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Here you can find access to business related databases, journals, books, and links to professional and scholarly websites.

About This Page

This guide provides links to some of our key business resources and databases, as well as a selection of business news and blog feeds. Also included are tools and help for research projects and how to access them. 

Please explore the tabs at the top of this guide and don't hesitate to contact us if you have any questions. Here are some examples of how I can help the business students and faculty at Columbus State. 

Contact the Business Liaison:

Alison Cook


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  • bankruptcy
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Suggested Subject Headings

When using an EBSCO database to search subject terms, change the "Select a Field" option to indicate "SU Subject Terms." Place quotation marks around your subject terms as indicated above.


  • business enterprises
  • business models
  • business planning


  • business process management
  • industrial management
  • innovation management
  • personnel management
  • risk management in business




  • branding (marketing)
  • brand image
  • business communication
  • marketing management
  • marketing research
  • marketing research and public opinion polling
  • marketing strategy
  • social media in business


  • business ethics
  • servant leadership
  • strategic planning

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