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Find Background and Basic Economic Information
Recommended Databases and Websites
(from the U.S. Council of Economic Advisers) Gross Domestic product, employment, money stock, consumer prices, interest, etc.
U.S. Bureau of Economic Analysis
Statistics and reports on key national and regional aspects of the U.S. economy.
Latest national and international business news, stock market prices, currency rates, industry trends, and small business information.
Business finance, stock market, quotes, news, mortgage rates, and more.
Recommended Reference Books and Subject Introductions
Call Number: HB171 D26 2007
Publication Date: 2007
Available in Print at the Library.
How to do Research in College
How to do Research Guide
Includes tips on searching databases, finding scholarly sources, evaluating resources, and citing sources.
Virtual Library Orientation
Get an overview of the Library Resources and an interactive introduction to conducting research.
Bess & Frank Gladhill Learning Commons Hours and Location
Using Wikipedia for Academic Research
Wikipedia can also be a helpful tool for finding background information on your topic. The video below helps explain how to use it best.
GREAT TIP: Use these same techniques when looking at articles from Library Databases.
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