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Do the exercises and test your skills on information Searching for: Articles Company directories Statistics Remark the tracks by every exercises
Exercise 1: Find a book A. ”The swimsuit” by Sarah Kennedy – find the location of the book on the shelves in AU-IBT A. To which libraries in Denmark can ”The bikini book” by Kelly Killoren Bensimon be located
Exercise 2: Find an article A. Find in ”Google Scholar” an article about ”The global textile and clothing industry post the agreement on textiles and clothing” Who is the writer? B. Find in ”Business Source Complete” the article: ”India Textile industry poised for strong growth” In which periodical is the article written?
Exercise 3: Find a company A. Find the gross profit 2009 of the danish company ”DK Company” B. How many companies do ”retail sale of clothing” in Denmark?
Exercise 4: Find statistics A. Find a table about ”Yearly consumption of furniture (and furnishing) for ”household type” : 2 adults with children” Has the consumtion increased from 2006:2008 to 2007:2009? B. Find a table showing the ”Consumer confidence indicator by Indicator” for ”General economic situation of the country over next 12 months”. Has the confidence increased from 2010M09 to 2011M09? See the answers here
ANSWERS TO - INFORMATIONHUNT TEKO Exercise 1: a) 687.01 Swi b) Kunstindustrimuseets Bibliotek, Herning Bibliotekerne, Vejle Bibliotekerne, CPH West Exercise 2: a) Hildegunn Kyvik Nordås b) Women’s Wear Daily Exercise 3: a) 4.247.000 kr. b) 6613 companies Exercise 4: a) Yes (9815,40 kr. – 10712,00 kr.) b) No – it went down (2.3 -> -3.6) or 11.5>
Track 1 A*Don’t write the author’s first name *Limit to ”individual Libraries ”au hihb to get the location on our library, see ”Item location” *Remember that the three letters behind the location on the shelf belongs to the location. B*If you want to find books in other libraries in Denmark, you have to look in ”usefull links” On Studynet – Bibliotek.dk * Here you can search in English * ”See where the item is available” Back to exercise 1
Track 2 A*You find ”Google Scholar” in Google.com -> more It’s the scientific version of Google. Look f.ex. For ”The global textile and clothing industry” – and see what’s coming up. B*Find the database ”Business Source Complete” by ”usefull links” at Teko’s Studynet. Back to exercise 2
Track 3 A*Go to skoda.emu.dk on studynet – Remember the username and password to the left. Choose ”Experian – KOB” change the language to English (Værktøj – English version) Companysearch – Doubleclick – Choose ”profile” (Mind the units) B*If you choose ”Select” you have the possibillity to get a selection of companies by production, districts, No. Of employees etc.. Remember to choose ”new” between the two searches. * Choose ”affiliates” – ”DB07 branch (NACE)” and write clothing. Doubleclick at the branch you want and click ”Ok” Back to exercise 3
Track 4 A* Choose ”usefull links” at Teko’s studynet – Danmarks Statistikbank (StatBank Denmark) It contains detailed statistical information on the Danish society – choose English language. * Go ”income, consumption and prices” – open ”Consumption” and find a table about ”Household yearly consumption by type of consumption and group of households and price units” * Choose ”Type of consumption” by ”Advanced selection” (Choose in all catagories) B*Find the table by using the ”Search-function” in upper right corner – search f.eks. Consumer confidence Back to exercise 4