Subject Guide - Business


EBSCOhost is a database that provides full-text articles from scholarly journals, newspapers, magazines, encyclopedias, dictionaries, and trade publications. Within EBSCO, you may choose to run a search through all of the databases, or select the database(s) you want.

Academic Search Elite
Academic institutions worldwide depend on this database as their core resource of scholarly information. Academic Search Elite contains full text for more than 2,100 journals. Nearly 150 journals have PDF images dating back to 1985.

E-Book Academic Collection (EBSCOhost)
Among the 175,000 multidisciplinary eBook titles, 22,953 e-books will be accessible to the user with information relevant to the research needs.

E-Book Collection (EBSCOhost)
Among this collection, you may browse the category of Business & Economic to find resources covering topics on business. You may also search by keyword to find specific topics of interest.


This database hosts full-text, digital versions of books and academic journals primarily in the Humanities and Social Sciences. There are also journals in the hard sciences.

JSTOR journals or books can be browsed by Subject. You may also search using keywords in the standard search bar or by using the advanced search function.


Gale Academic OneFile connects the information you are looking for with tools that make discovery fast and easy. You will find this premier periodical resource that provides millions of articles from scholarly journals and other authoritative sources with extensive coverage in key subject areas. Journal articles and books can be searched by the subject “Business.”

Gale OneFile: Entrepreneurship
Gale OneFile: Entrepreneurship provides insights, tips, strategies, and success stories for business schools and entrepreneurs. You will find scholarly journal articles and books, and other authoritative sources with extensive coverage in key subjects when searching with keywords relevant to your topic of interest.

Gale OneFile: Business
Gale OneFile: Business contains full-text coverage of all business disciplines, including accounting, economics, finance, marketing, management and strategy, and business theory and practice. You will understand the activities of companies and industries worldwide through leading business and trade publications, which are updated daily. Complementing these titles is a selection of international, U.S., and regional news publications.

Tennessee Electronic Library (TEL)

Tennessee Electronic Library provides the full list of databases by subject. TEL hosts a wide range of content including magazines, scholarly journals, podcasts, videos, e-books, test prep materials, federal census records, and more in every subject imaginable. TEL also connects searchers to results from a multitude of databases through the use of a powerful search engine tool that can be found under “All Resources.” The main page of TEL also has a basic search engine that connects searchers directly to articles and eBooks with keyword searches.

You may go to “All Resources” and search “Business” in Gale OneFile to find the information about “Business.”

Or you may select from any of the following databases to search from:

Coverage of all business disciplines, including accounting, economics, finance, marketing, management and strategy, as well as business theory and practice.

Business Insights: Essentials
Provides in depth coverage of businesses, including company profiles, industry profiles, products and brands, financial reports, company rankings, histories, and full-text periodical articles.

Economics And Theory
Provides academic journals and magazines focusing on topics in economics and related fields with an emphasis on titles indexed in the American Economic Association's EconLit bibliography.

Get insights, tips, strategies, and success stories from academic journals and magazines.

Entrepreneurship: Gale Business
Covers all aspects of starting and operating a business, including accounting, finance, human resources, management, marketing, taxes and more.

Small Business Portal at
-U.S. government portal for American businesses, exporters, and entrepreneurs. Helps businesses find the right tools, funding, services and information quickly and easily to help them at all stages of their business, from starting up to going global. Audience: Public, Business
- Discover thousands of government programs and tools on:

- Business financing, tax credits and loans, grants and government contracts up for bid (U.S. and overseas)
- Intellectual property protection (patents and trademarks)
- Laws & regulations including the new health care laws
- News, success stories and how-to articles
- Licenses & permits
- Business events and training
- Resources for different business owner types, from veterans to women to tribal businesses.

Access World News: NewsBank

This database provides access to newspaper articles from around the world. The search tools on this site allow you to pinpoint articles about your topic by geographic region, publication, date, and more.

It provides Hot Topics for faculty and students with an easier path to locating topics of interest related to current global issues, events and people for personal and course research.

It provides you with suggested search topics in a range of fields. Choose a broad topic (e.g. Business and Economics) and subtopic (e.g. Business type. . .), and Access World News will search for recent articles in that area.

InfoBase: World News Digest

This is a database that contains six separate sub-databases: African-American History, Issues & Controversies, InfobaseBooks, CREDO Reference, Today’s Science, and World News Digest.