and Company Resource Center
Company & industry news linked to electronic reference books. Contains
histories, market shares, rankings, industry surveys, and investment reports. For this assignment, search for articles by keywords.
For this database, and the databases below, begin your search using either "Massachusetts Caritas Christi" or just "Caritas Christi"and other topics of your choice. Because they area associated with a number of hospitals, you may want to search caritas and hospital or caritas and [other keyword]
Full text of over 3,400 business periodicals. This is our largest business
database. It provides our best access to scholarly journals. It also has
special reports, including "SWOT" analysis. Note the "company
profiles" tab, which will allow you to access over 5,000 Datamonitor
Company Profiles. For this assignment search for articles by keywords.
A massive database of full text articles. Strong in the areas of news, law,
and business. Also contains many trade publications.Search the Business tab to find Hoover In-Dept Reports on a company. For this assignment use the "Power Search" option and search for keywords. Limit by years, and select "Major World Publications."
Contains the full text of newspaper articles from over 350 titles. Provides
our only source of electronic access to the Wall Street Journal. Use the advanced search with keywords of your choice.
Other Periodical Databases
Indexes scholarly literature. Strong in the areas of medicine, engineering,
the sciences, and business. Provides relevancy rankings based on the citation
patterns of the articles. Sources are linked to UMD Library electronic
holdings via "Find It." Results can be limited by date range.
This is a Key Source, and first best place to search.
EBSCO MegaFile EBSCO MegaFILE's subject strength is its wide
coverage, providing indexing and fulltext for scholarly journal
articles on every topic, in addition to general and popular magazines
and business-related periodicals.
FEDSTATS -- official statistical information available
to the public from the Federal Government. Use it to track economic and
population trends, education, health care costs, aviation safety, foreign
trade, energy use, farm production, and more. Access official statistics
collected and published by more than 100 Federal agencies without having
to know in advance which agency produces them.