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Advanced Writing in the Disciplines (AWD) : ENG 3003

A guide to online and print resources for Advanced Writing in the Disciplines

Resources for Career Prospects Essay

 

THE BASICS - ACCESSING AND USING LIBRARY RESOURCES


Start at the library's main website.

Use the main search box (Scholar OneSearch) to cast a broad search among many resources. 

Use Subject Guides to identify specilized resources. 

Login to licensed databases from off campus with your myNEU username and password.

 

 

FINDING CAREER INFORMATION

Occupational Outlook Handbook

O*NET OnLine

 

 

FINDING BUSINESS-RELATED ARTICLES, COMPANY, AND INDUSTRY OVERVIEWS

Business Source Complete

Key reasource for authoritative business literature.  Searchable by company and industry also. Includes marketing, management, accounting, finance and economics.

 

FINDING COMPANY INFORMATION

Mergent Online

Access to detailed global company information, including business description, history, property, subsidiaries, officers and directors, long-term debt and capital stock.  Works best with Internet Explorer.

Lexis Nexis Academic

Up-to-date business and legal information; search for newspapers, periodicals, public records, and legal documents. Use the Get Company Information tab to search by company name.

 

FINDING INDUSTRY INFORMATION

NetAdvantage (Standard & Poor's)

 Access to S&P Industry Surveys, Stock Reports, Mutual Fund Reports, Bond Reports, Corporation Records, The Register of Corporations, Directors and Executives, and The Outlook

 

FINDING COUNTRY INFORMATION

EIU Country Intelligence

Contains Country Reports, Country Finance, and Country Commerce. 

 

SEE ALSO

NU LIBRARY'S BUSINESS RESEARCH GUIDE

 

CITING YOUR SOURCES

Citations and Bibliographies

 

INTERLIBRARY LOAN

Request Books and Articles from Other Libraries

 

GET HELP

Librarians are available to answer your questions