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Lexis Nexis Academic
Provides full-text access to a wide range of news (national, international, regional, business, legal, and foreign language), business (company financial news and information, accounting, auditing & tax information, industry and market news), and legal (law reviews, federal case law, state legal research) sources. It also features news transcripts, the U.S. Code, Constitution & Court rules, state and country profiles, medical abstracts, and reference & directory sources.

MarketLine Company Profiles
Recently rebranded from Datamonitor to MarketLine company reports cover both U.S. and foreign companies in a wide range of industries. Typically reports are 15-20 pages and provide a description of the business, company history, key personnel, products and services and competitors. Datamonitor industry reports are available from ReferenceUSA and OneSource

Mergent Online
Provides 15 years of detailed financial statements for international and U.S. companies. Enables customized viewing and output to retrieve company reports and financials into software applications such as Word, Excel or Adobe, and enables accurate cross-border searches using a variety of financial and text variables. Also provides access industry and country profiles.  LIMITED TO 4 SIMULTANEOUS USERS.

Morningstar Investment Research Center
Best known for performance and financial data on mutual funds, Morningstar Investment Research Center is also a great source for company data and analyst reports.

NetAdvantage (Standard & Poor's, Capital IQ)
Standard & Poor’s NetAdvantage is a comprehensive, professional source of proprietary analysis on industry trends, corporate activities, and investments. For non-business students, the service includes a Financial Education section with tools for understanding personal finance.

Directory with US private and public company reports. Also includes household data.

  Other Bible translations

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  Chicago Manual of Style Online
The 16th edition of the standard style manual used by writers and editors of scholarly books and journals.
Available online and in print. For a quick introduction watch the online tutorial A Brief Introduction to the Chicago Manual of Style.
Use the Chicago-Style Citation Quick Guide for easy reference.

  Web Tutorial: Chicago Manual of Style

  Research and Documentation Online 5th Edition
Provides resources for finding and documenting sources in the humanities, social science, history, and science. Also includes sample papers, tips for evaluating sources, style manuals, and a glossary of research terms. 

 Useful Reference Books

  Finding Books About the Bible in the Library

  Books of the New Testament & Commentaries

  Books of the Old Testament & Commentaries

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Scholarly Outreach / Theology Librarian
Falvey Library, Villanova University
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Villanova , PA , 19085
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 Customer Analysis: Investment Management

ESRI Business Analyst Online
Business, consumer and marketplace geographic analysis tool.  .Access courtesy of the Department of Geography & the Environment. For access create a public account, using your Villanova email account and email linda.hauck@villanova.edu to request Business Analyst Online group access.  Look for an email from ArcGIS Notification to confirm the invitation (check your junk folder as it may land there).   Account administration may take up to 3 days.

MRI+ University Internet Reporter
MRI (Mediamark Research & Intelligence) provides data on consumer demographics, psychographics, product usage and media exposure. Data is gathered through a national survey. Advertising and marketing professional use it to identify target audiences for their products and services. To access you MUST register with your Villanova email address and create a password. It is CASE SENSATIVE. Our license agreement PROHIBITS QUOTATIONS from Mediamark data in ANY PUBLICATION.

Investment Company Institute (ICI)
"The Investment Company Institute (ICI) is the national association of U.S. investment companies." Browse the research tab for in-depth statistics and analysis on investors and retirement.  Do not skip this site!

Pew Internet & American Life
Independent research on the social impact of the internet.

Provides marketing reports for many industries and demographic reports on a variety of age groups. Documents are formatted as Adobe Acrobat or PowerPoint files.

Mintel Reports
Mintel's published market research has been helping leading businesses achieve their goals for over 30 years. As a globally recognised market analyst, Mintel produces hundreds of reports into European, UK-specific and US consumer markets every year. Each report that Mintel publishes provides a unique overview of a market's dynamics and prospects, giving you the knowledge to devise informed and profitable marketing strategy.  DO NOT USE IE6


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