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ABI Inform Collectionfeatures over 4,055 journals, forming a business database package that offers more than 2,965 full-text titles covering business and economic conditions, corporate strategies, management techniques, as well as competitive and product information.  
Academic Search Complete contains more than 6,100 full-text periodicals, including more than 5,100 peer-reviewed journals. In addition to full text, this database offers indexing and abstracts for more than 10,100 journals and a total of more than 10,600 publications including monographs, reports, conference proceedings, etc. Android App
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APA Style Guide to Electronic References 6th Ed Adapted from the Publication Manual of the American Psychological Association this guide offers up-to-date information on formatting electronic references in APA Style. It outlines the key elements to include when referencing electronic sources, with an emphasis on using the digital object identifier (DOI) to locate web-based information reliably. It provides examples for readers to model for everything from online journal articles to supplemental data sets and measurement instruments to books, videos, apps, websites, podcasts, blog posts, and social media.
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Associations Unlimited locate international and U.S. national, regional, state, and local nonprofit membership organizations in all fields, including IRS data on U.S. 501(c) nonprofit organizations. Can be used to monitor association trends; identify related associations; networking; marketing to associations, their members and markets.    
Bloomberg BNA Tax and Accounting Center Analysis, news, primary sources, and practice tools covering federal, international, and state tax issues and financial accounting. You do not have to create a "My Profile" account to utilize the database, just select "Go to My Product".    
Bureau of Economic Analysis A division of the U.S. federal government's Department of Commerce that is responsible for the analysis and reporting of economic data used to confirm and predict economic trends and business cycles. Their reports are the foundation upon which many economic policy decisions are made by government.    
Bureau of Labor Statistics A research agency of the U.S. Department of Labor; it compiles statistics on hours of work, average hourly earnings, employment and unemployment, consumer prices and many other variables.    
Business Economics and Theory Collection offers instant access to full-text academic journals and magazines--with a strong emphasis on titles covered in the EconLit bibliographic index. It includes more than 1,800 titles.
Business Insights: Essentials brings together company profiles, brand information, rankings, investment reports, company histories, chronologies. Find detailed company and industry news and information    
Business Market Research Collection Conduct company, industry, economic and geopolitical market research with information from these sources: Hoover's Company Profiles information about global public and non-public companies including financials, competitors, and more; OxResearch succinct articles covering regional economic and political developments of significance from faculty at Oxford, other leading universities, and think-tanks.  
Business Source Complete
  • Provides full text for more than 3.800 journals, including more than 2,000 peer-reviewed business publications.
  • More than 11,000 case studies
  • More than 1,150,000 company profiles
  • Over 2,500 market research reports
  • More than 3,700 SWOT analyses
  • More than 7,400 industry reports
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Business Source Complete Enhanced Business Search Interface
  • Provides full text for more than 3.800 journals, including more than 2,000 peer-reviewed business publications back to 1886, and searchable cited references back to 1998
  • More than 11,000 case studies
  • More than 1,150,000 company profiles
  • Over 2,500 market research reports
  • More than 3,700 SWOT analyses
  • More than 7,400 industry reports
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Cabells Scholarly Analytics provides manuscript and review process guidelines, journal quality metrics, submission criteria and all the other information researchers might need to match their manuscripts with the journals most likely to be interested in publishing their work.

