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MAN4504 Carlson Ronald Main: Articles

A research guide for Dr. Carlson's Operations Management students.

When to Use Databases

Databases contain online versions of newspapers, magazines, journals, encyclopedias, dictionaries, and book chapters. Since you access databases online, many people think they are websites. They are NOT websites.You must login to gain access to databases because they are proprietary resources leased for use by IRSC students and employees. 

When searching databases, you can be more specific with your keywords for a more precise list of results. You can search within the title, abstract, or full text of the item.

Statistics & Economics

Database Login for Students

The database login screen looks like this.

Your Borrower ID is your student ID.

Your PIN is your 4-digit birthdate (MMDD).

News & Trade

Wall Street Journal

The Miley Library receives the Wall Street Journal in print everyday. You can access the full content of the Wall Street Journal through the Academic One File database, click below and log in to read the paper.


Magazine Articles

Try these online databases to find magazine articles. Remember to choose FULL TEXT when available. Click the Business subject to display the databases listed below.

Need SWOT? Just add the terms SWOT to the name of the company you are researching to find them in Business Source Complete.