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Management 3301

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    • Management 3301 September 13 th – 2007 Dr. W. Tymon Presented by Dan Overfield – Falvey Memorial Library
    • Library Contacts Our reference office is Located in Bartley Hall Room 2008
    • Tips and Guides
    • Company Analysis
      • Public Companies
        • Much data is readily available as it must be reported
      • Private Companies
        • More difficult to locate specific information. Results vary.
    • Print
      • Ward’s Business Directory
        • HG4057 .A5577
      • Dalton Philadelphia Metro Business Directory
        • HF5065.P4 D3
      • Hoover’s – A guide to private companies
        • HG4057 .A28617
      • Dun and Bradstreet’s
        • Various
    • Electronic Resources
      • Databases
        • Most are available via the web from any location
        • Villanova pays for access to these resources
      • Websites
        • Freely available information that anyone can
        • access from the web.
        • Evaluate the credibility of your resource.
          • http://finance.yahoo.com/ is useful.
    • Databases Company Research
      • Lexis-Nexis
          • Company Dossier, information on public and private companies.
      • Mergent
          • Public companies, world wide
      • Valueline
          • U.S. Public Companies, analyst reports.
      • Morningstar
          • Public Companies, analyst reports.
      • Business Source Premier
          • Articles about, and Datamonitor Reports.
      • Market Insight
          • U.S. Public Companies and Industry Reports.
    • Bloomberg
      • Available only in the Applied Finance Lab in Bartley Hall.
      • Endless supply of company financial information including corporate actions, affiliations, and historical data.
    • Others
      • ABI/Inform
        • Articles in full text including the Wall Street Journal
      • Marketline
        • Datamonitor reports for companies as well as industries
      • Many other sources exist – Just ask and a librarian can address your concern.
    • Citations
      • Attention to detail matters. It is critical that you cite your sources correctly.
      • Ask a librarian if you have any questions on this matter.
      • http://www.library.villanova.edu/research/srch.htm - This is our online reference guide on citation styles/formats
    • Questions
      • Ask me now or call me later. Email me too, or make an appointment with the appointment scheduler …
      • It is our job to help you conduct your research. Take advantage of this service.