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Library Research for Business Students

Fall 2022

Here are the workshops I'm teaching this semester. Register to get a reminder email 1 hour before each event using the registration links below.

Business Data Workshop Part 1

Introduction on using two Library databases, Mergent Online and SimplyAnalytics, to find data for business research projects. 

Tuesday, September 6, 12:00-12:50 noon PT, registration link

Friday, September 9, 12:00-12:50 noon PT, registration link

Business Data Workshop Part 2

Introduction on using two Library databases, IBISWorld and Winmo, to find data for business research projects. 

Tuesday, September 13, 12:00-12:50 noon PT, registration link

Friday, September 16, 12:00-12:50 noon PT, registration link

 

Tuesday workshops will take place on Zoom. Join from any web browser https://cpp.zoom.us/j/91657338465 or use Meeting ID 916 5733 8465.

Friday workshops will be hybrid. Join us face-to-face in the Library, building 15, room 2913, on the 2nd floor, or use the Zoom link above.

Looking forward to seeing you!

Introduction

Welcome to this research guide! If you are off campus, many of the resources featured here require that you login with your Bronco name and password.

Recommended Databases for Business Students

Data by supalerk laipawat from the Noun Project

Recommended Websites

Recommended Apps for Business Research

Download to your smart device and do research when you're on the go.

Web Search Tips

Many online sources are plagiarized or of questionable quality. When using online sources, ask yourself the following questions: Who is the author? What are his/her credentials? What possible biases exist? When was this source published?

Google logo by Ruth Kedar
Logo by R. Kedar (1999)

Cite Your Sources!

La Geode, by Samyra Serin
Photo by S. Serin (2008)

When creating your project, remember to cite everything you did not write/create/think up on your own, including images/graphs/charts/maps you borrow from online sources. For more info, take a look at the following:

Below are some recommended tools and websites to help you format your sources correctly.

Also See

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