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  ABI/INFORM Complete (ProQuest) Authentication Required Brought to you by the University of Wisconsin System Resource Guide
    Coverage: 1923 Updated: bi-monthly.
This resource includes ABI/Infom Global, ABI/Infom Dateline, ABI/Infom Trade & Industry, and ABI/Infom Archive. These databases include: journal, magazine, and news articles (e.g. The Wall Street Journal) in business including business and economic conditions, corporate strategies, management techniques, competitive and product information, as well as trade and industry topics. International and regional business news sources and company profiles are also included.
- Quick Tip: Search by Industry
  Business Source Premier (EBSCOhost) Authentication Required Brought to you by BadgerLink 
    1886 to present, but varies by journal; view title list.
This database includes full text for over 2,300 business journals journals. Non-journal full text includes: market research reports, industry reports, country reports, company profiles and SWOT analysis.
- Quick Tip: Find Company Profiles
- Quick Tip: Search by Industry
  LexisNexis Academic (LexisNexis) Authentication Required Brought to you by the University of Wisconsin System 
Brought to you by the University of Wisconsin 

SystemOver 5,600 full text sources.
Business: news, accounting literature, company information, directories.

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  American FactFinder U.S. Government Resource Resource Guide
This is the primary gateway to demographic and economic data from the United States Census Bureau. Data is available from nearly 100 ongoing surveys including: Decennial Census (people and housing; 1990- ), American Community Survey (ongoing; 2000- ), Economic Census (every 5 years; 1997- ), Population Estimates/Projections, Annual Survey of Manufactures.
Quick Tip: 4 East Steps to Census 2000 Data on American FactFinder (pdf)
  Business & Management Practices (FirstSearch)Authentication Required 
Resource Temporarily Unavailable 7/26/11: This resource is currently unavailable

    Coverage: 1995 to present. Updated weekly.
Practical aspects and approaches to business management.
  Emerald Library (MCB Press) Authentication Required Brought to you by the University of Wisconsin System 
Resource Temporarily Unavailable Due to unreasonable publisher practices and low use, UW System canceled this package 2/11; we will lose access on 3/1/11. After that time, articles from Emerald can be acquired quickly via Interlibrary Loan. If you have any questions, please contact Jen Holman, Periodicals Librarian

    Coverage: varies by title. Updated: daily.
Access to the full text/page image of over 100 journals in the fields of: Engineering, General Management, Human Resources, Information Management, Library & Information Services, Marketing, Operations, Production & Economics, Property, Quality, Training & Education.
  Passport GMID - Global Market Information Database (Euromonitor) Authentication Required 
    Coverage: 1977 to present. Forecast Data: Through 2015. Updated: weekly.
Contains over 4 million statistics on industries, countries, and consumers as well as 15,000 industry, company, country, and consumer reports. This resource also includes 205 country reports and market and brand share rankings. Individual and cross-country comparisons of data types include demographic and economic statistics, lifestyle indicators including housing and household facilities, travel and tourism trends, GDP trends, and income and earnings potential.
Note: Data in this resource may be used for research and private study only.

    Multidisciplinary Article Databases

  Academic Search Premier (EBSCOhost) Authentication Required Brought to you by BadgerLink Resource Guide
    Coverage: 1975 to present. Updated: Daily.
Provides access to citations and abstracts for over 8,000 magazines and journals, with full text access to over half these titles. For scholarly publications, full text is available for more than 3,600 titles covering subjects such as social sciences, humanities, education, computer sciences, engineering, language and linguistics, arts & literature, medical sciences, and ethnic studies.
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- Quick Tips: Find Book Reviews | Auto-Generate Citations | Create a Permalink to Your Search
  CQ Researcher (CQ Press) Authentication Required Brought to you by the University of Wisconsin System 
    Coverage: Past 15 years to present. Updated: weekly.
Full-text articles on the most current and controversial issues of the day with complete summaries, insight into two sides of the issues, bibliographies and more.
Quick Tips: How to browse for topic ideas. | How to get quick citations | How to cite APA style using KnightCite
  JSTOR Authentication Required Bought to you by UW-L Student Differential Tution Funds 
    Coverage: varies (some 19th century) to 2005.
Access to the full text of over 1700 scholarly journals from a variety of disciplines. Coverage: varies (some 19th century) to 2005. Collections include: Arts and Science I - VIII and Life Sciences. Access to JSTOR Arts & Sciences V through VIII is made possible by Academic Initiative funding.
  LexisNexis Academic (LexisNexis) Authentication Required Brought to you by the University of Wisconsin System 
Over 5,600 full text sources.
News: 350 newspapers, 400 magazines/journals, 600 newsletters, broadcast transcripts, campus news, wire services.
Business: news, accounting literature, company information, directories.
Legal Research: secondary literature, case law, codes & regulations, tax law, international legal materials, patent research, career information.
- Guides: Finding a Case, Tax Research
  MasterFILE Premier (EBSCOhost) Authentication Required Brought to you by BadgerLink 
    Coverage: 1984 to present. Updated: daily.
Full-text from nearly 3,000 general reference, business, consumer health, general science, and multi-cultural periodicals.
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    News & Media

  LexisNexis Academic (LexisNexis) Authentication Required Brought to you by the University of Wisconsin System 
Brought to you by the University of Wisconsin 

SystemOver 5,600 full text sources.
News: 350 newspapers, 400 magazines/journals, 600 newsletters, broadcast transcripts, campus news, wire services.
  Regional Business News (EBSCOhost) Authentication Required Brought to you by BadgerLink 
    This database is updated daily.
Regional Business News is a full text newswire database that incorporates business wires from all over the world. Included in this database are 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.

    Periodicals

  Business Periodicals
A title list of the library's individual periodical subscriptions in Business. Many more Business related periodicals are available through the library's article databases.
  Periodicals Holdings Search
    Search by journal title for access information for all periodicals you have access to via Murphy Library.

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    E-Reference Books

  E-Commerce Industry Research Center (Plunkett) Authentication Required 
Resource Temporarily Unavailable This resource is limited to 1 simultaneous user. If access is unavailable, please try again later.

Electronic version of the print book that includes industry data and intelligence to understand business trends, technologies, markets, finances and the leading companies.
Password: click here for password
  Health Care Industry Almanac (Plunkett)Authentication Required 
Electronic version of this print reference book. Found on the Business workstation in the reference area.
Note: This resource is only available in Murphy Library.
  Retail Industry Research Center (Plunkett) Authentication Required 
Resource Temporarily Unavailable This resource is limited to 1 simultaneous user. If access is unavailable, please try again later.

Electronic version of the print book that includes industry data and intelligence to understand business trends, technologies, markets, finances and the leading companies.
Password: click here for password

    Featured Reference Books @ Murphy Library

  Globalization: Encyclopedia of Trade, Labor, and Politics
    2 volumes, 2006
  American Wholesalers and Distributors Directory
     16th ed., 2007
  Brands and Their Companies,
    2 volumes, Current Year
  Business Forms on File
    2007
  Business Plans Handbook
    volumes 1, 5, 8, 10, 11, 1995-2006
  Business: the Ultimate Resource,
    2nd ed., 2006
  Directory of American Firms Operating in Foreign Countries,
    18th ed., 2005
  Hoover’s Handbook of American Business,
    Current Year
  Hoover’s Handbook of Emerging Companies
    Current Year
  Hoover’s Handbook of Private Companies,
    Current Year
  Hoover’s Handbook of World Business,
    Current Year
  LexisNexis Corporate Affiliations,
    8 volumes, Current Year
  McGraw-Hill Handbook of Business Letters,
    4th ed., 2005
  Minnesota Manufacturers Register,
    Current Year
  Professional Ethics and Insignia
    2nd ed., 2000
  Small Business Sourcebook,
    22nd ed., 2007
  Strauss’s Handbook of Business Information,
    2nd ed., 2004
  Wisconsin Manufacturers Register
    2007
  World Business Directory
    4 volumes, 11th ed., 2003

Find Facts, Definitions, Overviews

    Company & Industry Profiles

  Business & Industry (FirstSearch)Authentication Required 
Resource Temporarily Unavailable 7/26/11: This resource is currently unavailable

    Coverage: 1994 to present. Updated daily.
Business and industry facts, figures, and key events.
  Datamonitor360 (formerly known as MarketLine)(Datamonitor) Authentication Required 
    Updated: Company and industry profiles - biannually; Country profiles - annually.
Wide array of proprietary business research information including 31,000+ company profiles, 850+ Databooks (company financials and global market reports), 7000+ industry profiles and 100+ country profiles. Also contains an extensive collection of financial deal reports, expert opinion pieces, and news reports. Distinct databases also included: Country Statistics, Market Data Analytics
  Standard & Poor's NetAdvantage Authentication Required 
    Coverage: current. Updated: daily.
A comprehensive database of financial information, providing access to 11 key financial publications.
- Quick Tip: Find Company Profiles
- Quick Tip: Find Industry Info
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    Directories

  ReferenceUSA Business (InfoGroup) Authentication Required 
With current and detailed profiles for over 14 million U.S. businesses, ReferenceUSA helps you find and study businesses and conduct market research. Search by company name SIC/NAICS codes, type of business, business size, and more. The additional U.S. Consumers/Lifestyles database provides details on more than 210 million U.S. residents and can be used to research a community before opening a business or to target a marketing campaign to a particular population.

    Reports

  Mergent News Reports Authentication Required 
    Coverage: current. Updated: weekly.
Formerly known as Moody's. Weekly updates to the: Bank & Finance, Industrial, International, Municipal & Government, OTC Industrial, OTC Unlisted, Public Utility, and Transportation Manuals.

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  Business Searching in ReferenceUSA
  Company Profiles in S&P's NetAdvantage
  Business Statistics (pdf)
  Company Information (pdf)
  Company Parents & Subsidiaries in RefUSA
  Company Profiles in Business Source Elite
  Industry Analysis (pdf)
  Industry Profiles in S&P's NetAdvantage
  Industry Search in ABI/INFORM Global
  Industry Search in Business Source Elite
  Local Industry Info in ReferenceUSA

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