Management Information Systems (33:136:370) 
Spring 2016, Professor Eckstein
Assignment 1

Due: Friday, January 29
 

In this homework, you will generate a database of the books in a small history library.
 

Q1.  Problem 5 on pages 22-23 of draft chapter 2 of the readings.  Follow the instructions to create a "BOOK" table and create a database documenter report about it.  Use "Print" under the "File" or "Print Preview" tabs print this report, and hand it in.
 

Q2.   Problem 6 on page 23 of draft chapter 2 of the readings.  This problem instructs you how to import some data into the table you just created.  The "BooksData.txt" file for in the import data is available here and on the class website.  Follow the instructions, and print the first page of the resulting table in landscape mode.  You do not need to print the entire table, just the first page.
 

Q3.  Problem 7 on page 23 of draft chapter 2 of the readings.  This problem instructs you to create a form matching the BOOK table you created in Q1 and loaded with data in Q2.  After creating the form as instructed, print and hand in just the first page.