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Library: Research your future investments

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Bossier Parish Library has a link on our website to the State Library databases where you can access important business information.  Those of you who follow the Stock Market and have investments may enjoy browsing the Business Searching Interface.  To get started go to www.bossierlibrary.org, and click on All Research Databases under the menu Research & Homework.    

VickieHardin copyBrowse and search for country economic data, company profiles, industry information, and market research.  There are several categories to help narrow your search, for instance: Author–drug company, industrial equipment, construction supply;  Company Information–country, revenue, number of employees; Industry Profiles–telecommunications, biotechnology, aluminum; Business Videos–Harvard Faculty Seminar Series; Company Profiles–in the U.S. and other countries; and Market Research Reports on aircraft values, consumer behavior, or cellular subscribers by country. This is a very small sample of what is available.

This database is a great tool for people who like to do their own investment research.      

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Make a note for March:

Benton 965-2751

  • Friday, the 13th from 10—11a.m. for ages 3—5, Preschool Storytime.  Registration is required. 
  • Thursday, the 19th from 4—5p.m. for ages 6—12, make a craft at Club 745.  Registration is required.

Bossier Central 746-1693

  • Wednesday, the 11th from 4—5p.m. a cooking demo in the History Center meeting room with Vicky Chesser from the LSU Ag Center.

East 80 949-2665

  • Tuesday, the 10th from 6—7p.m. for ages 0—12, Family Story Time.  Read a story and make a craft.

New Books

Fiction

“The Nightingale” by Kristin Hannah

“We Are Pirates: A Novel” by Daniel Handler

“A Pleasure and a Calling: A Novel” by Phil Hogan

“Black River” by S. M. Hulse

“The Perfect Homecoming” by Julia London

“The Magician’s Lie: A Novel” by Greer Macallister

“Gabriel’s Atonement” by Vickie McDonough

“The Hunger of the Wolf” by Stephen Marche

“In Plain Sight” by Fern Michaels

“Blood Infernal: The Order of the Sanguines series” by James Rollins

Nonfiction

“Money: Master the Game” by Tony Robbins

“The Price of Silence: A Mom’s Perspective on Mental Illness” by Liza Long

“Deep Down Dark: The Untold Stories of 33 Men Buried in a Chilean Mine” by Hector Tobar

“Alcohol: A History” by Rod Phillips

“Basic Math & Pre-Algebra Workbook for Dummies” by Mark Zegarelli

“Don’t Eat Cancer: Take Control of Your Life by Eating Smarter” by Sean David Cohen

“The Southern Living Garden Book” editor Steve Bender

“The Girl Who Ate Everything” by Christy Denney

“Pocket Beer Guide 2015” by Stephen Beaumont

“In the Kitchen with Kris” by Kris Jenner

Vickie Hardin is Associate Director of Public Relations for Bossier Parish Library. She can be reached at vhardin@bossierlibrary.org