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Research is Iterative
Researching a topic / subject is typically an iterative process.
- Start your research with a given level of understanding
- Learn something through investigation or inquiry
- Alter your research or line of investigation accordingly
- Repeat as necessary.
Starting Research in Business
Finding Research in Business
Business Source Complete
The largest and most in-depth business research database available. Contains scholarly research, trade publications, and industry news and reports. Includes books, case studies, company profiles, country reports, industry reports, market research reports, peer reviewed scholarship from more than 2000 journals available in full text, SWOT analysis and thousands of trade publications. Coverage begins in 1886 (yes, 1886).
Finding Research in Related Disciplines
EconLit ( with Full Text; inclusive of all AEA journals )
EconLit provides citations, with selected abstracts, to the international literature on economics since 1969. EconLit covers journal articles, books, and dissertations, as well as articles in collective works, such as conference proceedings and collected essay volumes. In addition, EconLit includes Abstracts of Working Papers in Economics from Cambridge University Press database, and, since 1994, the full-text of the Journal of Economic Literature book reviews.
The premier research tool for psychology and related disciplines (education, sociology, nursing, etc.). Provides access to journal articles, book chapters, dissertations, and technical reports.
Library Search ( nearly everything )
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