Research guides are one of the tools that can help you get started. Compiled by librarians with subject expertise, these guides—freely available online—organize selected resources to help you identify credible sources of information on a specific topic. Sources of information include print, subscription databases, open access resources, research tips, and more. Some of our most popular business research guides to date are Guide to Business History, Doing Company Research, and our Business & Economics Research Advisor (BERA) series.
In the past nine months, Business Reference Services has identified current business topics of interest and generated new guides as well as updated old guides. We invite you to have a look.
New research guides:
Business Applications of Drone Technology: Innovation and the Use of Unmanned Aircraft
Published December 15, 2017
“Lean In”: A Guide to Resources about Women in Business and the Workforce
Published February 1, 2018
Storyville: A Resource Guide to Sources about Commercialized Vice in Historic New Orleans
Published February 8, 2018
The Business Applications of Pharmacoeconomics: a Guide to Resources (BERA)
Published March 15, 2018
Corporate Social Responsibility (CSR): Resources for Research
Published June 1, 2018
International Business and Economics: Sources of Information
Updated November 29, 2017
Census Connections: Congressional District Data (BERA)
Updated November 21, 2017
The Colonies in America: Commerce, Business, and the Economy: The Local Perspective (BERA)
Updated February 20, 2018
Best wishes with your research!