the EMU Library
  • Develop research aids for EMU students
  • Help faculty obtain resources to support their teaching and research


Background

Kate has more than 15 years' experience as a business librarian supporting faculty and students at EMU, MIT's Sloan School of Management, and the UM Business School. She has taught graduate courses on business and government information to future librarians at the UM School of Information.

Masters of Information and Library Studies (MILS) - University of Michigan 1988
BA English with teaching certificate - Michigan State University 1983

Kate enjoys working with EMU students and faculty.

Publications

Pittsley, K. & Memmott, S. (2012). Improving Independent Student Navigation of Complex Educational Web Sites: An Analysis of Two Navigation Design Changes in LibGuides, Information Technology and Libraries, 31(3), 36-51.

Pittsley, K. (2008). Academic library support for supply chain management, The Journal of Business & Finance Librarianship, 13(4), 451-472.

Pittsley, K. (2014). Where to advertise: Media planning resources on the web, College and Research Libraries News,  75(2), 76 - 79, 100.

Pittsley, K. (2006). Tech Watch: Beyond the Value Line Binder. Michigan Libraries, 71(3), 9.

Pittsley, K. (2009).  Market research on a small budget, Focus on Small Business, February 2009.

Grants
Pittsley, Kate. (2008).You Can Change the World: Meet Social Entrepreneurs Who Have, FRONTLINE/World Social Entrepreneurs Film Program Grant from the American Library Association and the Public Broadcasting System. Grant funded on August 6, 2008.

Bibliographies
Pittsley, K. (2013). Resources for "Scholaristas": Advertising & Secondary Market Research on the Cheap. Supplementary materials for a presentation given at the American Academy of Advertising Conference, April 5, 2013 in Albuquerque, NM.

Pittsley, K. & Diamond W. (2008) Bull’s Eye! Targeting the Right Consumer with Market Research: A Bibliography of Resources. Prepared for 20th Anniversary BRASS Program, American Library Association Annual Conference, June 30, 2008. Anaheim, California.

 
 
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