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Article Databases

Accounting, Tax & Banking (ProQuest)

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    This database brings together scholarly journals with resources for locating results covering news and topics, as well as the trends and history influencing current accounting and tax issues.

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    Business

Boston Business Journal

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    The Boston Business Journal is the leading source for local business news, research, and events in the Boston area.

    The Boston Business Journal is available courtesy of the Northeastern School of Law Library.

    Detailed subjects: 
    Business

Business Source Complete (EBSCOhost)

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    Indexing and abstracts for the most important scholarly business journals back as far as 1886 are included. Detailed author profiles for the 40,000 most-cited authors. Searchable by company and industry also. Includes marketing, management, MIS, POM, accounting, finance and economics.

EconLit (EBSCOhost)

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    The American Economic Association's electronic database and the foremost source of references to economic literature. The online heir to the Journal of Economic Literature (JEL), EconLit is a reliable source of citations and abstracts to economic research dating back to 1969. Links to full text and ordering options

Emerald Journals

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    Scholarly research journals in social sciences including business, information science, management, marketing, economics, information technology, and more.

Entertainment Industry Magazine Archive 1880-2000 (ProQuest)

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    An archival research resource containing essential primary sources for studying the history of the film and entertainment industries, from the era of vaudeville and silent movies through to 2000.

    Core US and UK trade magazines covering film, music, broadcasting and theater are all included, together with film fan magazines and music press titles.

Entrepreneurship (ProQuest)

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    This database has content that ranges from journals, dissertations, working papers and conference proceedings to guides, templates, forms, sample business plans and tips from entrepreneurs in a variety of formats - from video to downloadable Word and Excel files, as well as text and PDFs.

    Detailed subjects: 
    Business

Factiva (Dow Jones/ProQuest)

Jointly funded by the University Libraries and the D’Amore-McKim School of Business.
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    Includes access to the Wall Street Journal, Barron's, and hundreds of other international newspapers.

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    To limit your search to Wall Street Journal articles only, append sc=j to the end of your search.  For example:

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Global Commodities (Adam Matthew Digital)

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    Global Commodities: Trade, Exploration & Cultural Exchange brings together manuscript, printed and visual primary source materials for the study of global commodities in world history. The commodities featured in this resource have been transported, exchanged and consumed for hundreds of years; they helped transform societies, global trading operations, habits of consumption and social practices. These original sources will help scholars to explore the history of fifteen major commodities and to examine the ways that they have changed the world.

    Detailed subjects: 
    Anthropology, Economics, History

Global Issues in Context (Gale Cengage)

Courtesy of the Massachusetts Board of Library Commissioners and the Massachusetts Library System.
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    Global Issues in Context offers international viewpoints on a broad spectrum of global issues, topics, and current events.

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Harvard Business Review (via EBSCOhost)

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    Written for upper level management, the Harvard Business Review presents analysis of management problems and helpful commentary on advanced thinking and practice in all fields of management and administration.

    Detailed subjects: 
    Business, Economics

JSTOR

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    A trusted digital archive of academic journals and other scholarly content. Most journals include extended historic backfiles and not current issues. Arts and Sciences collections 1 thru XV are available, plus the Life Sciences collection, and Business III.

    The Northeastern Library also purchases individual e-book titles from JSTOR.  The books are available chapter-by-chapter as PDFs.

    Arts and Sciences IV content is available courtesy of the Northeastern School of Law Library.

Law360

Law360 is available courtesy of the Northeastern School of Law Library.
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    Up-to-date legal news focusing on business law, useful for research on high-stakes litigation and high-profile legislation, as well as lawsuits against major corporations.  Also includes legal job listings.  From Lexis-Nexis.

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    Business, Law, Regulatory Affairs in Drugs, Biologics, and Medical Devices

LexisNexis Academic (now Nexis Uni)

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    LexisNexis has introduced Nexis Uni, which will replace LexisNexis Academic in 2018 and is now available for use.

    Up-to-date business and legal information is the strength of the LexisNexis Academic service. It allows you to search for newspapers, periodicals, public records, and legal documents, often within 24 hours of publication, and in some cases going back 20 years. Most documents are available in full text.

    If you experience problems printing from Lexis Nexis, try one of these solutions:

    • Download the article to PDF.   Open and print the PDF.
    • Use the browser print button instead of the Lexis-Nexis built in button.
    Detailed subjects: 
    Business, Government, Law, Political Science

MideastWire

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    A daily newsletter of concise, translated briefs covering some of the key political, cultural, economic and opinion pieces appearing in the media of the 22 Arab countries, Iran and the Arab Diaspora.

    Detailed subjects: 
    Business, Economics, Government, International Affairs, Political Science

Nexis Uni

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    Nexis Uni features more than 15,000 news, business and legal sources from LexisNexis. 

    Legal: 

    • Bill tracking at the federal and state levels.
    • U.S. federal court decisions and tracking, including Supreme Court decisions dating back to 1790
    • Massachusetts Supreme Judicial Court cases and Superior Court Trial Orders
    • Canadian cases
    • International Court of Justice filings
    • Law reviews

    Business and Financial:

    • Dun and Bradstreet Reports
    • Guidestar reports for charitable nonprofits
    • Hoover's Company Reports

    News:

    • Associated Press, PR Newswire, and other wire services
    • Thousands of newspapers
    • International professional and trade press (text only, no images)

     Most documents are available in full text.

    Detailed subjects: 
    Business, Government, Political Science

ProQuest Entrepreneurship

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    This database has content that ranges from journals, dissertations, working papers and conference proceedings to guides, templates, forms, sample business plans and tips from entrepreneurs in a variety of formats - from video to downloadable Word and Excel files, as well as text and PDFs.

Regional Business News (EBSCOhost)

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    Coverage of more than 80 regional business publications covering all metropolitan and rural areas within the United States.

    Detailed subjects: 
    Business

SAGE Journals (formerly: Sage Premier Journals Online)

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    Find articles in journals published by SAGE.

Sloan Management Review (MIT)

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    A business journal that bridges the gap between management research and practice, evaluating and reporting on new research to help readers identify and understand significant trends in management. Online version includes blogs. Journal articles: 2003 to the present.

    Detailed subjects: 
    Business

Transportation Research Board Publications

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    The books, reports, and miscellaneous publications of the Transportation Research Board cover nine general subject categories: planning, administration, and environment; design; materials, construction, and maintenance; operations and safety; aviation; public transit; rail; freight transportation (multimodal); and marine transportation.

    Detailed subjects: 
    Business, Economics, Engineering

Wall Street Journal (via Factiva / Proquest)

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    Click on "sources" to limit your results to WSJ articles only:

    How to find Wall Street Journal articles in Factiva

    Detailed subjects: 
    Business

Wiley Online Library

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    Selected journals available in full text, along with the Cochrane Library and reviews of literature in the sciences.

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