Research Guide for

ENGC 2102 Business and Technical Writing (Reid)


Business Journals

BrowZine - Business
Browse through the Business Journals. You can select subcategories if needed. They are sorted by journal ranks (the more prestigious journals are listed first). Note: Many journals have embargo periods which limits when we can access the newest articles. These are noted by a lock symbol. Contact a librarian if you would like access to one of the articles with that symbol. 


Business Databases

Business Source Premier
Articles from business journals and magazines, company profiles with SWOT analyses, and industry reports.

Business (Gale OneFile)
Articles from business newspapers and trade publications on accounting, economics, finance, and marketing.

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Access Databases from Off Campus

Off-Campus Access Info
In order to access databases and other Library resources from off campus, login with your StarID and password when prompted.  Off-campus access to library databases is only available to current Normandale students, staff, and faculty.


Cite Your Sources (APA)

APA Quick Guide (PDF)
A guide to APA citation format based on the 7th edition of the APA Publication Manual.

APA Formatting and Style Guide (OWL at Purdue)
A comprehensive guide to APA formatting and style (7th edition). See examples of APA formats for papers, References lists, in-text citations, footnotes, and more.

Cite your Sources (MLA)

MLA Quick Guide (PDF)
See MLA citation examples for the most common types of sources (9th edition).

MLA Formatting and Style Guide (OWL at Purdue)
This website offers examples for the general format of MLA research papers, in-text citations, and the Works Cited page. Uses MLA 9th edition.