Research Guides: Business

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ABI/Inform Complete Restricted Resource Some full text available
  • Business, Economics
  • Scholarly Journals, Trade Journals, Magazines, Newspapers, Reports
  • Many full-text articles; some articles have citation or abstract information only
  • Publications include American Economic Review, Economist, Financial Times, Journal of Economic Literature, MIT Sloan Management Review, Wall Street Journal, and many more
  • ProQuest search interface

Business Source Elite Restricted Resource Some full text available
  • Business, Economics
  • Scholarly Journals, Trade Journals, Magazines, Reports,
  • Many full-text articles; some articles have citation information only
  • EBSCOHost search interface

Hoover's Company Records Restricted Resource Some full text available
  • Business
  • Reports
  • Mostly full-text; some articles have citation and abstract information only
  • Content from Hoover’s Company Records published within the last month
  • ProQuest search interface

LexisNexis Academic Restricted Resource Some full text available
  • Multidisciplinary
  • U.S. & International Newspapers, Magazines, State & Federal Cases, Company Reports, Country Information
  • All Full-text
  • Publications include Business World, The Guardian, The Independent, New York Times, Moscow News, Wall Street Journal Abstracts, and many more
  • Coverage from 1980 to present

New York Times - Current Restricted Resource Some full text available
  • Current Events, Popular Culture, Multidisciplinary
  • Newspapers, Images
  • Mostly full-text articles; some articles have citation or abstract information only
  • Coverage includes articles from 2005 to present
  • ProQuest search interface

New York Times - Historical Restricted Resource Some full text available
  • History, Multidisciplinary
  • Newspaper, Images
  • All full-text, PDF
  • Coverage includes articles from September 18, 1851 to 2005
  • ProQuest search interface

Reference USA Restricted Resource Some full text available
  • Business
  • Directories, Government Publications, Newspapers, Reports
  • All full-text
  • Most current information 

Wall Street Journal Online Restricted Resource Some full text available
  • Current Events
  • Newspaper, Images
  • All full-text
  • Coverage from 1984 to present
  • ProQuest search interface


Advertising Age Encyclopedia of Advertising
Print Location: HF5803.A38 2003
Reference Collection
3 volumes
Encyclopedia of Business Information Sources
Print Location: HF5353.E9
Reference Collection

Handbooks & Guides

Boone & Kurtz's Contemporary Business
Print Location: HD31.B6188 2012b

Business Math
Print Location: HF5691.C53 2014

Contemporary Business
Print Location: HD31.K877 2011


Bloomberg Businessweek
Print Location: Magazine Lounge

Print Location: Magazine Lounge


New York Times
Print Location: Magazine Lounge
Current news is readily available. Some archives are searchable but may require subscription service. For back issues of The New York Times, use the New York Times Database, available from the databases list on the library homepage.


Bloomberg Industry News
Source: Bloomberg LP
Industry news from around the world.
Bureau of Labor Statistics
Source: U.S. Dept. of Labor, Bureau of Labor Statistics
Statistics on the larbor marketplace and the entire national economy.
Business Week Online – Small Business
Source: Bloomberg Business Week Online
Articles, advice, and tools for small businesses.
Source: U.S. Government
Information on starting or growing a business, accessing financing, and exporting. Looking forward, the more federal agencies continue to add resources to BusinessUSA to encompass the full range of business programs and services, the more we will be able to reduce the confusing array of websites that exist today.
Great American Group - Industry Insights
Source: Great American Group LLC
Regular reports on key industries.
Pew Research Center
Source: Pew Research Center
Much of the data is based on the U.S. Census and ACS data. Use USC's Census Database: Social Explorer to download data, maps, and reports.
World Development Indicators
Source: World Bank
International statistics with some data back to 1960. Includes more than 900 development indicators for over 200 countries covering economic policy and debt, education, environment, financial sector, health, infrastructure, labor and social protection, poverty, private sector and trade, and public sector.
Yahoo! Company Index
Source: Yahoo!
"Yahoo! Finance brings you company profiles from Capital IQ, who provides users with information on over 9,000 public companies, including contact information, business summaries, officer and employee information, sector and industry classifications, business and earnings announcement summaries, and financial statistics and ratios. Yahoo adds stock charts based on historical data from Commodity Systems, Inc. (CSI), and links to other resources."


Business Marketing Association
Begun in 1922 as the National Industrial Advertising Association, today's Business Marketing Association represents a lifetime of expertise in business-to-business marketing and communications. For more than 90 years, BMA has been the pre-eminent service organization for professionals in this vital industry. As market realities so often prove, no one stays in business that long without continually meeting their customers' needs.


Business Statistics of the United States
Print Location: HC101.A13122
Reference Collection

Government Information

Economic Report of the President
Print Location: HC106.5.A217

note: Also available online.


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