Business Library

The Business Library, including the Kitt Investing and Trading Center, is part of the Cox School of Business and provides access to dedicated business librarians and prestigious research databases for the SMU community. About the Business Library

The Business Library is open to anyone with a valid SMU ID or Alumni Library Card.


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Are you ready for your library alumni status?

Cox alumni may obtain lifetime free access to most library resources when visiting the Business Library in person.

Please complete the Request an Alumni Card form (choose Cox School of Business from the dropdown menu) and a Business Library staff member will reach out by email. The Business Library alumni cards are valid at the Business Library, Bridwell Library, Hamon Arts Library and Fondren Library. Alumni are not allowed access to The Kitt Investing and Trading Center.

Alumni can visit the SMU Libraries Alumni Services to learn about off-campus access to specific databases for alumni as well as lending policies for other campus libraries.

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Need Equipment?

Forgot a charger? Need a pair of headphones while you study? Or a projector to practice a presentation? The Business Library has them available! Visit the SMU Libraries equipment page to view the types of equipment we offer and check their availability.
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The Brainy News: When Zombies Attack

Fred the UnDead here, I’m standing at the site of the Cox School of Business renovation and it appears that hordes of zombies have overrun the campus! I’m going to see if I can catch some people to… interview.

Read the full interview on the blog.