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Business

Featured Databases

AdvertisingAge
Online version of the print journal focusing advertising and marketing news. Access also includes the DataCenter, profiling top advertisers, and provides research reports.
(Available to Stark Campus authorized users)

Business Source Complete
Index, abstracts, and full text covering scholarly business publications like Business Week, Fortune, Forbes, and Economist,. Off-campus access is also available.
(Available to KSU authorized users)

Business Wire News
Incorporates business wires from all over the world, including A&G Information, Africa News Service, Inter Press Service, Resource News International, South American Business, M2 Communications, PR Newswire, Business News Wire, Canadian Corporate News, News Bytes News Network and Phillips Business Information Highlights.
(Available to KSU authorized users)

CQ Researcher
Presents reports on current issues  of the day, such as health care, education, the environment, etc.

CQ Weekly
Reports on all activity of the United States Congress.

EconLit
Covers the international literature on economics, provides bibliographic citations, with selected abstracts of journal articles, books, dissertations, working papers, collected works, conferences, book reviews, and more.
(Available to KSU authorized users)

Economia y Negocios
Provides citations in Spanish for articles on business and economics from over 200 Spanish and Portuguese-language periodicals published in Argentina, Brazil, Chile, Colombia, Spain, the United States and elsewhere. Off-campus access is also available.
(Available to KSU authorized users)

Gartner
With more than 700 analysts worldwide, Gartner is the premier source of business and technology intelligence.
(Available to KSU authorized users)

Insurance Periodicals Index
Indexes and abstracts over 200 of the most respected and widely-read insurance industry journals and magazines of interest to researchers in economics, social scientists, and insurance and government organizations. Off-campus access is also available.
(Available to KSU authorized users)

International Directory of Company Histories
Includes historical data on nearly 5,000 of the world's largest and most influencial businesses.
(Available to KSU authorized users)

International Financial Statistics Online
A standard source for statistical information on global and domestic finance. May require Microsoft Silverlight installation.
(Available to KSU authorized users)

Lexis/Nexis Academic Universe
An important service providing News, Business, Legal Research, and Medical information. Off-campus access is also available.
(Available to KSU authorized users)

LexisNexis Company Dossier
Pulls together information about companies in report format: Snapshot, In the News report, Business Information report, Financial Information report, Legal Information report, and Intellectual Property Information report. You can also download financial tables, create company lists and compare up to 5 companies.
(Available to KSU authorized users)

Lexis Nexis Country Analysis
Provides primarily business related reports on hundreds of countries.
(Available to KSU authorized users)

Market Share Reporter
This link takes the user to the Gale Directory Library. Click on the Advanced link next to Search Types to get to the Market Share Reporter. The database provides basic information on the market/industry as well as a breakdown of the companies and their shares of the market.
(Available to KSU authorized users)

Mergent WebReports: Corporate and Municipal Manuals
Contains over 100 years of industrial, bank & finance, public utility, and transportan manuals for corporations and municipalities.
(Available to KSU authorized users)

Mintel Market Research Reports
Provides research reports for national and international consumer markets. Users must click to indicate agreement on terms for using the database and setup a personal profile the first time the service is used.
(Available to KSU authorized users)

Oxford Reference Online
Contains entries from over 100 major discipline-related dictionaries and other publications from Oxford University Press. Coverage includes the sciences, foreign languages, art and architecture, politics, business, literature and more. Off-campus access is also available.
(Available to KSU authorized users)

Oxford Scholarship Online
Oxford Scholarship Online is a cross-searchable library containing the full text of over 1,150 Oxford books in the areas of Economics and Finance, Philosophy, Political Science, and Religion. Specially-commissioned abstracts and keywords are available at book and chapter level, and up to 200 new and recently-published books are added each year.
(Available to KSU authorized users)

Standard & Poor's NetAdvantage
Provides industry information and economic trends on 52 major U.S. industries and quick reviews of conditions and the current investment perspective on more than 115 market sectors.
(Available KSU authorized users)

Wall Street Journal
Provides online access to the Wall Street Journal newspaper.
(Available to authorized Stark Campus users)

Ward's Business Directory of U.S. Private and Public Companies
Provides information on over 100,000, mostly private, U.S. companies.
(Available to KSU authorized users)

Wiley International Encyclopedia of Marketing
A premier reference work with hundreds of entries written by experts from across the globe.
(Available to KSU authorized users)

Internet Sites

bizjournals
Bureau of Labor Statistics
Chicago Board of Trade
Economic History Services
EDGAR SEC filings
Fortune
Hoover's Online
LeadFusion
Lycos Small Business Company Research
National Bureau of Economic Research
New York Stock Exchange
NAICS Association
Stock Master
Thomas Register
U.S. Tax Code On-Line
Wall St. Access
World Bank Group

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