Business Reference Resources

Library Databases for Business Research

In any EBSCO database, you can select multiple databases to search at once. For research on a particular sector, select one or more of the business databases below plus a database on that topic: for example, to research the restaurant industry select also Food Science Source.

Books and Ebooks for Business Research

Books on Business Operations

See our New Venture Guide for curated collections of books on starting up, marketing, and operating a business

Search IvyCat

The best way to find books on any topic is to search in IvyCat. This will search all our book collections - print, online, and audiobooks - using standard author and subject key words. You can also search within each database, and browse their particular subject categories. Recommended books databases are listed below.