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This guide is intended to help students get started with business-related research. The tabs above and the categorized links on the left are intended to lead you to the best sources we offer that are focused on narrower topics. The top two resources in business research are ABI/Inform and Business Source Complete.  Please contact John Tombarge with any suggestions you have for this guide.

  • ABI/INFORM Complete
    A leading index and abstracting service for business and management, and it provides indexing and abstracts to articles from thousands of business and management publications. Many articles are available in full-text. Abstracting coverage begins with 1971.
  • Business Source Complete
    Business Source covers business journals, magazines, and newspapers. About 7,000 publications, over 2,000 of which are peer-reviewed journals, as well as other resources, including financial data, books, monographs, major reference works, conference proceedings, case studies, investment research reports, industry reports, market research reports, country reports, company profiles, SWOT analyses and more.

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Recent publications by the Business Administration Department faculty (See all W&L faculty publications)

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Business Writing and Reference Sources

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Economics and Business Dictionaries - Oxford Reference online
Search Oxford dictionaries covering the fields of accounting, business, economics, finance, marketing, media and communications.

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Research and Documentation in the Electronic Age - Diana Hacker & Barbara Fister
Call Number: ZA4375 .H327 2010
ISBN: 9780312566722
Publication Date: 2010
Print copy available in reference area of Leyburn and Telford Libraries.

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AMA Handbook of Business Writing - Kevin Wilson and Jennifer Wauson
ISBN: 9780814415900
Publication Date: 2010
Subtitled The Ultimate Guide to Style, Grammar, Punctuation, Usage, Construction, and Formatting, this 2010 volume is divided into three sections: advice on the writing process; an alphabetical arrangement of over 300 entries on grammar, style, spelling, etc; and over fifty sample business documents.

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The Encyclopedia of Business Letters, Faxes, and E-mail - Robert W. Bly and Regina Anne Kelly
ISBN: 9781601630292
Publication Date: 2009
From Safari Books Online, this work features hundreds of model letters, faxes, and e-mail.

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Write to the Point: how to communicate in business with style and purpose - Salvatore J. Iacone
ISBN: 9781564146397
Publication Date: 2003
From Safari Books Online.

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