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Business Canvas (Entrepreneurship) Course LibGuide

Learn to use Western Library Resources for business research.

Library Business Databases and Tutorials

Business Insights: Global Database

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Business: Insights (Gale)

  • search for companies, industries, case studies, and comparison charts
  • find detailed company, country, and industry profiles
  • locate analyses of economies, companies and industries
  • look up financials and investment reports
  • research SWOT reports
  • locate market share reports
  • research company histories (global)
  • industry research essays
  • find case studies
  • research scholarly journals
  • look for business news for deep research coverage of global economies
  • locate graphing and data-conversion options
  • watch business executive video interviews and lessons for deeper insight into issues and decision-making.

Video Tutorials: Business Insights: Global

Vertical two-sided arrowWatch the 6-minute video above for an overview of using the new updated Gale Business: Insights database. For a more comprehensive video tutorial, check out all or parts of the two videos below.

Business Databases by Gale

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Find business articles from newspapers, magazines and academic journals. 

Business Databases from (EBSCO)

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Find articles, economic reports, company profiles, industry reports, and videos from business publications in areas such as marketing, management, accounting, and finance.


Use the database MasterFile Complete for articles about business developments and trends:

  • trade magazines 
  • business newspapers  

EBSCOhost Tutorials

Nexis Uni Database

Nexis Uni logoFind credible sources related to business and legal topics. Access local, regional, and national newspapers, magazines, and journals, as well television and radio broadcasts. Search state and federal legal cases, statutes, and Supreme Court decisions. Locate business information on millions of U.S. and international companies, and their top executives. 


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