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Business Resources

Subject Databases  

ABI/Inform 1971-
Premier source of business information for more than 30 years, this database indexes and abstracts more than 1000 journals in business -- full text articles are available for over 500 publications, including the Wall Street Journal 1984 - present.

Academic Advantage (access via GCU logon) (35 simultaneous user limit)
The Electronic, Tax, Payroll & Accounting Library supports financial management and reporting research for undergraduate and graduate Accounting programs using the Checkpoint platform.

Business Abstracts with Full Text (H.W. Wilson)
Business Abstracts with Full Text™ offers a multitude of business magazines and scholarly journals: this comprehensive database contains the full text of articles from more than 510 key publications dating back to 1995, and provides access to product evaluations, interviews, biographical sketches, corporate profiles, obituaries, surveys, statistical rankings, book reviews and reports from associations, societies, trade shows, conferences and more.

Business Source Elite Funded by the New Jersey State Library and the New Jersey Knowledge Initiative    /uploadedImages/njki(1).gif

CultureGrams Online         
Provides access to all World, Kids, and States Editions, Photo Gallery, Recipe Collection, Famous People, Graphs and Tables.

Hoover's Online
Information on over 14,000 public and private U. S. companies, including financial data, officers and gold & platinum key data.

Investment Portal        
Three links to get you started.

LEXIS/NEXIS Academic Universe
Access to information on business, political, legal & other topics; many full-text articles; years of coverage vary by title. Includes non-English languages news under Guided News Search. Full-text of the New York Times from 1980.

NetAdvantage (Standard & Poors)
NetAdvantage is the online version of the Standard & Poors suite of business publications. Provides in-depth economic and business information on 52 major US industries in Industry Surveys, analysis of stock market trends in the Outlook, directory listings in the Register, and Stock Reports that track key ratios for the past 10 years, plus mutual fund and bond reports. Search under company name for an in-depth profile including financial data and competitors.

Proquest Statistical Abstract of the U.S.        NEW!
The ProQuest Statistical Abstract of the United States is the authoritative and comprehensive summary of statistics on the social, political, and economic conditions of the United States.

RefUSA- Funded by the New Jersey State Library and the New Jersey Knowledge Initiative    /uploadedImages/njki(1).gif 
Contains detailed information on more than 12 million U.S. businesses; 102 million U.S. residents; 683,000 U.S. health care providers; 1 million Canadian businesses; and 11 million Canadian residents.

Sage Ebook Business Collection            
A valuable collection of business Ebooks from Sage Reference Online.

ScienceDirect 1995-     
Scholarly Full Text of over 1,400 journals from the health & life science collection and the social & behavioral sciences collection which cover such areas as nursing, health science, business, criminal justice, education, psychology, social work & more.

Survey of Current Business
Monthly reports & analyses of U.S. business and economic activity from the U.S. Department of Commerce.

Value Line
Investment information service which provides in-depth financial ratios for 1700 stocks in 94 industries. Includes full-page individual stock reports (including income statements) and industry reviews. Use tabs at left to "lookup company" and "lookup industry". Be sure to read the "Industry Commentary". The HTML files may include more up-to-date information than the PDF files which are updated quarterly. Compare both versions (PDF and HTML) for complete ratio coverage.

Wall Street Journal
Please note: you may need to scroll down to see daily issues.
WSJ Market Data Center (market at a glance - current rates)


General Databases

Academic Search Premier- Funded by the New Jersey State Library and the New Jersey Knowledge Initiative
Indexes journals covering the social sciences, humanities, education, computer science, ethnic studies and more. Provides full-text articles from more than 3200 scholarly periodicals.

CQ Press State Stats        NEW!
CQ Press provides comprehensive data coverage of each state including health care, crime, education and more. You'll find reliable, easy-to-use data from more than 80 different sources covering more than 15 years.

CQ Researcher (CQ Press)
Offers in-depth, non-biased coverage of today's most important social, economic, political, and environmental issues. Each report is divided into specific sections to guide research. The online database covers reports back to 1991. Each weekly issue provides up-to-date information on controversial subjects written by CQ's staff of experienced reporters. Click on "full report" to see all sections; be sure to read the overview and pro/con sections. Includes a citation generator which creates a citation for use in a works cited list.

Credo Reference             
A great place to start your research with access to the world's best citable information, wherever you are. Credo serves as an online reference book collection as well as a wonderful research tool to guide you through the process of topic discovery and research writing.

EBSCOhost Web
Use this link to search 2 or more EBSCO databases simultaneously.

JSTOR
Full-image archival database of scholarly journals. The most current issues, 2-5 years, are not included due to publishers' restrictions.

/uploadedImages/film5.jpg NJVID (New Jersey's Digital Video Repository)         
NJVID is a statewide digital video portal and central storage repository.
NJVID requires the use of Internet Explorer 8 or higher, Mozilla Firefox or Google Chrome.
If you have difficulty accessing these videos, please contact the library.

Proquest Central             
ProQuest Central is the largest multidisciplinary database with over 11,000 titles, with over 8,000 titles in full-text. It serves as the central resource for researchers at all levels in all markets. Over 160 subjects areas are covered extensively in this product including business and economics, health and medical, news and world affairs, technology, social sciences and more.

PQWeb         
Use this link to search two or more Proquest databases simultaneously.

Sage Premier             
Sage Premier represents one of the largest packages of social science journals available while also including a wide range of content from subject areas including business, humanities, science, technology and medicine. Sage Premier gives comprehensive access to 570+ peer-reviewed journals comprising over 292,000 articles through this online platform.

OmniFile Full-Text Mega 1982-
Abstracts and indexing for over 4,000 periodicals in many subjects. Full-text for over 2,000 periodicals. To search the education section of the database, click on the arrow to the right of the Subject Area box and select "Education."


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