EBTM Subject Gateway

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Gale Encyclopedia of E-Commerce more information

Overviews of key concepts, organizations, and individuals in e-commerce (both B2B and B2C). Examples:  Groupon, mass customization, search engine optimization, and Steve Jobs.

Encyclopedia of Operations Management more information

In the Reference Collection on the main floor of Cook Library
call number:  REF HD38.5 .H55 2012

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Business Source Complete (EBSCO) more information

Articles from newspapers, trade publications, magazines, and scholarly journals on all aspects of business, including e-business, technology management, MIS, project management, quality processes, operations, and supply chain. Includes industry profiles and company SWOT analyses.

Factiva more information

Contains business and world news, as well as company information

LexisNexis Academic: Business & Industry News more information

Business news and trade publications; science and technology stories; selected business/finance blogs.

Wall Street Journal more information

Articles from the Wall Street Journal.

Note: Does not include tables from paper edition.  To view the WSJ in paper/microfilm, including tables, visit the Periodicals Desk, 2nd floor.

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FAITS - Faulkner Advisory for IT Studies more information

Contains hundreds of technology reports that keep up with the critical issues, emerging trends, products, services, and trends in the IT industry. Coverage includes IT infrastructure, telecommunications, wireless technology, data networking, convergence, security, the internet, and technology vendors.

Plunkett's e-Commerce & Internet Business Almanac more information

REFERENCE HF5548.325 .U6 P58

Company profiles, industry trends, and statistics in e-Commerce.

NOTE: Ask at the Cook Library Reference Desk (main level) to access the CD-ROM version of Plunkett's.

ReferenceUSA more information

 Information on 24 million U.S. companies, including contact information and financial data. Particularly useful for smaller companies.

Standard & Poor's NetAdvantage more information

Information and analysis on companies, industries, bonds, and mutual funds/ETFs. In-depth coverage of Computer (Consumer Services & the Internet, Networking, Software, etc.) and Telecommunications industries.

Value Line Investment Survey Online - Standard Edition more information

Information and analysis on companies and industries from an investment perspective. Several hundred publicly traded technology and e-commerce companies are covered and rated. Concise analyses of industries, including e-Commerce, Entertainment Technology, Wireless Networking, etc.

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Business Source Complete (EBSCO) more information

Articles from newspapers, trade publications, magazines, and scholarly journals on all aspects of business, including e-business, technology management, MIS, project management, quality processes, operations, and supply chain.

To limit to scholarly journal articles, check the Scholarly (Peer Reviewed) Journals box before or after you search.

ACM Digital Library more information

Journals and conference papers from the ACM. Be sure to use the Advanced Search.  Or, browse by subject in the Guide to the Computing Literature.

IEEE Digital Library more information

Online access to 17 Computer Society magazines and transactions and a growing body of conference proceedings from 1997 to the present.

EconLit (EBSCO) more information

Research on economics from scholarly journals, books, dissertations, and working papers. Covers economic aspects of topics such as e-commerce and technology adoption and R&D.

SSRN: Social Science Research Network more information

Preeminent site for working papers and abstracts in the social sciences, including e-business, e-commerce, and information systems. Many papers downloadable free of charge.

Google Scholar more information
Google Scholar enables users to search for scholarly literature from a wide variety of academic publishers, professional societies, repositories and universities. Use Google Scholar to find journal articles, peer-reviewed papers, theses, books, technical reports and preprints on the web.
Scopus more information

Delve into the literature on your topic through citation searching with this multidisciplinary scholarly database. Journal analytics also available.

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ebrary Academic Complete more information

An e-book database covering more than 220 academic disciplines, including books about e-commerce, innovation, MIS, project management, logistics, and quality.

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American Society for Quality more information

News and blogs, glossary, and information on quality methodologies. From ASM, publishers of Quality Progress magazine and creators of the Baldridge Award. Some areas of the site are members-only. (Cook Library provides free full-text access to current issues of most ASQ journals--check our Journal List for links.)

BitLaw.com more information

Information on intellectual property and Internet law. From law firm Beck & Tysver.

Center for Education & Research in Information Assurance and Security more information

Resources for researchers, students, educators, and practitioners. Multidisciplinary approach considers technical, legal, economic, and educational issues in the field. From Purdue University.

CIO.com more information

News, research, and analysis targeted at senior IT executives. From the publishers of CIO Magazine.

ClickZ more information

Digital marketing & advertising news, commentary, and statistics. Includes Search Engine Watch. From Incisive Interactive Marketing LLC.

Cybercrime.gov more information

News, policy information, and representative cases relevant to cybercrime. From the Computer Crime & Intellectual Property Section of the U.S. Department of Justice.

Ecommerce-Guide.com more information

E-commerce resources including news, FAQs, product reviews, market research, and glossary. From Jupiter Online Media.

Emarketer more information

News, reports, and statistics on e-Commerce. Some information is fee-based.

E-stats: Measuring the Electronic Economy more information

E-Commerce research and data from the U.S. Census.

Experian Hitwise: Data Center more information

Weekly stats on search engines/SEO, website traffic, and e-commerce. The Reports page is also worth checking out (requires free registration).

Information & Communication Technologies (OECD) more information

Statistics, working papers, and country guides.

INFORMS (Institute for Operations Research and the Management Sciences) more information

Resources for management, practitioners, researchers, educators, and students. From the world's largest professional society in Operations. Cook Library subscribes to several journals published by INFORMS: check our Journal List for links.

Global Technology Forum (Economist Intelligence Unit) more information

Guides to doing e-business in 69 countries.

Knowledge Economy (Development Gateway) more information

Addresses the digital divide and broader knowledge divide between advanced and developing countries. Content submitted by members from over 130 countries.

Marketing Charts more information

Constantly updated site with market share charts and rankings. Particularly strong in e-business, mobile, and media industries.

Pew Internet & American Life Project more information

Reports, trends, and statistics on U.S. Internet usage and policy.

PMFORUM more information

International news, standards, and events in the field of Project Management.

Techweb.com more information

News and analysis on topics such as the mobile market, networking, and security for IT managers. From CMP Media, publisher of InformationWeek and other IT trade publications.

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Last revised: February 24, 2014