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Business Research Guide: Home

This guide highlights core print and electronic Library resources in the area of Business and it links to relevant web resources. Use this guide as your starting point, come to the library or Ask a Librarian for more resources and further help.

Welcome to the Business Research Guide


This guide is intended to help you find:

  • Resources for the study of Business
  • Encyclopedias, books, journal articles, news sources and other
  • E-resources, print resources, and trustworthy Internet sites and resources

            Use the tabs to navigate through the pages of the guide.


Getting Started



Step 1: Identify and Develop your Topic
            Decide on the topic you would like to study. Try to answer the what, why, who, where and when questions in relation to your topic

Step 2: Find Background Information in Reference SourcesDecide on the topic you would like to study, specify the issues, time frame, people involved, places. Or, try to answer the what, why, who, where, and when questions in relation to your topic. 

Step 3: Find out what has already been written on your topic in Books and Articles.


Step 4: Consider other types of materials that might support your research

            For more thorough research, go beyond books and articles to find  Company Information,  Industry Information, and                                     Business in Lebanon


Step 5: Cite your sources correctly

Need Help?

Reference and Instruction Librarians help you search and find information using library and internet resources.

         Call ext: 2620/1 or 2659