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Related Guides: Business Research

    ABI/INFORM 1971 to present
Business, Management and Trade - scholarly and trade journal articles, dissertations, market reports, industry reports, business cases and global and trade news.

    LexisNexis Academic
Provides access to a wide range of news, business, legal, and reference information. included company profiles. Provides citations, abstracts, full text.

US Industry Research reports covering 700 Industries, organized by NAICS codes. Each report contains analysis and data on key statistics, industry structure, including: supply/demand chain, market characteristics, product and customer segments, cost structure, industry conditions, key drivers, major players and market share, recent performance and 5-year revenue forecasts. Reports may include excellent graphics, concept visualizations and downloadable data tables.

    OECD iLibrary 1998 - present
The Organization for Economic Co-operation and Development provides books, periodicals, and statistical databases on economic and social topics concerning its 30 member countries. Content is available in 17 thematic areas, including: Finance & Investment (including Insurance); Industry and Services; Taxation; and Trade. Statistics are available in either published reports or in interactive databases Continuously updated. Provides full-text.

    Regional Business News
Updated on a daily basis, this database provides comprehensive full-text coverage of 75 business journals, newspapers and newswires from all metropolitan and rural areas within the United States, allowing for insights into smaller markets and issues that do not reach a national scale.

    Accounting Research Manager
Timely and comprehensive digital library of accounting standards and auditing engagement standards and their development and other professional literature written by experts in the field. Provides summarized guidance by financial statement caption, interpretation of rules, questions and answers, practice aids, illustrations and literature references.

    Accounting, Tax and Banking Collection
This database contains essential publications for information about the financial services industry, including accounting, tax, banking, and industry trends.

    Asian and European Business Collection
This database provides information pertinent to the study of business and finance topics across Asia and Europe, including academic journals, newspapers, newswires, and magazines.

    Best's Library Center
Best's Library Center provides comprehensive insurance information. Search in Best's Insurance Reports to find financial information and ratings of thousands of insurers, reinsurers and groups and get a complete picture accessing analytical reports and company-related news.

BrowZine is a web-based service and app for Apple or Android smart phones and devices that helps you browse through scholarly e-journals available from Milner Library. BrowZine sorts our e-journals into broad disciplines and then into narrower subjects. You can save and organize your most-used e-journals on virtual bookshelves in your account. The result is an easy and familiar way to browse through, read, and monitor scholarly e-journals across disciplines.

    Business Market Research Collection
This database contains company, industry, economic and geopolitical market research.

    Business Premium Collection
Extensive full-text database combining scholarly journals, trade publications, dissertations, working papers, market reports, newspapers, and other sources relevant to research in business and economics.

    Business Source Complete 1886 to present
This database offers comprehensive coverage of business topics with indexing and abstracts for the most important scholarly business journals beginning as far back as 1886 are included. It contains author profiles, company information and full text to over 30,000 journals and books.

    Business Source Complete (Business Searching Interface) 1886 to present
The Business Searching Interface (BSI) is EBSCO's highly focused user interface created especially for the business searcher. BSI provides an easy way to both browse and search for country economic data, company profiles, industry information and market research. The Business Searching Interface was designed to take full advantage of all of the diverse content available in the Business Source Premier database. It provides full text for more than 2,300 journals, including full text for more than 1,100 peer-reviewed titles.

    Cabell's Directory of Publishing Opportunities
Enables scholars interested in publishing research to pinpoint journals by specific topics and by such variables as acceptance rates and number of external reviewers. Cabell's Directory of Publishing Opportunities includes the following subjects: Business Directories: Accounting, Economics & Finance, Management, Marketing; Educational Directories: Educational Curriculum & Methods, Educational Psychology & Administration, Educational Technology & Library Science and Psychology: Psychology & Psychiatry.

    Conference Board/Research Online Collection
Business management and economic research and insights, with over 1,000 reports, presentations, and videos on key business issues regarding corporate leadership, human capital, high-performing organizations, corporate governance as well as the economy, markets, and value creation.

    Emerald Insight 1994 to present
42,000 searchable full text articles from over 140 Emerald journals. Subjects covered include Business, Management, Human Resources, Marketing, Library Science, and Engineering. Updated monthly. Provides citations, abstracts, and full text.

    Entrepreneurship Database
Entrepreneurship - journal articles, videos, market data, books, templates, plans, periodicals, scholarly material & more.

    Gale Virtual Reference Library
Includes the full text of books, encyclopedias and handbooks. Available books cover all subject areas, including art, business, history and medicine.

    International Financial Statistics
A standard source of international statistics on all aspects of international and domestic finance published by the International Monetary Fund. It reports, for most countries of the world, current data needed in the analysis of problems of international payments and of inflation and deflation. Data is provided in interactive tables, enabling users to generate custom queries.

    iPoll Databank 1935 to present
This resource contains the iPoll Databank with half a million survey questions and answers asked in the US over the last 65 years by more than 150 survey organizations. The Center's Dataset Collection contains surveys from the United States, as well as from Europe, Latin America and Asia. A personal account must be created in order to download datasets.

    J. P. Morgan Research
Business, Finance – analyst reports, securities research, economic information, company, product and industry information.

    Market Academic Academic reports offer a balanced quantitative and qualitative analysis of the market rather than sheer numbers culled from secondary data. In fact, our reports are the most cited in both trade publications and mainstream press. Our analysts are frequently featured in live interviews and asked to appear as speakers at both national and international conventions.
Unlike many of the reports available from other research sources, Academic reports are more than just secondary “raw data”. Academic reports also provide primary research and expert analysis including:Industry Interviews, Competitive Analysis, Market Trends, Product Innovations, Buyer Behavior, and Market Share.

    Mergent Archives
Digital archive of various Mergent (formerly Moody's) publications, including Corporate Manuals, ranging back to the early 1900s, possess a richness of corporate history and business descriptions and in-depth financial statements. Also includes access to current international Industry and Equity reports and access to SEC documents. Also can be a source for historic stock quotes.

    Nexis Uni
Nexis Uni™ features more than 15,000 news, business and legal sources from LexisNexis—including U.S. Supreme Court decisions dating back to 1790—with an intuitive interface that offers quick discovery across all content types, personalization features such as Alerts and saved searches and a collaborative workspace with shared folders and annotated documents.

    ProQuest Business Premium Collection
Extensive full-text database combining scholarly journals, trade publications, dissertations, working papers, market reports, newspapers, and other sources relevant to research in business and economics.

    S and P Global NetAdvantage
A new and improved, next-generation interface with additional content!
A comprehensive source of business and investment information, offering on-line access to popular S&P research products such as Industry Surveys, Stock Reports, Corporation Records, The Register of Corporations, Directors and Executives, The Outlook, Mutual Fund Reports among others.

SimplyAnalytics enables non-technical users to quickly create professional quality thematic maps and reports using extensive demographic, business and marketing data (Nielsen, Simmons, MRI and EASI).

Only two users at a time are allowed. Create an account (with a unique username and password) to get started.

    Testing and Education Reference Center
Testing & Education Reference Center includes information on standardized tests, scholarships and careers. It includes over 300 practice tests and courses ranging from SAT to GMAT to ASVAB and more. Use any of the dozens of ebooks with study material and practice tests. Search for information on over 4,000 accredited schools as well as scholarships. Utilize the resume builder with over 1,000 brainstorming phrases to get you started developing your resume. Additional career modules are available which cover subjects from career change to salary negotiations.

Registration is required to use the sample tests and read the ebooks.

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