Summaries and reviews in PDF and MP3 formats for top business books on topics such as strategy, entrepreneurship, leadership, and more.
Get Abstract logo

Create an account with your email to access the app and/or receive summaries by email.

Login Details

Login via GBS SharePoint

Use of databases requiring a GBS SharePoint registration or login are restricted to current Goizueta Business School faculty, students and staff for academic, career and personal enrichment, and may not be used for internships or employers. Proper Use of GBL Databases

Download 5 page PDF book summaries that include top takeaways, significant quotes, and an author biography. They are written to take less than 10 minutes to read. Many summaries are available to read in German, French, Spanish, Russian, Chinese, and Portuguese.

Prefer to listen? Download 10 minute audio book summaries for select titles, with some summaries available in German and Spanish.

TED Talks are also summarized in getAbstract, just search TED.

Download the app for iOS, Android and Windows  (make sure you create a log in via the link above first)!

More Databases Like This

Report a Problem

If you encounter a technical problem accessing this database, please let us know.

Proper Use of GBL Databases

Proper Use of Licensed Databases for Course-Affiliated Client Projects, Directed Studies, Field Studies, and Case Competitions.  Have Questions?  Send us a message at Ask a Librarian.