Grüß Gott to our students in Switzerland! I want you to know that even though I am physically and temporally somewhat far away, you should still feel free to call on me for assistance with any research for your classes. Our online resources are extensive and top-of-the-line, and accessible, obviously, everywhere and at any time. The library is no longer a static place, we are an anywhere and anytime resource!
To find financials for a particular company try OneSource and/or PrivCo:
To find financial ratios (especially averages or comparisons to the overall industry), try the following:
If you need to find current news...
Here are your best bets for business news, first, and then articles, in the order in which I would try them:
If you need to find scholarly articles on accounting topics, these are the databases to try:
Note: don't be put off by the "Science" in ScienceDirect: this database includes all the journals published by Elsevier, a premier scholarly publisher, and include Finance, Accounting, Economics, etc., as well as science topics.
Almost all of our journal subscriptions are now accessible online.
To see if we have access to a specific journal online, put the name of the journal (or Keywords from the title - change the radio button option) - into the search box below:
The resources provided here are my "best guess" for what you might need. And it may be that everything you need is supplied to your by your professor, no need for library resources at all. But if there's something else you need, please let me know, and together we will improve this resource guide!
Here are a few tips to for researching: