New Library Resources

Beginning Fall 2013, the Bailey Library will offer numerous new resources for students and faculty:

1. A new One Search engine to cross-search almost all of the library’s resources: database e-journals, e-books, library catalog books and media items, etc. You can limit your search results by different criteria including subject discipline. Please use the One Search box on the library homepage.

2. New subscriptions to online Scientific American & Scientific American Mind. You have access to the most current rolling 4 years to the present. For example, in 2013, you can access 2009 forward. In 2014, you can access 2010 forward, etc. These e-journals can be accessed:

a. Through the library’s E-Journals List.
b. Through the library catalog.

3. New business databases accessible on the library’s database webpage :

a. Business Decision
This database enables you to research consumer market data, demographic data, and market segmentation data for various addresses, zip codes, etc.

b. Business Insights: Global
This database helps you research companies, industries and economies around the world, including data sets and charts as well as case studies.

c. Demographics Now
This database contains the demographics of geographical areas, and allows you to research individuals and businesses and creates market research lists and reports.

d. Gale Directory Library
This database includes Business Rankings Annual and Ward’s Business Directory of Private and Public Companies in Canada and Mexico, etc.

e. Legal Forms Library
This database contains thousands of federal and state legal forms, including general business and litigation forms and an attorney directory.

4. New business e-reference titles in Gale Virtual Reference Library:

a. Encyclopedia of Global Brands
b. China in the Next Thirty Years
c. Toward An Innovative Nation
d. Economic Reform & Institutional Innovation
e. Business Leader Profiles for Students
f. Business Plans Handbooks
g. Gale Encyclopedia of E-Commerce
h. Gale E-Commerce Sourcebook
i. Encyclopedia of American Industries
j. Encyclopedia of Emerging Industries
k. Gale Encyclopedia of Global Industries Encyclopedia of Emerging Markets
l. Gale Business Insights: Handbook of Innovation Management
m. Gale Business Insights: Handbook of Investment Research
n. Market Share Reporter: Trends Over Time

If you have further questions, please don’t hesitate to contact our librarians at libs1@wccnet.edu.

Have a wonderful semester.

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