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CCH Accounting Research Manager contains expert-written analytical accounting, auditing, governmental, internal controls and SEC information as well as primary source data. Updated daily, it provides current, complete and objective resource for your financial reporting needs.    
Communication and Mass Media Collection Full-text from journals focused on all aspects of the communications field. Key subjects covered include: advertising and public relations, literature and writing, linguistics, and more.
Communication and Mass Media Complete Covers communication, mass media, and other closely-related fields of study. CMMC offers cover-to-cover (core) indexing and abstracts for more than 570 journals, and selected (priority) coverage of nearly 200 more, for a combined coverage of more than 770 titles. This database includes full text for over 450 journals. Android App
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Computer Database provides access to leading business and technical publications in the computer, telecommunications, and electronics industries. The database includes more than 600 journals and periodicals, providing information on computer-related product introductions, news and reviews in areas such as hardware, software, electronics, engineering, communications, and the application of technology.  
CQ Researcher (Cancelled 2015. Material accessible prior to cancellation still available) covers health, social trends, criminal justice, international affairs, education, the environment, technology, and the economy. Provides researchers with an introductory overview; background and chronology; an assessment of the current situation; tables and maps; pro/con statements from representatives of opposing positions; and bibliographies of key sources.    
Credo Online Reference Service Full text articles and images from reference materials (encyclopedias, dictionaries, handbooks, atlases, and more). Links to articles from magazines, newspapers, and journals found in other library databases.    
CSSM (Case Studies in Sport Management) is a peer-reviewed journal focusing on the publication of teaching case studies related to the sport management discipline. The purpose of Case Studies in Sport Management is to enhance pedagogy in the discipline through the dissemination of teaching cases across varied topics consistent with the COSMA Common Professional Component topical areas, including sport management, marketing, finance, and law..
Disclosure-Discontinued 02/2017    
Dun & Bradstreet Key Business Ratios cover all critical areas of business performance -- solvency, efficiency, and profitability -- of public and private companies, broken down by Standard Industrial Classification (SIC) code. Industry norms and business ratios are a staple part of any company or industry analysis because they measure the relationship between financial values in a company's balance sheet and income statement.    
eBook Collection provides access to thousands of scholarly, reference, and professional full-text books in electronic format from the world's leading university presses and commercial publishers. All eBooks allow browsing, downloading, full-text searching, interactive table of contents, printing, emailing, and citation export.
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EBSCO Databases Combined Access the 40+ Ebsco company databases simultaneously. Databases which are accessible via the EBSCOhost user interface are listed separately on the Librarys database page, and include Academic Search Complete, Business Source Premier, CINAHL, PsycINFO, SocIndex, and SportDiscus. When logged into any Ebsco database, clicking the Choose databases link, directly above the search box, allows the user to select any or all database. Please note: this collection of databases appears as being Academic Search Complete, but it searches that database plus all the other EBSCO databases Troy subscribes to. Android App
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EconLit with Full Text contains all of the indexing available in EconLit in addition to full text for hundreds of journals including the American Economic Association journals (American Economic Review, Journal of Economic Literature, and Journal of Economic Perspectives). It also contains many non-English full-text journals in economics & finance and volume and issue browsing is available for all full-text journals. Android App
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Emerald Insight Peer-reviewed journals and books (limited content) across all areas of business: primarily Human Resources, Learning and Organization Studies, Operations, Logistics and Quality. Other subjects include public policy, sociology, education, tourism and hospitality, and environmental studies.

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FAITS-Faulkner Advisory for IT Studies a library of reports covering technology areas such as IT infrastructure, telecom, data networking, wireless communications, security, enterprise systems, the Internet and World Wide Web, as well as technology vendors.  
Federal Digital System-FDSys Use govinfo    
Films on Demand is a library of thousands of streaming videos across all disciplines. If you establish a user account from within Films on Demand you can also create playlists from the various films/segments for your own use or for sharing with other Troy users.

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Financial Accounting Standards Board (Obtain username/password from instructor. Library does not have this information)    
Gale Business Collection provides coverage of all business disciplines, including accounting, economics, finance, marketing, management and strategy, as well as business theory and practice. Users will understand the activities of companies and industries worldwide through business and trade publications, complemented by a selection of international, U.S., and regional news publications.  
Gale Business Insights: Global For business professionals, entrepreneurs, students, and general researchers, Gale Business Insights: Global delivers comprehensive international business intelligence, compiled into a logical, useable context.  
Gale Virtual Reference Library is an online collection of reference eBooks including encyclopedias and specialized reference sources for multidisciplinary research. The collection contains the following subjects: art, biography, business, education, environment, history, information and publishing, law, literature, medicine, multicultural studies, nation and world, religion, science, social science, and technology.  
Global Issues in Context Global Issues in Context offers international viewpoints on a broad spectrum of global issues, topics, and current events. Featured are hundreds of continuously updated issue and country portals that bring together a variety of specially selected, highly relevant sources for analysis of social, political, military, economic, environmental, health, and cultural issues.  
govinfo site provides free public access to hundreds of thousands of official publications from all three branches of government.  
Henry Stewart Talks: The Business & Management Collection Video Lectures & Case Studies contains over 900 online lectures, and case studies by leading experts from commerce, industry, the professions, and academia. Topics include marketing, global management, leadership, finance, operations, strategy, and more.  
Hoover's Company Profiles--Use Business Market Research Collection    
Hospitality, Tourism, and Leisure Collection With current content from over 500 industry journals, this collection provides coverage of both the historical and current state of affairs in the hospitality and tourism field, while also allowing for focused study of specialized aspects of the industry - including cultural aspects of travel, leisure activities, economic aspects of tourism, and more.  
IBISWorld Provides access to Industry Market Research Reports and Industry Risk Ratings, covering over 790 industries at the 5-digit NAICS level - more than 97% of the U.S. economy
Informe A collection of Hispanic magazines with full text. Covers business, health, technology, culture, current topics and other subjects.    
InfoTrac Business Economics and Theory Collection- Use Business Economics and Theory Collection
InfoTrac Communication and Mass Media Collection- Use Communications and Mass Media Collection
InfoTrac Newsstand Search a collection of more than 1,000 newspapers, translate articles into 11 different languages, and create email alerts.  
InfoTrac Small Business Collection- Use Small Business Collection
Learning Express Library 3.0 (LEL) comprehensive, interactive online learning platform of practice tests and tutorial course series. Includes ASVAB, CLEP, GMAT, GRE, LSAT, MAT, MCAT, Nursing School Entrance, NCLEX, PCAT, Praxis I&II, TEAS, and TOEIC.
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LegalTrac provides indexing for more than 1,400 titles including major law reviews, legal newspapers, bar association journals and international legal journals. Dates of coverage: 1980 to present.
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Lexis-Nexis Academic Universe-Use LegalTrac or Westlaw    
Literati-Use Credo Online Reference Service    
Marketline Advantage Provides business news, opinion, and latest published reports help users to understand key trends and events, while qualitative and quantitative data and analysis support business research programs.
  • Companies (30,000+ company profiles covering SWOT analysis, financials company analyses, executive biographies)
  • Countries (110+ profiles, PESTLE analyses, emerging markets, qualitative and quantitative reports)
  • Industries (3500 profiles, markets and geographies, global retail, Porters 5 forces)
  • Products (New products launches, innovation ratings, company profiling)
  • News and Opinion (Daily news feeds, expert views, financial deals dating back to 1962)
  • Country Statistics (This database provides macro/socio-economic and demographic data for 215 countries worldwide, both historical and forecasted)
  • Market Data Analytics (This database includes comprehensive data across the global food, drinks, personal care household products, pet care, news and magazine, and tobacco markets)
 
Mergent Archives is an online database featuring a vast, indexed collection of more than a century’s worth of global corporate and industry related documents. This collection contains hundreds of thousands of reports covering over 100 countries and industries. Mergent Archives uses a reliable and easy-to-navigate system designed to meet your historical research needs.

Available Archive Databases:
  • Corporate Manuals

  • Municipal Manuals

  • Annual Reports

  • Equity Reports

  • SEC Reports

  • Key Business Ratios Print

  • Dun & Bradstreet Country Insight Reportss

  • Dun & Bradstreet Million Dollar Directory

  • Hoovers Handbooks

  • Commodity Research Bureau Yearbook

  • Mergent Patent Archives

  • First Research Industry Reports

  • Mergent Bond Record

  • Dun & Bradstreet Who Owns Whom

  • FTSE Russell Index Reports

Mergent Online Provides comprehensive company data for U.S. and International public and private companies (~35,000 public companies and ~23 million private companies) , including SEC filings (US only) and current and historical annual reports for U.S. and International public companies. To search the ~23 million private companies, select D&B Private Company Database.  
New York Times Access before 1923 and after 1980 is unlimited while archival access between those dates is limited to 5 articles per day.  
News & Newspapers Searches ten different newspaper databases, including New York Times, Atlanta Journal & Constitution, Canadian Newsstream, Ethnic Newswatch, International Newsstream, USA Today, US Newstream, The Wall Street Journal and the Washington Post.  
Newspaper Source provides cover-to-cover full text for 35 national & international newspapers. The database also contains selective full text for 375 regional (U.S.) newspapers. In addition, full text television & radio news transcripts are also provided Android App
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Nexis Uni-Use LegalTrac or Westlaw  
Open Dissertations Indexes thousands of theses and dissertations from throughout the world.
Opposing Viewpoints in Context Features viewpoint articles, topic overviews, full-text magazine, academic journal, and newspaper articles, primary source documents, statistics, images and podcasts, and links to Websites. New to the database are Lexile reading levels for periodicals and an integrated national and state curriculum standards search with content correlated to the standards.    
PapersFirst Index of papers presented at conferences worldwide.  
ProQuest Central multidisciplinary database with over 12,665 titles, with over 9,745 titles in full-text. It serves as the central resource for researchers at all levels in all markets. Over 160 subject areas are covered extensively in this product including business and economics, health and medical, news and world affairs, technology, social sciences and more.    
ProQuest Congressional provides access to historical and current Congressional information and publications on all aspects of legislation dealing with life and public policy. Topics include scientific undertakings, historical events, social welfare, economic conditions, communication policies, and an endless array of other subjects.  
ProQuest Dissertations & Theses Global is the world's most comprehensive collection of dissertations and theses from around the world, spanning from 1743 to the present day and offering full text for graduate works added since 1997, along with selected full text for works written prior to 1997. It contains a significant amount of new international dissertations and theses both in citations and in full text.  
ProQuest Ebook Central All of the titles you find here can be browsed, read online or downloaded to your PC or laptop. Our Full Record pages will give you comprehensive access information for each title.

