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Business Databases -- Articles
(see also Accounting and Taxation, Business--Directories, Business--Research Services and Reference Books, Company Information, International Business, Economics, Patents and Copyright, and Product Information)

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Indexes to Journals and Books:

Business Source Premier (Ebsco) Remote access available Full text available
Provides full text for nearly 8,350 scholarly business journals and other scholarly business publications, including more than 350 dating as far back as 1922. Offers information in nearly every area of business including management, economics, finance, accounting, international business, and more. Also includes other sources of full text information such as SWOT analyses, country economic reports from the EIU, Datamonitor, Global Insight, ICON Group, and CountryWatch, as well as detailed company profiles for the world's 10,000 largest companies. Updated daily.

ABI/INFORM Global (ProQuest) Remote access available Full text available
The premier business and management database providing extensive coverage of North America and the world. Find research on advertising, marketing, economics, human resources, finance, taxation, computers, and more. Also, information on 60,000+ companies. (See Using ProQuest Databases for searching tips)

ABI/INFORM Dateline (ProQuest) Remote access available Full text available
A unique resource focusing on hard-to-find local and regional business news coverage of large corporations, privately held companies, local start-ups, executive profiles, marketing, finance, and industry news. Provides access to business information not typically found in national news sources. Contains news and analysis, information on local markets, and more gathered from major business tabloids, magazines, daily newspapers, wire services, and city, state, and regional business publications. Covers 1985 to the present. (See Using ProQuest Databases for searching tips)

ABI/INFORM Trade & Industry (ProQuest) Remote access available Full text available
Search more than 750 business periodicals and newsletters with a trade or industry focus. Provides users with the latest industry news, product and competitive information, marketing trends, and a wide variety of other topics. Contains publications on every major industry, including finance, insurance, transportation, construction, and many more. Covers 1971 to the present. (See Using ProQuest Databases for searching tips)

Business Insights: Essentials (Gale/Cengage) Remote access available NOVEL Database Full text available
Formerly Business & Company Resource Center and Business and Company ASAP and General BusinessFile ASAP, this provides students, investors, academics, business owners, marketing professionals, and others with the comprehensive data and tools to analyze, research, interpret, and compare information on U.S. and international industries, companies, and business topics. Interactive comparison charts allow users to customize and manipulate financial and statistical data. It includes: SWOT reports - financial reports - industry rankings - market share data - market research reports - professional associations - glossary of business terms - industry reports and profiles - brand and product information - investment research/brokerage reports - company profiles, histories, and chronologies - articles from 3,900 full-text news and academic periodicals - and more. It also includes the reference books: Market Share Reporter, Business Rankings Annual, Encyclopedia of American Industries, International Directory of Company Histories, and many others.

LexisNexis Business News Publications (LexisNexis) Remote access available Full text available
Provides the full text of business periodicals and industry news publications, as well as business, consumer, science, and technology stories from other publications, including business and financial blogs.

LexisNexis Company Dossier (LexisNexis) Remote access available Full text available
Provides: industry classification - business description - parent and subsidiaries - employee contacts - current news - corporate financials - stock information, quotes, and charts - ratio analysis - research and analyst reports - corporate documents - auditor - legal counsel and information - intellectual property information - key competitors. Reports can be customized.

Regional Business News (Ebsco) Remote access available Full text available
Provides comprehensive full text coverage of 75 regional business journals, newspapers, and newswires from all metropolitan and rural areas within the United States. Updated daily.

Barron's (ProQuest) Remote access available Full text available
A weekly publication for investors. Provides in-depth articles examining companies and industries that are possible investment opportunities. (See Using ProQuest Databases for searching tips)

Wall Street Journal (ProQuest) Remote access available Full text available
The financial newspaper of record offering in-depth coverage of national and international finance as well as first rate coverage of hard news. (See Using ProQuest Databases for searching tips)

Entertainment Industry Magazine Archive (ProQuest) Remote access available Full text available NEW!
Provides the full text of seventeen primary-source US and UK trade magazines and fan magazines from the years 1880-2000 that cover the history of the film, music, radio, theater, television, and other entertainment industries such as vaudeville, music halls, and circuses. Includes: industry news - gossip columns - reviews and criticism - pop charts and statistics - interviews with major figures - development of new technologies - illustrations, photographs, and advertisements - and comprehensive information on specific films, plays, theaters, actors, directors, TV series, film studios, musicians, genres, record labels, subcultures, and youth movements. Titles include Stage (1880-2000), Variety (1905-2000), Billboard (1894-2000), Back Stage (1960-2000), Melody Maker (1926-2000), Broadcasting & Cable (1933-2000), and more.

LIUCat on the Web: Remote access available
The online public access catalog of Long Island University's six campuses. This can be searched from any computer. No password is needed.


Also of Interest:

Proquest Health Management (Proquest) Remote access available Full text available
Full-text information from leading scholarly journals, trade publications, magazines, newspapers, and dissertations covering all aspects of health administration, including public health & safety, hospitals, finance, personnel management, insurance, population studies, labor relations, and law. (See Using ProQuest Databases for searching tips)

Emerald Fulltext (Emerald Insight) Remote access available Full text available
Provides full text access to almost 150 journals. Emphasis is on business, technology, and library & information science, but some coverage is also given to education, health, science, public policy, and criminal justice. Journals can be browsed issue by issue or searched by keyword.


Database descriptions are adapted from each database's website.




NOVEL Database NOVEL (New York Online Virtual Electronic Library) is a statewide virtual library provided free to the public by the New York State Library. It is currently a pilot project funded through a Library Services and Technology Act (LSTA) grant to the NY State Library by the Federal Institute of Museum and Library Services (IMLS).

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