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Sharpen Your Searching Skills Using Business Source Premier

Business Source Premier covers most business and management topics including accounting, banking, economics, finance, international trade, marketing, and public administration. It contains the full-text (or abstracts) of articles from 8,000 scholarly and professional publications, academic journals, and trade magazines. The database also includes profiles of the world's 10,000 largest companies, reports for over two thousand industry sectors, and hundreds of country risk and economic reports.

Business Source Premier allows keyword and Boolean searching of many fields including company name, ticker symbol, product name, geographic location, and NAICS industry code. Business Source Premier also offers deep back issue coverage of 200 titles, non-journal content such as country reports and company profiles, an extensive thesaurus, and a wealth of international sources.

David Brisendine, a professional trainer from EBSCO Host, will lead workshops for faculty and students on how to use this resource most effectively.

Seating is limited and a minimum of 20 attendees is requested for each session. To register, please call Libraries Administration at 732/932-7505 or send email to

Securing this resource was another step in the Libraries fulfillment of A Bridge To The Future: The Rutgers Digital Library Initiative, the Libraries long-range plan. Users may access Business Source Premier from the front page of the Libraries website ( through IRIS or from the Indexes & Databases Web pages.

Monday, October 11, 2004
10:00 a.m. - 11:30 a.m.
Paul Robeson Library
Electronic Classroom, lower level

New Brunswick / Piscataway
Tuesday, October 12, 2004
10:00 a.m. - 11:30 a.m.
Archibald S. Alexander Library
Electronic Classroom,
Scholarly Communication Center, 4th Floor,
College Ave. Campus

Tuesday, October 12, 2004
2:00 p.m. - 3:30 p.m.
Library of Science and Medicine
Electronic Classroom, 3rd Floor
Busch Campus

Wednesday, October 13, 2004
2:30 p.m. - 3:50 p.m.
John Cotton Dana Library
Electronic Classroom, lower level

Posted August 23, 2004; Sept. 23, 2004