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ProQuest Newspapers-Use News & Newspapers    
ProQuest Statistical Abstract of the United States summarizes statistics on the social, political, and economic organization of the United States.    
RDS TableBase Specializes in tabular data on companies, industries, products and demographics. International in scope and covering more than 90 industries, TableBase includes company and brand rankings, imports and exports, industry and product forecasts, market share, number of users/outlets, production and consumption statistics, trends and demographics, usage and capacity, and more.
Regional Business News provides comprehensive full text coverage for regional business publications. Incorporates coverage of 75 business journals, newspapers and newswires from all metropolitan and rural areas within the United States. This database is updated on a daily basis. Android App
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RIA Checkpoint contains comprehensive federal, state and local, and international tax resources, including information, insights and tools on tax, pensions, benefits, estate planning and corporate finance topics. The centralized search interface provides an entire spectrum of tax information: complete tax law, expert analysis, practitioner insights, tax related news, cases, rulings and more.
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Sage Journals Index of scholarly journals spanning the Humanities; Social Sciences; and Science, Technology, and Medicine. Selected text available fulltext online. Articles not fulltext in this database may be requested via interlibrary loan (ILL). ILL Guide    
Security Management Practices covers facility security, IT and network security, financial and legal security, business continuity, risk, crisis management, personnel security, and more. Includes a weekly electronic news digest summarizing all of the major security news, events, and happenings.  
Small Business Collection Ideal for business schools and entrepreneurs, Small Business Collection is updated daily and provides insights, tips, strategies, and success stories. Users find more than 500 subject-appropriate, active, full-text periodicals.
SBRNet Use- Sports Markets Analytics (SMA)    
Sports Litigation Alert Stay abreast of sports law developments with the industry's only bi-weekly newsletter devoted exclusively to the sports law field. Sports Litigation Alert tracks legal developments as they occur in amateur and professional athletics as well as legislative issues that impact sports law professionals.  
Sports Market Analytics (SMA) (formerly Sports Business Research Network) contains full-text articles providing news and market research information from sports industry sources, including international sporting goods equipment market reports for 35 countries, export and import statistics, trade magazine and newsletter pages dealing with finance, licensing, fashion, women's and youth sports, marketing, sponsorship, research reports, sports broadcasting, ratings and more..
Statista is a statistics portal that integrates thousands of diverse topics of data and facts from a wide range of sources onto a single platform. Categorized into market sectors, Statista provides access to quantitative facts on agriculture, finance, politics, and additional areas of interest. Sources of information include market researchers, trade publications, scientific journals, and government databases. Focuses on current, not historical data.  
Statistical Abstract of the United States (Use ProQuest Statistical Abstract of the United States)    
Taylor & Francis eBooks provides access to eBooks titles in more than 350 subject areas.  
Theses@Troy University Theses published by Troy University students.
Ulrichsweb is a source of detailed information on more than 300,000 periodicals (also called serials) of all types: academic and scholarly journals, e-journals, peer-reviewed titles, popular magazines, newspapers, newsletters, and more. Records provide data points such as ISSN, publisher, language, subject, abstracting & indexing coverage, full-text database coverage, and tables of contents. Updated weekly.  
U.S. Census Bureau serves as the leading source of quality data about the nation's people and economy. We honor privacy, protect confidentiality, share our expertise globally, and conduct our work openly. We are guided on this mission by our strong and capable workforce, our readiness to innovate, and our abiding commitment to our customers. America's Economy
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Value Line Institutional Research The components accessible for Troy include

  • Browse Research
  • Dashboard
  • Stock Screener
  • Watch Lists
  • Alerts Hub
 
Vocational and Career Collection is designed for vocational and technical libraries servicing high schools, community colleges, trade institutions and the general public. This collection provides full text coverage for more than 350 trade and industry-related periodicals. Android App
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Westlaw Provides US and international legal and business information and news.

  • Legal content includes: More than 800 law reviews and journals; American Jurisprudence (encyclopedia that includes analysis of cases, statutes, and regulations from state and federal courts); American Law Reports (series of articles that collects and analyzes every court case decided on a particular point of law); United States Code Annotated; all federal and state cases; Code of Federal Regulations; and the Federal Register.
  • Business content includes: Company Investigator (including more than 140 million public and private corporate profiles), Hoover’s Company Records, and SEC filing.
  • News content includes: Blogs, broadcast transcripts, international publications, magazines, newsletters, newspapers, newswires, and trade journals.

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Wiley Online Library is a multi-disciplinary database that includes full-text journal articles and some full-text reference sources. The database also includes abstracts of additional journal articles and reference sources. Subjects covered include: business; chemistry; computer science; earth and environmental science; education; engineering; law; life sciences; mathematics and statistics; medicine and healthcare; physics and astronomy; polymers and materials science; psychology; and social sciences.    
World Databank World Development Indicators searches data from the World Bank for over 200 countries and 18 country groups from 1960 to present, including almost 600 development indicators, and time series data. Data can be exported in Excel.  

 

Last Updated: 08/28/2018