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Press 2006 HF1001 C63 2006 Over 6 700 terms from marketing to taxation and accounting business strategy and international finance Encyclopedia of Business Detroit MI Gale Group 2000 REF HF1001 E466 2000 International in scope with a distinctly North American focus this encyclopedia is a first stop resource for
Vernon College Library Home,B Library Catalog Print and E book Collections. The online catalog offers convenient access to titles housed at all VC library. locations At the catalog screen select Search the Catalog to locate titles or. subjects that match your terms such as organizational behavior. E books To search only for titles available electronically from the Search the. Catalog page select Online as the desired location Use the dropdown menu to. choose your search method author subject terms etc then enter your search. term ex personnel management, Helpful feature While viewing a book select the Search tab to bring up a search. bar which will allow you to locate a word or phrase within the entire content of the. C Browse the Collection, Physically browse the business titles shelved by call number in the following Library. of Congress Classification ranges,HD28 70 Management HF Commerce. HD2321 4730 9 Industry HG Finance,HD4801 8943 Labor. II Find Articles,A Article Databases, 1 Academic Search Complete This database searches numerous journals to offer. full text articles on nearly all subjects including business Coverage includes the. following journals,Business History Review Nation s Business. Journal of Organizational Behavior Management Women in Business. International Journal of Business Humanities Business Torts Journal. Technology, and over one hundred others Select from a number of different limiters to. customize your search including cover stories publication dates page numbers. Citing the articles The database offers formatting rules with examples for citing. the articles selected For assistance in citing the articles select the Help link in. the upper right corner of the screen scroll to view Citation Styles in the left. menu bar and then choose the documentation style of your choice. Vernon College Library Home, 2 Business Source Complete This database offers full text journals in all disciplines. of business as well as non journal content such as financial data books. reference works proceedings and reports Coverage includes the following. MIT Sloan Management Review Harvard Business Review. Journal of Human Resources Current Topics in Management. Foundations Trends in Marketing Journal of Strategic Marketing. Enter your keyword s to search all journals simultaneously for articles. addressing your topic For example if looking for information on mergers in the. petroleum industry enter both terms connected with the Boolean operator. 3 Regional Business News Updated on a daily basis this database incorporates 75. business journals newspapers and newswires covering all the metropolitan and. rural areas within the United States Coverage includes the following journals. Fort Worth Business Press The Journal Record Oklahoma City New Mexico. Business Journal and more, B In house Magazines and Journals Bloomberg Business Week is available at the Century. City Library,III Suggested Websites, Encyclopedia of Economic and Business History Owned and operated by the Economic. History Association to provide resources and promote communication among scholars in. economic history and related fields, globalEDGE A knowledge web portal that connects international business professionals. worldwide to a wealth of information insights and learning resources on global business. activities, Survey of Current Business Articles present the latest national international regional and. industry estimates describe the methodologies used to prepare the estimates provide. information about major revisions discuss on going innovations and generally keep. users up to date on relevant BEA issues and initiatives. Vernon College Library Home,The Research Process, 1 Select a topic that you find interesting and appropriate for the assignment. 2 Review reference sources such as subject encyclopedias for background information to help. focus or narrow the search, For example students interested in supply chain management may consult the. Encyclopedia of Business for ideas in narrowing the focus to a particular type of IPM. program such as just in time systems, 3 Restate the topic as a question Inquiry is at the heart of the research process a quest to. locate information which answers questions and leads researchers to a greater. understanding of the topic,Restating the topic as a question will help in. Locating information that is useful and relevant to the primary focus or thesis of your. Identifying the keywords or phrases to use in the search statement. Example How do just in time systems impact supply chain management. 4 Develop a search statement by combining keywords or concepts from the research. question For example just in time systems and supply chain management were. identified as keywords in the question above By connecting one or more terms with the. Boolean operator and the researcher will retrieve only those articles that discuss both. concepts thus improving the relevancy of the search. Enter in search field just in time systems and supply chain management. 5 Develop alternate search statements to improve the search results Authors may use. various terms to describe the same concept, For example materials management is often used in the same context as supply chain. management, By identifying and connecting alternate terms researchers may expand the search results. As indicated below consider brainstorming and listing synonyms or word variations to. identify alternate keywords,Concept 1 Concept 2,just in time systems AND supply chain management. kanban AND business logistics,inventory control AND materials management. materials requirements planning AND procurement and supply. Vernon College Library Home, 6 Evaluate information for objectivity and reliability. 7 Cite the information borrowed from other authors or informational sources Careful. documentation will ensure that credit is given with no intention to plagiarize or claim. ownership of information belonging to other researchers For explanations and examples. visit the Duke University Library s Citation page,Email librarian vernoncollege edu. Chat Ask the Librarian link on the Library homepage.