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ARTICLES

EBSCOhost 
Find peer-reviewed articles and articles from over 20,000 reputable periodicals for all your courses. Search one or multiple databases from 30+ multidisciplinary resources.
Alumni access is available to selected databases.
Create an EBSCOhost account

Lexis-Nexis 
Comprehensive source for newspaper articles, company research, and legal cases for business, law and career research

ProQuest ABI/INFORM Global
Access to the Wall Street Journal from 1984 to the present and over 3,000 business publications. Also includes profiles
for 60,000+ companies and their executives.


BUSINESS RESOURCES

IBIS World
Obtain detailed industry and market research reports from over 700 industries

Plunkett Research Online
Another major source for market trends and industry statistics

Business Plan Handbooks
Extensive collection of Business Plan samples. A business plan template is available to download


TECHNOLOGY RESOURCES

Faulkner's FACCTs
Telecom industry reports including product and vendor profiles.

IEEE Explore 
Access to some of the world's most important publications in electrical engineering, computer science
and electronics published by IEEE (Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers) and its partners.

Safari Books
Leading eBook library of leading technology books.


BOOKS 

Catalog
Locate and request books or DVDs from any DeVry University Library. Includes searching for eBooks from eBrary, EBSCOhost and Safari Books Technical collection.

Books 24/7
Find an excellent title in the areas of engineering, business, finance, IT, government, and wellness from this versatile e-Book library.

eBrary
More than 70,000 titles in all subject areas from 2004 to the present. Subject areas include the sciences, humanities, social sciences, business, health sciences and engineering and technology.

Skillport
Self-paced training courses from the DeVry portal in business, desktop, and IT skills, as well as health, safety, and legal compliance.

Please note: This redirects you to the portal. After clicking the link, students should select Complimentary Courses from the Merchandise tab
on the right side. Staff should select Complimentary Courses from the Staff Tools tab.


REFERENCE DATABASES

Britannica
The classic encyclopedia with inbuilt dictionary and thesaurus

Credo Reference
Search 500+ reference books simultaneously from any location

Oxford Art Online
Access to Grove Art Online, Oxford Companion to Western Art, Encyclopedia of Aesthetics

Standard Rate & Data Service
Database works best with Internet Explorer.  It is a collection of data media buyers need to connect with media sellers.
It began with covering newspapers, magazines and billboards, and as new media channels spring up we bring them
into our database. Now includes radio, TV, direct marketing, the internet, online video, even tablets in the last two years.

Statistical Abstract of the U.S.
Online it is 1400+ individually indexed tables (with attached spreadsheets), both searchable and browsable. 
Use the Abstract as a convenient volume for statistical reference.

Statistical Abstract of the World
The Statistical Abstracts of the World is a growing collection of the statistical abstracts from many countries.
These statistical abstracts are generally issued by the national statistical offices of foreign governments and
contain country-level data not easily found elsewhere. Global and regional statistical compendia issued by
international organizations are included

AccessPA
Library resources provided by the Commonwealth for Pennsylvania residents
PA public library card is required for access.


IMAGE DATABASE

Britannica's Image Quest 
A fully searchable online image database containing two million rights-cleared images from
over 50 collections, including Dorling Kindersley Images, Getty Images,the National Portrait
Gallery of London, the National Geographic Society, Oxford Scientific, etc.


CITATION TOOLS

Noodle Tools

APA Paper Template (click to download)

Citation Assistance Websites:
http://www.bibme.org/
http://www.citationmachine.net/ 



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