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Turchin Library Hours : Thanksgiving 2017

Tue, 11/21/2017 - 06:54

Turchin Library will observe the following hours for the Thanksgiving Holiday:


Wednesday, November 22, 2017 – 8:30 AM – 3:00 PM

Thursday, November 23, and Friday, November 24, 2017 – CLOSED

Saturday, November 25, 2017 – CLOSED

Sunday, November 26, 2017 – CLOSED


Standard operating hours will resume at 8:30 AM on Monday, November 27, 2017.

Fall Break 2017: Turchin Library Hours

Wed, 10/11/2017 - 13:27

Turchin Business Library’s hours for Fall Break are:

Wednesday October 11     8:30 AM – 5:00 PM
Thursday October 12         8:30 AM – 5:00 PM
Friday October 13              8:30 AM – 5:00 PM
Saturday October 14         CLOSED
Sunday October 15            12:00 PM – 8:30 PM

Turchin Library Labor Day Hours 2017

Fri, 09/01/2017 - 12:31

Turchin Business Library will be observing the following holiday hours for Labor Day.


Friday September 1:       8:30 AM  – 5:00 PM

Saturday September 2:  CLOSED

Sunday September 3:     CLOSED

Monday September 4:   12:00 PM – 8:30 PM


The Financial Analysis Lab is accessible 24/7 to Tulane faculty, staff, and students with a Splash ID and is located in GW1 room 121. We will resume regular operating hours on Tuesday, September 5.

Regular Semester Hours Return Monday August 28

Fri, 08/25/2017 - 16:31

Turchin Business Library’s regular semester operating hours begin on Monday, August 28:

Monday – Thursday  8:30 AM – 8:30 PM

Friday  8:30 AM – 5:00 PM

Sunday  12:00 PM – 8:30 PM

Set Up Morningstar Direct to Work with Microsoft Excel

Mon, 07/17/2017 - 16:02

The Financial Analysis Lab machines are in the process of being updated to Windows 10. Please find below written instructions describing how to install the Excel add-in for the Morningstar Direct resource for Excel 2016. We’ve also provided a three minute video demonstrating this process on one of the Financial Analysis Lab computers. Instructions will also be placed in the documentation binder in the Financial Analysis Lab.

Written Instructions:

  • Open Excel
  • Go to File > Options
  • On the left menu, select Add-Ins
  • On the bottom of the right hand screen, select Manage: Excel Add-ins and GO
  • Select the Browse button and navigate to C:\Program Files (x86)\Morningstar\Morningstar Add-In
  • Select Morningstar Add-In64
  • Select the Browse button and navigate to C:\Program Files (x86)\Morningstar\Morningstar Add-In
  • Select MIMICFunctions
  • Click OK
  • On the Excel ribbon, select Morningstar
  • Locate the Morningstar Profile Icon and select Direct
  • Logon user name and password are listed in the Financial Analysis Lab binder.

You may want to view this demonstration video in fullscreen mode. See the icon in the bottom right corner of the video.

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Turchin Library’s 2017 Summer Hours

Thu, 05/11/2017 - 14:36

Effective May 15th, Turchin Business Library will observe summer hours. We will be open for research help, access to electronic resources, and as a study space during the Business Minor Summer Institute and for all other Freeman students completing coursework this summer.

May 15 – August 27, 2017
Monday – Friday, 10 AM – 5 PM

Research Help for Entrepreneurs

Fri, 03/17/2017 - 16:30

Turchin Business Library is pleased to provide this guide to resources for starting and managing a business.  Designed for local and regional entrepreneurs and small business owners, the resources presented here include links to business databases through the state library of Louisiana, business plan guides, and sources for registering intellectual property and researching your customers and industries.  Links to city and state sites for determining your legal structure and registering your business are also included.

Office Hours @ Howard-Tilton Memorial Library

Wed, 02/01/2017 - 15:49

For the spring 2017 semester, your business librarians will hold office hours at Howard-Tilton Memorial Library in room B20 at the following times:

Mondays  2:00-3:00
Tuesdays 10:00-11:00

Can’t make it to office hours? Request an appointment here, call us at 504-865-5376, or send an email to turchin@tulane.edu.

Winter Break and Intersession Hours

Fri, 12/16/2016 - 12:14

Turchin Business Library will observe the following hours for the winter break and intersession:

December 19     8:30 AM – 5:00 PM
December 20     8:30 AM – 5:00 PM
December 21     8:30 AM – 12:00 PM

December 22 – January 1    CLOSED

January 2 – January 6     8:30 AM – 5:00 PM

January 7 – January 8    CLOSED

January 9 – January 13    8:30 AM – 5:00 PM

January 14 – January 15    CLOSED

January 16 – CLOSED

January 17 – regular semester hours begin

FINANCIAL ANALYSIS LAB: where is it now?

Thu, 06/16/2016 - 13:58

Turchin Library’s Financial Analysis Lab has been relocated due to the renovation construction of the Goldring-Woldenberg complex.  Machines with Bloomberg, Capital IQ, and Morningstar Direct are located in the computer lab in room 201 of GW1.

The machines with Datastream and SDC are now located in Turchin Library’s Research Center on the 3rd floor of GW1. These machines also have Capital IQ. There is a Bloomberg terminal in the Research Center as well.

Please contact Turchin Library with questions: 504-865-5376 or turchin@tulane.edu.

New-January 1, 2016-Lost Item and Overdue Policy Changes

Tue, 11/24/2015 - 16:23

Beginning January 1, 2016, Turchin Business Library will update its lost item and overdue policy. The new policy mirrors that of Howard-Tilton Memorial Library. The detailed policy can be viewed here:

Lost Item and Overdue Policy

Bloomberg Training

Fri, 08/28/2015 - 14:28

The Bloomberg training you’ve been waiting for is here.  There are two options for self-paced training: Bloomberg Essentials and Bloomberg Market Concepts.  Please refer to the Bloomberg guide on the Turchin Library website for detailed information.