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The following databases are recommended for students in Business Administration, Management, and Marketing. To access these databases go to the Journals & Databases A-Z list.

For full text journal articles, articles in peer reviewed journals, citations, and abstracts in business administration, management, and marketing:

  • ABI/INFORM Global (ProQuest)
  • AIS Electronic Journals 
  • Business Source Premier (EBSCO)
  • ProQuest Research Library Core & Business Module (ProQuest)
  • Academic Lexis-Nexis - Click on Business
  • Accounting and Tax with Standards (ProQuest)

For company profiles, financials, and industry information:

  • Mergent Online – formerly Moody’s Manuals
    • Company profiles
    • Company financials and analysis
    • Company histories
    • Annual Reports
    • Create company reports, comparison reports, competitors
  • Standard & Poor’s NetAdvantage
    • Business and investment information
    • Industry Surveys
    • Industry Trends and Projections
    • Company descriptions and financials

For stocks, bonds, mutual funds:

  • Standard & Poor’s NetAdvantage
    • Market snapshots
    • Investment ideas
    • The Outlook
    • S & P Rankings
    • S & P Indices
    • Stock Reports
    • Bond Reports
    • Mutual Funds/Exchange Traded Funds

For business, trade, and economic information from across the Federal Government:

  • STAT USA
    • State of the Nation – financial and economic data, CPI, PPI, GDP, etc.
    • Globus – Global Business Opportunities
    • NTDB - National Trade Data Bank – country commercial guides, market research reports, etc.
    • International Trade Library

For Accounting Standards:

  • Accounting and Tax with Standards (ProQuest)
    • FASB – Current Text, Original Pronouncements, EITF Abstracts, FASB Implementation Guides
    • GASB – Original Pronouncements, GASB Implementation Guides, Codification of Governmental Accounting and Financial Reporting Standards
    • IASB – International Accounting Standards, SIC Interpretations, International Financial Reporting Standards, IFRIC Interpretations
  • Academic Lexis-Nexis – click on Business and then Accounting for Accounting Literature.  See Source List for available titles, including:
    • AICPA publications
    • Miller guides: GAAP, GAAS, Government GAAP, GAAP Emerging Issues Task Force, European Accounting Guide, OMB Literature, etc.
    • Wiley guides: GAAP, GAAP for Governments, IAS: Interpretation of International Accounting Standards, etc.

For Tax Research:

  • RIA Checkpoint Current and Archival Tax Research
    • Primary source material: IRS Code, Treasury Regulations, Federal Tax Cases, IRS Rulings & Releases, etc.
    • Editorial materials: Citator 2nd, Federal Tax Coordinator, Federal Tax Handbook, U.S. Tax Reporter, U.S. Tax Citator, etc.
    • Warren ,Gorham & Lamont Treatises
  • Academic Lexis-Nexis – Click on Legal Research and then Tax Law.  See Source List for available titles, including:
    • Federal Tax Cases,  State Tax Cases
    • AICPA Tax Lawyer and AICPA Tax Advisor
    • Internal Revenue Code, Bulletin, Cumulative Bulletin

Indexes to Management and Marketing Literature and Related Databases

  • ABI/INFORM Global  
      
    (ProQuest) ABI/INFORM Global is one of the most comprehensive business databases on the market, offering the latest business and financial information for researchers at all levels.
  • Academic Search Complete
    (EBSCO) Academic Search Complete is the world's most valuable and comprehensive scholarly, multi-disciplinary full-text database, with more than 8,500 full-text periodicals, including more than 7,300 peer-reviewed journals. In addition to full text, this database offers indexing and abstracts for more than 12,500 journals and a total of more than 13,200 publications including monographs, reports, conference proceedings, etc. The database features PDF content going back as far as 1887, with the majority of full text titles in native (searchable) PDF format. Searchable cited references are provided for more than 1,400 journals.
  • Business Source Premier  
      
    (EBSCO) This database provides coverage for over 2300 scholarly business journals, including peer-reviewed journals, with full- text coverage for more than 1100 peer-reviewed business publications. Additional full-text, non-journal content includes market research reports, industry reports, country reports, company profiles, and SWOT analyses
  • Business Module
    (ProQuest)
  • Newspaper Source
    (EBSCO) Provides selected full-text coverage for 238 sources, including 175 regional U.S. newspapers, 20 international newspapers, 15 newswires and newspaper columns, as well as 24 TV and radio news transcripts. Includes full-text coverage for USA Today, The Christian Science Monitor and The Los Angeles Times." (List of Newspapers available in the GSU Library)
  • ProQuest
    Provides access to Research Library Core. (If you recieve an Authentication Error, you need to delete the Temporary Cookies on your computer)
  • AIS Electronic Journals
    Contains communications of the Association of Information Systems and Journal of the Association for Information Systems.
  • Web of Science 1990-present
    Access the world’s leading scholarly literature in the sciences, social sciences, arts, and humanities from 1990-present. Web of Science package includes the Science Citation Index, Social Science Citation Index, the Data Citation Index, book citation indexes, MEDLINE from the National Library of Medicine, and ENDNOTE Online, the Thomson Reuters bibliographic management platform. Please register while on campus. Off campus users please use the request form below.

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