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Business Information Centre at the Joseph L. Rotman School of Management

study space at Rotman

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105 St. George Street 5th Floor, Room 5005
Toronto, Ontario
M5S 3E6
416-978-3421
bicstaff@rotman.utoronto.ca

Library hours

NOTE: Access to the building is restricted to Rotman graduate students & faculty after 9 PM on weeknights and on Saturdays.

September 11 - December 20 (holiday hours and closures)
Mon Tues Wed Thurs Fri Sat Sun
8:45am
9:30pm
8:45am
9:30pm
8:45am
9:30pm
8:45am
9:30pm
8:45am
5:00pm
12:00pm
5:00pm
Closed
 
Closures:
Monday October 9 (Thanksgiving)
Early closure on December 20th: 5:00pm

December 21, 2017 - January 2, 2018
Closed: UofT Christmas/New Year holiday period

January 3 - May 3, 2018 (holiday hours and closures)
Mon Tues Wed Thurs Fri Sat Sun
8:45am
9:30pm
8:45am
9:30pm
8:45am
9:30pm
8:45am
9:30pm
8:45am
5:00pm
12:00pm
5:00pm
Closed
 
Closures:
Monday February 19 (Family Day)
Friday March 30 (Good Friday)

 

About the library

The BIC primarily circulating print collection covers a wide range of business subjects (accounting, including standard & guidelines; business & economics; corporate directories & rankings; and management including handbooks & guides).

  • 5,000+ books
  • 500 journal and periodical titles, includes 200+ active subscriptions
  • 100 active reference serials (directories)
  • Newspapers: Barron's, Financial Times of London, Globe & Mail, National Post, Toronto Star, and the Wall Street Journal

UofT faculty, staff and students have access to the BIC's electronic resources, including core business and finance databases linked from the BIC's homepage. The BIC has a Bloomberg terminal (workstation #2) and a Finance Lab terminal (workstation #7). Faculty, staff and students also have access to unique e-resources available only on BIC workstations using your UTOR ID, including:

  • DBRS (Dominion Bond Rating Service);
  • SDC Mergers and Acquisitions (Workstation #1);
  • Thomson Private Equity, which includes Venture Xpert data (Workstation #6)

Please ask at the Reference Desk for CD-ROM products.

Specialized Subject Collections

  • Career (CC) collection (3-day loan)
  • Rotman Speaker series
  • Michael Bliss (Canadian Business History) NON-CIRCULATING
  • Rotman PhD dissertations NON-CIRCULATING

Statistics Canada's business-related publications NON-CIRCULATING

Collection strengths

Material in the BIC collection can be located through the University of Toronto Library Catalogue.

How to access

Rotman Business Information Centre (BIC) is closed on weekdays after 9 pm and weekends to non-MBA students and members of the public. There are no study rooms in the BIC.

Following special collections do not circulate:

  • Michael Bliss (Canadian Business History)
  • Periodicals & Newspapers
  • Rotman PhD dissertations
  • Statistics Canada's business-related publications