USEFUL ONLINE RESOURCES
@Brint A widely encompassing access point for anyone seeking a broad range of online resources from leading business publications and academic sources.
American Accounting Association Provides information on accounting topics arranged by different sections such as research, practice, education, etc. The sections, "Accounting Education" and "Links & Other Organizations," are particularly useful to students and instructors.
Advertising World Maintained at the University of Texas, Advertising World bills itself as "the ultimate marketing communications directory" for professionals, students, and teachers, featuring the most extensive collection of advertising-related links on the Web.
AICPA Online Maintained by the American Institute of Certified Public Accountants, AICPA Online provides a searchable collection of accounting information.
Annual Reports Online Offers information and instruction on how to locate annual reports of companies.
Hoover's Online Offers free, select information in its "capsules," covering over 12,000 companies in the US and the world. The capsules include every publicly listed US company traded on the New York and American Stock Exchanges, as well as the NASDAQ.
Knowledge @Wharton Prepared at the University of Pennsylvania's Wharton School of Business, this resource for general business information allows viewers to access articles based on research conducted at Wharton and a variety of other sources. The papers are posted to 14 sections, and the site has its own search engine.
Small Business Administration This site contains a wealth of information for both students and entrepreneurs. Included are SBA forms, publications, laws, regulations, reports, online workshops, statistics, frequently asked questions, shareware programs, and loan information for starting, financing, and expanding a business.
Thomas Register of American Manufacturers Searching is free once one registers. Access is provided to 155,000 US and Canadian companies.
The following works are in the Galveston College Library:
| Adams Cover Letter Almanac
|| HF 5383 .A26 1996
| Accounting Reference Desktop
|| REF HF 5657.4 .B7195 2002
| Anatomy of a Business Plan
|| HD 30.28 .P5 2001
| Business the Ultimate Resource
|| REF HF 1001 .B84 2002
| Complete Guide to Home Business
|| HD 62.38 .S67 2000
| Contemporary Management
|| HD 31. J 597 1998
| Entrepreneur Magazine :Encyclopedia
| REF HC 102.5 .A2 .H35 1997
| Hoover's Handbook
of American Business V. 1 & 2
| REF HG 4057 .H66 2002 2 vols.
| How to Buy and Sell Everything
|| HD 58.6 .W86 2003
| The Office Professional
|| REF HF 5547.5 .O344 2003
| What Color is Your Parachute
|| HF 5383 .B56 2004
For help finding other sources, please ask at the Reference Desk.
Last Updated April 22, 2010
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