Business

Business Source Complete (EBSCOhost)
This resource contains over 3,000 full text business journals. Over 1,500 of these journals are scholarly peer-reviewed titles. This database also provides indexing and abstracts for key scholarly business journals as back as 1886.
Business and Economics Video Online
Note: This collection has been consolidated into VAST: Academic Video Online by the publisher. Click here for details.
Business and Economics Video Online includes case studies, documentaries, interviews, biographies, lectures, and instructional videos. Subjects covered include marketing, sales, finance, macro and microeconomics, personnel management, logistics and operations, strategy, negotiations, theory, cross-cultural issues, social media marketing, ethics, project management, leadership, and entrepreneurship. This resource is part of the VAST: Academic Video Online collection.
  • Access restrictions:Available to SWOSU students, faculty, and staff on and off campus.
Business Book Summaries (EBSCOhost)
Get comprehesive, yet concise summaries of the best business books available. Abstracts, extended summaries, and reviews give you key business insights in less time.
  • Access restrictions: Available to SWOSU students, faculty, and staff on and off campus.
Computers and Applied Sciences Complete
This resource covers the research and development spectrum of the computing and applied sciences disciplines. It contains collected knowledge on traditional engineering challenges and research, and is a resource for research concerning the business and social implications of new technology.
Films on Demand
FoD provides instant access to over 5,500 streaming educational videos covering a wide range of subject areas. You can watch these videos on any computer with high-speed Internet access. The library has the complete FoD collection, including Business & Economics, Health, Humanities & Social Sciences, and Sciences. Create a personal FoD user ID to save playlists with your favorite videos and video segments.
  • Access restrictions: Available to SWOSU students, faculty, and staff on and off-campus.
  • Full video
First Research
Locate trends, forecasts and more for over 200 industries. This is a great resource for preparing for job or internship interviews. Each industry report includes: overview, competitive landscape, products and operations, sales and marketing, recent developments, business challenges, trends and opportunities, executive perspective, interview preparation questions, financial analysis and industry forecast.
  • Access restrictions: Available to SWOSU students, faculty, and staff on and off campus.
Glassdoor
Glassdoor provides a growing database with millions of company reviews, CEO approval ratings, salary reports, interview reviews and questions, office photos and more. This information is shared by employees of the companies profiled in the Glassdoor database. Users may also browse job listings and use Glassdoor to facilitate connections with employers and employees using Facebook.
  • Access restrictions: None
Hoover's Business Information
This resource provides comprehensive company profiles containing company overviews and histories, including some coverage of private companies. Use Hoover's Online to find product/brand name listings, competitors, officer names and salaries, product segmentation data, subsidiaries, and financial data, including access to annual reports and SEC filings.
  • Access restrictions: Available to SWOSU students, faculty, and staff on and off campus.
LexisNexis Academic
LN Academic provides searchable access to a wide spectrum of full-text information from over 5,600 sources, selected to meet academic research needs, including:
  • National and regional newspapers, wire services, broadcast transcripts, international news, and non-English language sources
  • U.S. Federal and state case law, codes, regulations, legal news, law reviews, and international legal information
  • Shepard’s Citations for all U.S. Supreme Court cases back to 1789
  • Business news journals, company financial information, SEC filings and reports, and industry and market news
  • Access restrictions: Available to SWOSU students, faculty, and staff on and off campus.
  • Full text and index
National Newspapers Core (ProQuest)
This database includes the full text of the following newspapers:
  • Christian Science Monitor
  • Los Angeles Times
  • New York Times
  • New York Times Book Review
  • New York Times Magazine
  • Wall Street Journal
  • Washington Post
See this title list for detailed information, including coverage dates for each newspaper (Excel file).
  • Access restrictions: Available to SWOSU students, faculty, and staff on and off campus.
  • Full text and index
Regional Business News (EBSCOhost)
This database incorporates 75 full-text business journals, newspapers and newswires covering all metropolitan and rural areas within the United States. Included in this database are Arizona Business, Business North Carolina, Crain's New York Business (and other Crain Communications editions), Des Moines Business Record, Enterprise Salt Lake City, Fort Worth Business Press, Orange County Business Journal, Westchester County Business Journal, etc.
Small Business Reference Center (EBSCOhost)
Provides up-to-date information on topics related to starting a company, operations management, sales, and growing or rescuing a business.
Standard & Poor's NetAdvantage
NetAdvantage is a comprehensive source of business and investment information, offering online access to Standard & Poor's independent research, data and commentary on stocks, bonds, funds, and industries. Click here to take a tour of NetAdvantage and explore its features.
  • Access restrictions: Available to SWOSU students, faculty, and staff on and off-campus.
Statistical Abstract of the United States (ProQuest)
This resource is a comprehensive summary of statistics on the social, political, and economic organization of the United States. Use the Abstract as a convenient statistical reference and as a guide to sources of more information both in print and on the Web. Click here for a quick guide to using the Statistical Abstract.
  • Access restrictions: Available to SWOSU students, faculty, and staff.
VTC | Request an account
First-time users must request a VTC account. Use the Virtual Training Company's video tutorials to learn the latest tools and techniques in office productivity applications, programming, operating systems, digital media, web design, and software development.
  • Access restrictions: Available to SWOSU students, faculty, and staff on and off campus.
  • High speed internet connection required for video content.
  • Maximum number of simultaneous users: 15

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Environment Complete
This resource offers deep coverage in applicable areas of agriculture, ecosystem ecology, energy, renewable energy sources, natural resources, marine and freshwater science, geography, pollution and waste management, environmental technology, environmental law, public policy, social impacts, urban planning, and more. Full text for hundreds of journals and over 200 monographs is included.
GreenFILE
This resource offers well-researched information covering all aspects of human impact to the environment. Topics covered include global climate change, green building, pollution, sustainable agriculture, renewable energy, recycling, and more.
  • Access restrictions: Available to SWOSU students, faculty, and staff on and off-campus.
LearningExpress Library
LearningExpress Library offers skill-building interactive courses in math and English, software (including MS Office and Photoshop), as well as hundreds of online interactive practice tests for several types of exams, including graduate school entrance exams (such as the GRE, MCAT, PCAT, and others), civil service positions, and U.S. citizenship.
  • Access restrictions: Available to SWOSU students, faculty, and staff on and off campus.
LISTA with Full Text (Library, Information Science, and Technology Abstracts)
This database provides wide coverage of librarianship, classification, cataloging, bibliometrics, online information retrieval, information management and more from journals, books, research reports, and proceedings. It contains full text for more than 270 journals and indexing for hundreds more.
Salem History
Online access to many Salem Press history references, including the Decades in America series, Historical Encyclopedia of American Business, Encyclopedia of American Immigration, the Great Events from History series, the Great Lives from History series, and the Milestone Documents series.
  • Access restrictions: Available to SWOSU students, faculty, and staff on and off campus.
  • Full text