The Knowledge Bank
The Knowledge Bank is where Institute Members can search The Knowledge Centre’s online resources. It offers a wealth of information that is now available 24 hours a day, 365 days a year. There are a number of online services which are only available to our members such as the Library Catalogue, Business Intelligence Service, Company Profiles and World Newspapers Today.
The Library Catalogue
The Library Catalogue provides an easy way of connecting to The Knowledge Centre’s stock of printed information. Members can search over 45,000 sources of reference from the Institute’s own specialist logistics, supply chain and transport library, using an email facility to request items for loan, the photocopying of journal articles, or to find further information.
Business Intelligence Service
Business Intelligence Service, a full text, business journal database, is designed to meet the diverse information needs forboth companies and students alike. The database contains full text and abstracted articles from around 6,275 trade and academic journals ofwhich 3563 are peer reviewed. The total number of journals & magazinesin full text is 4884 of which 2577 are peer reviewed. Included in the database is the Institute’s own Membership Journal – ‘Logistics &Transport Focus’. The database also includes full-text country economic reports, reviews, studies and surveys, and full-text Industry reports. In addition, there are Company Profiles providedby MarketLine, a leading creator of in-depth company information, which include substantial profilesand SWOT analysis for over 10,000 of the world’s leading companies across all business sectors.