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What are Research Guides?

Research Guides are online tools created by librarians to help you get started with research. The guides on this page can help you identify the best resources and strategies for finding articles and other information sources for a specific subject or course.

Human Development & Consumer Sciences Resources

Resources Overview

This guide will provide access to a wide variety of resources. Use the following links to start your research....

Contents:

  • Articles, Databases & Journals: Resources that contain popular, trade and scholarly business publications.

  • Company Research Resources: This guide provides resources for locating information about a company's financial position, structure and competition.

  • Demographics: Current and historical census information resources.

  • Industry Research Resources:  This guide provides resources for locating information about an industry's outlook and trends.

  • Market Research: Market research reports, market share, rankings and consumer behavior.

  • New Resources: Direct links to the Economist, Financial Times, New York Times and Wall Street Journal.

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: