ABI/INFORM contains scholarly & popular articles concerning international, national, local, & regional business news coverage for public and private companies. Topics include: Business and industry, computers and internet, economics and trade, environment, government and law, and social issues and policy. Content: industry & market research, commodity reports, company reports (Hoovers and Annual Reports), Country Reports, dissertations & working papers Coverage: 1971-Present Updated: Monthly
Business Insights: Essentials offers information on U.S. and international businesses, industries and products. Includes company and industry financials in graphical form, as well as downloadable data. Also, includes company and industry profiles, investment research/brokerage reports, market research reports and market share articles, SWOT reports, and full-text periodicals and news articles. Coverage: 1982 - Present. Updated: Continually
Google Scholar searches across many disciplines and sources. Subjects include: Physics, engineering, social science, business, biology, chemistry, medicine. Source types include: peer-reviewed papers, theses, books, abstracts and articles from academic publishers, professional societies, preprint repositories, universities and other scholarly organizations. Specify Fairfield University (via Scholar Settings) for enhanced access to our library resources. Updated: Regularly.
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