Business & Careers

Business and Career Resources

Free Online Resources for Investors
Free Online Resources for Investors - A comprehensive list of free online investment resources provided by the library for anyone with a library card. Explains each website and what it offers for investors. (PDF File)
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Morningstar is a financial research database with information and newsletters on markets and investments. In addition to financial news and information, Morningstar also offers tutorials and educational materials.  Free access in the library, card required offsite.
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LearningExpress Library offers exam preparation for high school equivalency, college admissions, and occupational guidance and certification. 
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credo logoCredo is the ultimate general reference resource for researchers at any level. Includes books on economics, management, The Essential HR Handbook, The Essential Performance Review Handbook, and The Essential Workplace Conflict Handbook.
EBSCO Business Source Complete includes searchable cited references provided for more than 1,300 journals, detailed author profiles for the 40,000 most-cited authors in the database, and full-text journals in all disciplines of business.

ProfessionalDevelopmentCollection_Masthead_WebProfessional Development Collection - Nearly 520 high quality education journals and more than 200 educational reports.
EBSCO Regional Business News provides full text for more than 80 regional US and Canadian business publications (including titles from Crain Communications).
EBSCO Small Business Reference Center contains more than 450 full-text reference books and nearly 400 full-text periodicals that provide detailed “how-to” instructions to address small business topics, such as buying and selling a business, managing employees, writing a business plans, understanding legal information, a business and much more.
EBSCO Vocational and Career Collection provides full-text coverage for more than 340 trade and industry related periodicals.
texsharenewEbook_CentralProQuest eBook Central - More than 122,000 eBooks are available for browsing, searching, and downloading.  Includes books on business management and economics.
no librarycard newac-earthAcademic Earth - huge array of academic options to student from traditional to contemporary studies. They provide online degree courses on Accounting, Entrepreneurship, Finance, Management, Marketing, Negotiations.
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CareerOneStop is the main career website sponsored by the United States Department of Labor. It is free to use to search for jobs, obtain career/training information, and access on-line tools and resources.
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digitalcommonslogoDigital Commons Business - the largest subject repository of open access scholarship available.  Includes articles on Business Administration, Finance, Management, Law, and more.
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econbiz-logo-px2EconBiz - offers access to business- and economics-related literature, a calendar of scholarly conferences, a virtual reference desk, and more.
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gcflearnfreeGCF Learn Free - Looking to advance in your career? Embarking on a new one? Use these lessons to plan your career, apply for jobs, balance work life, and get the training needed to succeed in today’s marketplace. 
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Glassdoor offers free reviews of companies and CEO's, official salaries, and even actual interview questions all provided by employees and former employees of the companies themselves. The site also offers a job aggregator with a search function to find open positions at thousands of companies.
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ONET (or Online Information Network) is a free database sponsored by the United States Department of Labor where users may research information, and determine skills, on a wide variety of occupations.

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