Do you get around to doing your research at 3 a.m.? Do you
prefer to work in your pajamas? Do you live off campus – way
off campus? Then you’ll be glad to know that HPU’s
libraries have five new databases that can be accessed – on
or off campus – by computer. Check them out!
The Datamonitor Business Information Center provides profiles
on 10,000 companies, 2,500 industry profiles from more than
50 countries, 700 SWOT company analyses, and 150 industry
All are constantly updated. Reuters Business Insight provides
senior-level business intelligence and management reports on
Mergent Online provides detailed financial information on active
and inactive companies: 15,000 U.S. companies and 20,000 non-U.S.
companies in 100 countries. This includes up-to-the-minute
news, real-time SEC (EDGAR) filings (for U.S. companies), archival
financials, company histories and descriptions as well as current
and historical annual reports.
Literature Resource Center features access to more than 230
literary journals; 38,000 critical essays; plot summaries and
from more than 4,300 literary works; biographies on more than
122,000 authors; and links to 5,000 authoritative, related
Web sites. It also includes the Merriam-Webster Encyclopedia
with 10,000 definitions of literary terms. New and updated
material is added continuously.
PsycARTICLES (available via EBSCOhost) provides full-text articles
on issues in all areas of psychology. It contains more than
32,000 articles from 40 journals published by the American
Association and nine more published by allied organizations.
Coverage spans from 1987 to the present.
More research databases are coming; check the “Libraries” tab
on Campus Pipeline.