Stanford GSB faculty have access to the following library services.

Research Data Services

As part of the Research Hub, the Library and the Data, Analytics, and Research Computing (DARC) teams collaborate to provide a variety of research data services, including:

  • Contract and license negotiation with data providers, private sector entities, government agencies
  • Partner with Stanford University offices in the data acquisition process
  • Data analysis, visualization, web scraping, data preparation and processing, and transformation
  • Research computing support for on-prem and cloud computing, custom research applications, training
  • Data engineering and curation such as storage, querying of data, archiving, and search

Research Consultation

Meet with us to discuss your research and learn about our available resources.

Research Guide

Register for an ORCID iD, a persistent identifier that links you to your professional activities and distinguishes you from other researchers.

Document Delivery

Use this service to request articles, books, and other physical materials be delivered directly to your office on campus — whether it’s at our library, another Stanford library, or off-campus.

Course Support

See how to integrate library resources into your courses, identify appropriate resources, request custom Course Research Guides, and place items on Course Reserves.

Equipment Checkout

The business library has different types of equipment that are available to Stanford GSB community to check out from the Library i-Desk. Among the equipment are: camcorders, headphones, various cables, projectors, and an audio recorder. Regular checkout for equipment is 24 hours, but can be extended upon request.

Case Study Distribution

The Case Writing Office supports faculty with Stanford GSB case distribution and obtaining cases from other institutions.

Bibliography Management Tools

We provide subscriptions to tools compatible with our databases to help you manage your research references and create bibliographies across multiple citation formats. Some tools are free for any Stanford user, such as RefWorks, while you may need to pay to license others from your research funds. See a quick guide of available tools at a glance.

Faculty Guest Borrowing Privileges

Special borrowing privileges at Stanford GSB library are available to colleagues of our faculty. To secure such privileges, contact us with the following information:

  • The guest’s name
  • The sponsoring faculty member’s name
  • Desired start and end dates for access

The sponsoring faculty member is responsible for any unpaid fines.

Faculty Conference & Event Support

Event requests and inquires can be directed to Stanford GSB Facilities Event Operations. For more information, see Scheduling & Event Planning (on MyGSB).

Stay Connected with the Research Hub

The Research Hub is a collection of teams at Stanford GSB that support and partner with faculty on their research, including the GSB Library, Data Analytics and Research Computing (DARC), and the B-Lab.