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Business Management: Articles/Databases

Recommended Databases for Business Journal Articles

Virtual Chase: Company Information Guide

Intended as a site to assist persons in the legal profession perform business research, this is another good site for links to company information and guide to doing Legal Research.


Business research from journals, trade publications, market research reports, dissertations, and working papers.

Business Link North Carolina

An archival database of older scholarly journals in the humanities, sciences, and social sciences. This is a full text database, and contains complete backfiles of core journals starting with first issues, many of which date back to the 1800s. Most titles published within the last 2-5 years are not included.

Canadian Business & Current Affairs Complete (CBCA)

Articles spanning Canadian agriculture, business and economics, education, government and politics, health sciences, history, literature, medical sciences, social sciences, and more, including scholarly content.

Canadian Newsstand Complete

Over 300 Canadian newspapers from Canada’s leading publishers, including the complete available electronic backfile for most newspapers, providing full access to the articles, columns, editorials and features.

Hoover's Company Profiles

Information for over 40,000 companies, including company overview, industry information, leadership and historical financials.


In-depth business information on companies in North America, United Kingdom, Europe, Asia-Pacific as well as emerging markets, with the ability to search for companies by name, by geography or across industries.

ProQuest Accounting & Tax Database

National and international information on the financial services industry, including banking trends, products, companies, issues and operations.

ProQuest Banking Information Source

National and international information on the financial services industry, including banking trends, products, companies, issues and operations.

ProQuest Entrepreneurship

Information for entrepreneurs and researchers that includes business start-up plans, video clips, journals, business cases, and more.

Lexis-Nexis Universe

CQ Press

CQ Researcher Online

CQ Weekly


Inter-Library Loan - Articles

JCSU does not have the articles you need, you can request it via Interlibrary Loan (ILL).

Here's what you do:

  1. Go to the library's home page

  2. On the right-hand side of the page, click on "Online Interlibrary Loan Request"

  3. Scroll down to the part of the form that says "Use this section to request a book"

  4. Fill out as much information as you can about the book you need (author, publication date, publisher, ISBN)

  5. Submit the form

Processing time varies, depending on our workload and that of the lending library. Books do tend to take longer than articles; except 1-2 weeks before you get your material.

Questions? Call Brandon Lunsford

Archival Services Librarian

(704) 371-6741 or -6738


Business Magazines/Periodicals


Business News, Stock Market & Financial Advice

Black Enterprise


Information for chief information officers and other IT leaders.

Many articles available on the magazine website. Full-text also available from LexisNexis

Articles, blogs and other information for those starting businesses.

Fast Company Magazine

Magazine focused on innovation and change.

Financial Times




Aimed at entrepreneurs.