Management, Marketing, & International Business

 

Consumer Behavior
Marketing data on why consumers buy.

Sports Marketing
Sports industry statistics including amount of spending.

Subject Databases
eBooks
Websites

Interlibrary Loan

 

General Databases

Academic Search Complete (EBSCO) is a multidisciplinary index giving access to articles in over 8,000 journals with many available in full-text. Tutorial

Dissertations & Theses (ProQuest) North American edition includes bibliographic citations for dissertations and theses from 1861 to the present with full-text access available for the newer titles and abstracts available for the older titles.

*Google Scholar  searches scholarly literature across many disciplines and sources, including theses, books, abstracts and articles. 

*Opposing Viewpoints in Context (Gale Cengage Learning) utilizes many different sources to provide information on both sides of controversial topics. Tutorial


Subject Databases

Business Source Complete (EBSCO) provides full-text access to articles in over 2,000 business journals.

*Cabell's Directory of Publishing Opportunities in Business and Education assists  in the selection of journals that are most likely to publish a manuscript, with assistance in matching characteristics of the manuscript to the topic areas different journals emphasize, the type of review process, acceptance rate, and number of internal and external reviewers. 

Computer Source (EBSCO) provides researchers with the latest information and current trends in high technology. This database offers full text for nearly 300 publications and indexing and abstracts for nearly 450 publications.

Entrepreneurial and Small Business Operations Commons from the Digital Commons Network brings together free, full-text scholarly articles from hundreds of universities and colleges worldwide. Curated by university librarians and their supporting institutions, the Network includes a growing collection of peer-reviewed journal articles, book chapters, dissertations, working papers, conference proceedings, and other original scholarly work.

Global Road Warrior provides comprehensive country data regarding society and culture, business etiquette, travel planning, money and banking, and international trade information. Demographic information and downloadable maps for all countries are included. 

International Business Commons from the Digital Commons Network brings together free, full-text scholarly articles from hundreds of universities and colleges worldwide. Curated by university librarians and their supporting institutions, the Network includes a growing collection of peer-reviewed journal articles, book chapters, dissertations, working papers, conference proceedings, and other original scholarly work.

LexisNexis Academic Provides access to a wide range of news, business, legal, and reference information.

Marketing Commons from the Digital Commons Network brings together free, full-text scholarly articles from hundreds of universities and colleges worldwide. Curated by university librarians and their supporting institutions, the Network includes a growing collection of peer-reviewed journal articles, book chapters, dissertations, working papers, conference proceedings, and other original scholarly work.

*MarketLine (Datamonitor) provides business intelligence on global companies, along with industry and country profiles.

Market Share Reporter - Presents comparative business statistics. Each entry features a descriptive title, data and market description, a list of producers/products along with their market share, and cites original sources.  

*Morningstar Investment Research Center is an online investment database offering independent analysis on more than 30,000 stocks, mutual funds, and exchange-traded funds.

*ValueLine provides information and advice on approximately 1,700 stocks, more than 90 industries, the stock market, and the economy.

*Westlaw Campus Research News & Business offers full-text information from Hoover’s Company Profiles and Basic Company reports and other business publications.

*WestlawNext Campus Research a legal research database offering case law, laws from all 50 states, federal statutes, federal regulations and more.

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eBooks

*eBook Academic Subscription Collection (EBSCO) is a large selection of multidisciplinary eBook titles that represent a broad range of academic subject matter, including art, business, education, literary criticism, philosophy, political science, religion, technology & engineering, and much more.

*Ebrary is an electronic collection of full-text, searchable academic books customized for Steen Library. Users can add and remove books from a personalized bookshelf after creating an individual account.

Online Books: Commerce

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Websites

Better Business Bureau
Private nonprofit organizations, supported largely by membership dues paid by business and professional groups in each Bureau's service area.

Business and Industry Data Center

Country Commercial Guides
Government Reports prepared by embassies, with the assistance of other agencies

Country Study

Free Management Library
Management Assistance Program.

International Trade Administration
U.S. Department of Commerce.

Markkula Center for Applied Ethics
Excellent business Ethics site from Santa Clara University.

NAICS
Used by the Federal Government to classify businesses for the purpose of collecting and analyzing data related to business economy.  Many of the business databases can be searched by this classification.

National Fraud Information Center
Project of the National Consumers League to help keep everyone aware of "shady" deals on the internet.

Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC EDGAR)
Public companies’ full-text filings with the SEC.

Thomas Register
Free access to companies, brands, or products and services for 173,000 U.S. and Canadian companies.

UNdata Country Profiles

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