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Resources Overview

This guide will provide access to a wide variety of resources. Select from the following links to perform a specific search or locate information to start your research....

Search for articles in trade publications, peer-reviewed or scholarly journals.

This guide has links to resources which focus on job hunting , interview techniques and writing resumes. Provides direct access to databases with career and internship information.
Company Research
BoardEX, Hoover's, NetAdvantage, LexisNexis Company Dossier, ReferenceUSA.

Country Watch, Country Studies, International Financial Statistics (IFS), World Development Indicators (WDI).

ReferenceUSA, Social Explorer, U.S. Census Bureau, U.S. Statistical Abstracts.

Mergent Horizon, NetAdvantage (Industry Surveys), Plunkett Research.
Gartner Core Research,, SRDS Media Solutions, Plunkett Research.
The Economist, Financial Times, New York Times, Wall Street Journal and more.


Avoiding Plagiarism

This guide contains resources intended to provide practical tips for students on how to avoid plagiarism and to also answer some common questions regarding the topic.

The guide contains the following sections:

Current Database Trials

 Morningstar Investment  Research Center 

This semester-long trial will end on May 15, 2014. 

Morningstar® Investment Research Center offers public, corporate, and academic libraries real-time access to comprehensive data and independent analysis on thousands of investments, spanning mutual funds, stocks, exchange-traded funds, and closed-end funds.


    RMA Statement Studies

    RMA Annual Statement Studies - Financial Ratio Benchmarks 2012-2013

    Definition of Ratios

    Sample Financial Ratio Benchmarks

    Note: The most recent edition of RMA Annual Statement Studies is available in the UH Libraries main library. You will need your CougarCard in order to retrieve it from the Service Desk, restricted to in-library use only for 2 hours.

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