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Business Guide

Welcome to the Business Subject Guide.

Audience: CUW undergraduate business and MBA students

Help Available: please contact librarians with Ask a Librarian or on the Library Tab in the Portal (phone, email, chat)

How to Use: Click a tab for more information.

APA Citation Style Guide

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Different company reports are located in specific business databases.

Use this chart to determine which database has the company report you need for your assignment.

▶️ Video with tips about how to find Company information

Popular Resources

Popular Databases


Search for Books & Ebooks


Watch a tutorial about CUW ebooks  

Wisconsin Business Owners

Company and Industry Research

Find Patents

Browse Books by Topic in the Library

Call number Subject
HB-HC Economics
HD Industries & Labor
HD 62.7 Small Business
HE Industries & Labor
HF Commerce & Marketing
HF 5717 Business Communication & Writing
HG Finance
HJ Public Finance
KF 871 United States Commercial Law

Trying to determine if an article is published in a  peer- reviewed journal?

  1. Click on the journal title in the database record to open the journal’s page (you may have to click a more or show all link to see peer-reviewed status):

Journal page in database

2. Check the journal’s website for a description of the
editing process. This will also appear inside a paper issues or volumes of the journal.

editorial guidelines from the journal's website.

News Websites

Business Newspapers & Magazines

Trade Magazine/Journal (definition): periodical with news, trends, and information for people working in a particular profession or skilled trade.

Watch a video tutorial about trade magazines

Search for More Titles

Public Opinions

Market Research

    • Consumer Buying Guides: Collection of books about buying habits of age groups and for specific products or services.

Business citations usually use either Chicago Style or APA Style. Check with your instructor on the style you should use for your course.

Note: links are provided as information sources only. The library does not check citations.

Students can request help with citations through the CUW Writing Center

Video Tutorials

Click on the video and the CC icon for captions.