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Business Reference Books available through Cardinal Meyer Library:

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New Business Books available through Cardinal Meyer Library:

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Use SabreCat to find more business books in the library.   

Use WorldCat to find books available through other libraries.

Recommended Databases:

Academic Search Premier*
Multidisciplinary database with many full text items.

Access World News 
Find diverse global, local, regional, and national  perspectives on topics related to controversial issues, the environment, health, education, science, the arts, literature, business, economics, criminal justice, and more from a variety of current and retrospective news media including newspapers, newswires, broadcast transcripts, blogs, periodicals, and web-only content.   Also includes access to The Milwaukee Journal Sentinel (with back file date of 1/22/1990-Current.)

Business Source Complete
EBSCO's most comprehensive business database.

Credo Reference 
Credo is an easy-to-use tool for research projects and homework. Search in hundreds of encyclopedias, dictionaries, thesauri, quotations, and subject-specific titles, as well as 200,000+ images and audio files, and nearly 100 videos. 

EBSCOhost Databases 
 Search multiple EBSCO databases simultaneously. Custom select any number of databases from the library's complete list available through EBSCO.

Films on Demand
A web-based digital video delivery service for streaming over 6000 educational videos from Films Media Group.

Google Scholar
Accesses online journals and institutional repository/ self-submitted scholarly articles.

JSTOR
An archive of core scholarly journals in the arts and sciences.

LexisNexis Academic
Full text coverage of news, business, law, medicine and general reference.

Newspaper Source Plus*
Includes more than 860 full-text newspapers, providing more than 35 million full-text articles. In addition, the database features more than 857,000 television and radio news transcripts.

OmniFile Full Text Select
Multidisciplinary full text database.

ProQuest Newsstand Complete
Contains full text access to the New York Times, Wall Street Journal, and Washington Post.

PsycARTICLES
Full text articles from journals published by the APA and allied organizations.

PsycINFO
Index to articles, books, chapters, dissertations and technical reports in psychology from 1887.

Regional Business News*
Business journals, newspapers and newswires from within the United States.

SAGE Premier
SAGE Journals in Communication Studies, Criminology, Education, Health Sciences, Management & Organization Studies, Materials Science, Political Science, Psychology, Sociology and Urban Studies & Planning.

* = Access provided by BadgerLink    

 

Video Resources:

Films on Demand
Multidisciplinary documentary film resource.

 

Documentary Films from Films on Demand:

 

Management (22:45)
Insights into the many aspects of management which the small-business owner must address in order to survive and prosper: strategic planning; writing the business plan; hiring, training, and supervising employees; knowing what and when to delegate; line and staff; financial guidelines for borrowing and/or using your own capital; identifying problems and seeking solutions; management by objectives versus management by crisis—and how the small business can avoid many crises by more carefully planning its objectives. 

What is Marketing: The Basics and Beyond (22:40)
A firm grasp of marketing principles has become essential to 21st-century commerce and a successful business career. The film explores the 4 Ps (product, price, place, and promotion); demographic, geographic, and psychographic market segmentation; niche markets; field and desk research; branding; customer relationship management; the importance of marketing objectives; and other concepts.

An Introduction to Business Ethics (19:04)
Find out why companies are concerned with business ethics and what they are doing to apply them. This engaging video teaches viewers how to handle an ethical dilemma when confronted with one.

 Don't Hesitate, Communicate: Effective Communication in the Office (31:03)
Set in an ironically dysfunctional office environment, this dramatization introduces viewers to the strengths and limitations of spoken, written, and visual forms of communication; common barriers to good communication; and ways to overcome those barriers. Examples of communication disconnects are combined with tips on phone etiquette, speaking in meetings and one-on-one, writing e-mails and letters, and body language. Communication killers are then discussed, along with proactive techniques to reduce misunderstandings. The takeaway message? A better understanding of the nuances of different communication modes will help improve employee effectiveness and defuse office conflict

 

Websites:

 

 

BigCharts

The Business Journal: Milwaukee

Chicago Board Options Exchange

EuroPages Directory

NASDAQ

New York Stock Exchange

Solusource Directory

ThomasNet Directory

World Federation of Exchanges

World Bank Data

International Monetary Fund

 

Government Business Sites

Wisconsin Economic Development Corporation

North American Industry Classification System

Wisconsin Department of Revenue

Equal Employment Opportunity Commission

Federal Trade Commission

Internal Revenue Service

National Labor Relations Board

Occupational Health and Safety Administration

Bureau of Labor Statistics

 

 

Financial Analysis

AnnualReports.com

U.S. Commodity Futures Trading

U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission

SEC Filings and Forms

 

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The average ACT composite score of incoming first year students at Marian is 20.1, which is higher than several colleges in the area (Source: Marian University Office of Institutional Research, Incoming Class of 2013-14 ).

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