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Flipster (Ebsco) Remote access available Full text available NEW!
Allows you to browse through page images of the complete content of popular, non-scholarly, magazines from any computer, tablet, or other mobile device. Areas of interest include: sports, leisure, fashion, hobbies, business, current events, product reviews, children's interests, and more.
Trial ends on April 9, 2015

Statista: The Statistics Portal (Statista Inc.) Remote access available Full text available
Aggregates data from over 18,000 studies, organizations, trade publications, scientific journals, government databases, specialist publications, market research reports, and other sources around the world - with extra focus placed on the US, UK, and Chinese markets - to provide over one million statistics and rankings on over 80,000 topics covering market data, consumer data, sociological data, and much more. Sixty annually updated industry reports provide key trends, figures, revenue, turnover, forecasts, strengths, weaknesses, and developments. One thousand regularly updated PowerPoint dossiers facilitate research with a rapid but comprehensive insight into a topic. Infographics transform complex topics into clear, visually striking designs.

Library & Information Science Source (Ebsco) Remote access available Full text available
Combining the contents of Ebsco's Library, Information Science & Technology Abstracts with the three versions of Wilson's Library Literature & Information Science and additional new content, this provides the full text of over 460 journals and 30 monographs, along with indexing of over 1,700 additional journals, books, research reports, proceedings, pamphlets, and theses dating back to 1911. Subjects covered include: websites, indexing, copyright, cataloging, rare books, censorship, publishing, automation, latest trends, classification, bibliometrics, public relations, government aid, internet software, reference services, information brokers, information retrieval, equipment & supplies, circulation procedures, preservation of materials, history of library studies, personnel administration, information management, education for librarianship, associations & conferences, care & restoration of books, children's & young adult literature, electronic resources & ERM systems, and more. Author profiles include information on over 5,200 of the most-frequently indexed authors.
Trial ends May 9, 2015

IBISWorld (IBISWorld) Full text available
A collection, thoroughly researched from economic, demographic, and government data, to provide a better understanding of market conditions, forecasts, and risks. Industry Reports consist of 30 to 40 pages of key statistics and analysis on operating conditions, market characteristics, major industry participants, current and forecast performance, and more for 700+ American industries. Risk Rating Reports present numerical ratings to determine how much risk an industry will face over the next 18 months by assessing the threats, opportunities, industry conditions, and operating conditions for companies in that industry. Global Industry Reports consist of 30 to 40 pages of key statistics and analysis covering five-year forecasts, operating conditions, market characteristics, major industry participants, current and historical performance, and more for 75 industries in key regions like Africa, Europe, the Middle East, and more, with in-depth reports on China, Australia, and the United Kingdom. Business Environment Profiles are 2-3 page reports that provide insights into all the business, demographic, and environmental variables that are outside an industry's control yet have a material effect on industry performance, such as exchange rates, commodity prices, consumer attitudes, weather conditions, government policies, and more.
Trial ends April 15, 2015

RKMA Market Research Reports (Richard K. Miller & Associates) Full text available
Provides the full text of the following biennial reference handbooks that provide useful information for marketing, sports management, business administration, hospitality management, and more: Sports Marketing - Consumer Behavior - Consumer Marketing - Business-to-Business Marketing - International Consumer Markets - Retail Business Market Research Handbook - Leisure Business Market Research Handbook - Travel & Tourism Market Research Handbook - Healthcare Business Market Research Handbook - Restaurant, Food & Beverage Market Research Handbook - and Entertainment, Media & Advertising Market Research Handbook.
Trial ends March 2015










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