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Business (BA): BA105

Rumery BA105

For articles and data on your topic – select an appropriate database.  Search several!

Keyword searches are easy, and you usually get plenty of results because the system/database/search engine will look for your keywords anywhere in the description of the item, website, article, etc. Subject searches or SUBJECT HEADINGS are specific words used by librarians or catalogers to describe the main topics of an item, article, website, etc.

Some main keywords and subjects search strategies for your mini business plan assignment are listed below

entrepreneurship

business planning”

“marketing strategy”

“market research”

competion

 

Searching Databases

 

  1. For data, statistics and information online try the [BA Web Resources] tab and also take a look at the [Statistical Resources] Subject Guide.

Searching the Web

 

Where will you find info once you graduate? http://mel.org/databases

RaiderSearch, GRCC's Library Catalog

Search for books, ebooks, and media in the GRCC Library. Try a [Subject] search for management, corporate culture, or, organizational change

To research aspects of business in a particular country, try a [Keyword] search combining a topic with the country name, marketing Brazil, or, business Europe.