This guide was created in January 2019 for Prof. Vogel's SOBA 205 students. It highlights resources that will help you locate sources for your assignments in this class. If you need help finding, evaluating, or citing sources, Ask a Librarian.
Each industry has a unique code, called a NAICS code. If you know the NAICS code for the industry you are researching, it will be very easy to find information about your industry and companies in that industry.
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Find academic journals, business magazines, and newspapers, including the Wall Street Journal. Also includes country information and statistics, company profiles, industry reports and market research reports.